Hibernating enables faster bootup times coupled with the power savings of a complete power-off. However, many computers do not support Linux hibernation and so it is not enabled by default in Ubuntu 12.04 and 12.10.

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How to enable hibernate on Ubuntu 13.10? [duplicate]

Something I usually do after installing Ubuntu is reactivate the hibernation function. I find it quite useful to function for the more energy concious. Typically, I'd complete the instructions in ...
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Wi-fi goes out after my computer suspends

First off, in 13.10, there is no hibernate option in the power setting. And even then, when I change the setting they don't stay saved like they did in 13.04. But my main problem is when I wake my ...
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Hibernation is still missing from menu in 13.10 after enabling via polkit. How to enable?

I know that since 12.04, we need to add a policykit rule to enable hibernation (see question How to enable hibernation? and the Official Documentation). I can successfully bring my laptop into ...
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Hibernate option doesn't appear in the shutdown menu(s) [closed]

In 13.04, I enabled hibernation by following these instructions: You can also enable the hibernate option in the menus. To do that, use your favorite text editor to create ...
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Can I safely use suspend/hibernate during an upgrade?

How will the upgrade progress react if I put the computer to sleep or hibernate it meanwhile upgrading? Right now it's downloading packages, if I close the lid, take the computer to work and start it ...
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Swap not available on System Monitor

I had a swap partition of 1GB (RAM 1GB, Ubuntu 12.04 lts). Now swap is not shown on System Monitor neither can I hibernate my pc (sudo pm-hibernate). blkid output: /dev/sda1: UUID="B8B4FBB1B4FB706C" ...
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How to assign a shortcut key to send my system into hibernation?

I want to assign a shortcut key for the Hibernate functionality. I have Fn + F11 for hibernation in Windows, but it's not working on Ubuntu. It's getting in sleep mode instead. I've also tired ...
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How do I block GRUB from appearing when resuming from hibernation?

When my computer boots up after being shut down, GRUB has a timeout. I want the same behavior after waking up from hibernation. Any ideas how to accomplish this? EDIT: here's a clarification of the ...
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Hibernate possible after 12.04? [duplicate]

I can't hibernate. I always thought it was, because my first system on the hdd was 11.04 and I updated to 12.04. After a couple of months i now decided to install 12.04 freshly, to be able to ...
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Error mounting HD

I've got 4 HD, 1 SSD for the system and 3 SATA HD for data. I had some problems with Windows and I decided to format my system HD (without partitions) and install just Ubuntu. I've installed Ubuntu, ...
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Wifi doesn't work after hibernate but DOES work after suspend

I run Ubuntu 13.10 (though on 13.04 situation was the same) on Thinkpad E125 laptop I have very common problem - there were no WiFi after suspend. I've googled the problem and find solution that ...
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enable hibernation for HP Pavilion dv6 laptop with Ubuntu 13.04

I am a new Ubuntu user, having set up my HP dv6 to dual boot Ubuntu 13.04. I found to my horror that closing my laptop and putting in my backback is extremely dangerous - by default closing the lid ...
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Disabling touchpad after suspend/resume

There are several questions about disabling touchpads on laptops on this site, but none of them seem to quite answer my question. I want to disable my touchpad (I've done that bit) and keep it ...
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dual boot: Windows 8 session lost after Hibernate/Sleep

The problem I'm experiencing is losing the Windows 8 session after sleep/hibernate. When resuming the session I would expect to load directly into Windows, however the GRUB bootloader displays. At ...
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What will be the power backend for (K)Ubuntu 13.10?

I have Kubuntu 13.04 installed. KDE uses powerdevil to manage hibernate/sleep, which in turns seems to use pm-utils backend. pm-utils is unmaintained, and broken at this point1. For example, I had to ...
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Disable hibernation

As simple as it sounds I cannot disable hibernation. I have disabled any GUI option to disable hibernation but my acer aspire one has decided to start hibernating after an hour. When I first ...
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How to hibernate laptop when it overheats

I was wondering If I could set the same behavior as windows 7 do in the laptop when it overheats, it hibernates. Hibernation (from ubuntu) works fine, after I re-enabled it. Would it be possible to ...
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x220 shutdown turns into reboot

So first off, I did try this, and many more: Lenovo X220 reboots instead of shutting down powertop->Tunables->Runtime PM for PCI*" entries are all marked as "Bad" cat ...
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Can a script resume after computer comes out of hibernation?

I kept a perl script running and then forgot it and hibernated my laptop running Ubuntu. When I restarted it, the script was seen to be running (pleasant surprise!). Is this correct behaviour or did ...
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Enable hibernate in Ubuntu 13.04 - editing hibernate.pkla doesn't work [duplicate]

How do I enable the hibernate option. Editing hibernate.pkla doesn't work. I did the following - $ sudo gedit /var/lib/polkit-1/localauthority/50-local.d/hibernate.pkla [Enable Hibernate] ...
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Hibernate Ubuntu 13.04 Lenovo X1

I understand that the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 ultrabook supports hibernation, however I cannot work out how to get it working. I have already created a swap partition. I tried to run sudo pm-hibernate, but ...
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Can't resume after hibernation

I tried to hibernate using pm-hibernate but when I start Ubuntu again I can't get to login screen.but when i tried to login lightdm keeps restarting and keeping me from login . please help me? I'm ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS suspension and hibernation do not work (possibly solved for the hibernation,0 size of swap partition)

I have had a problem with suspending my computer, since I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS a month ago, dual boot with a Windows 7 system.The "suspend" function does not work.Whenever I suspend my system ...
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Windows 8 will not start

I have Ubuntu 12.04 and Windows 8 installed on my i3 laptop. Suddenly, Windows 8 stopped booting. I tried sudo ntfsfix /dev/sda2 which tells me that could not wake up from hibernate
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Issue with r8711 wi-fi usb after wake up from sleep

I have issue with restore from sleep mode on ubuntu 13.04 Linux 3.8.0-28-generic #41-Ubuntu SMP [25944.029996] video LNXVIDEO:00: Restoring backlight state [25944.304744] IPv6: ...
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I can't boot of Ubuntu OS when my Windows 7 hibernates

I have Ubuntu 12.10 and Windows 7 Home Basic in one machine. After I put my Windows 7 to hibernate and then when I press the power button, instead of loading the BOOT OPTIONS or GRUB screen it ...
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Starting from hibernate switches off the computer

Since a batch of upates installed a few weeks ago, when the system starts from hibernation, after reading the saved hibernation state, on reaching the point that it switches to graphical mode, the ...
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Ubuntu restarts on shutdown/hibernation commands, instead of shutdown

Friends, Whenever I am going to shutdown/hibernate my Ubuntu PC its restarting after completing their process. Mean to say if press shutdown button its shutdown properly and switch off the display but ...
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“sleep” button on keyboard puts computer into hibernate

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04. I changed my shortcut for "Lock screen" to the sleep button on my keyboard. But instead of just locking the screen it puts my computer into hibernation/suspend ...
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Temporarily reboot into Windows while suspending Ubuntu

Is it possible reboot into Windows while suspending (or hibernating) Ubuntu, as opposed to choosing Shut Down, followed by Restart, if I have dual boot? More precisely, I would like to be able to ...
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In Ubuntu 13.04, after the computer sleeps, I lose my wireless connection

After sleep or hibernation, the wireless icon shows no connection. When I click on it I see several wireless networks but not the one that I was connected before. When I click the "Edit networks..." I ...
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Hibernate no longer works

I've enabled the hibernate option and have successfully used it multiple times before, but for some reason when I tried it a few minutes ago, it only locked the computer. Running sudo pm-hibernate ...
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laptop suspend resumes immediately in ubuntu 13.04

I have a lenovo IdeaPad P500 laptop. While running 12.10, it suspended and resumed just fine but after upgrading to 13.04 yesterday, when I suspend it (either by closing the lid or using the "cog" ...
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Hibernation still not available [duplicate]

tried the workaround posted here How to enable hibernation? but not even after rebooting, updating grub or kilall unity-panel-service commands do reset unity but no hibernation is available on "start" ...
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Password not required

I have a password set on my laptop running 12.10 smoothly, but the password requirement on boot from suspend or hibernation has vanished. It is still required for sudoing or boot from full shutdown. ...
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Start application at resume

How do I automatically start an application on resume after suspend or hibernate? The reason I want to do this is because I've created a script to set xinput value on startup application, but after ...
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How to run a script after or before hibernate

I want to run a 4 commands before a hibernate and another 2 commands after update. Is it also possible to arrange the time/squence of each commands,if yes then could you explain how?
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13.04 :: setting up hibernate + encryped swap under full disk encryption

So I recently installed 13.04 and chose full disk encryption (I didn't bother to encrypt home too - seemed pointless), and I'm wanting to encrypt my swap drive, and also enable hibernate so I can be ...
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Use swap for hibernating only

I have Ubuntu 12.10 installed on an SSD with the swap partition on the same disk. Now I want to use the swap partition only for hibernating (not for swapping memory) because the SSD don't like the ...
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Strange behaviour when close the lid of my MBA

I have an MBA and I'm used to close the lid without any problem in OSX. I've installed ubuntu 13.04 in dual boot with rEFit. The problem is that sometimes something strange happens when I close the ...
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xfce4-session segfault, suspend and hibernate not working

I am experiencing some critical bugs during a critical time (finals week) and could really appreciate some life-saving help. I have posted about it at https://bugzilla.xfce.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10068, ...
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Ubuntu can only hibernate once?

System: Lenovo Y500 running Dual Boot Windows 8 and Ubuntu 12.04 For some reason, I can only hibernate 1 time after (re)booting up the system. If I hibernate after the first time, the system goes ...
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Ubuntu not is hibernating when lid is closed

I use Ubuntu 12.04 in my laptop. I'm trying to configure to hibernate when lid is closed. However, not is working. I did the following steps to solve the problem: I enable in ...
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Hibernate not working 13.04: screen flashes / blanks out and locks

I am using Ubuntu 13.04. I face problem in hibernate option. I have created swap disk also enabled hibernate option referring the manual. Whenever I select hibernate the screen flashes / blanks out ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 wake up hibernate suspend black display on Nokia Booklet 3G

Lubuntu 13.04 runs amazing on the Nokia Booklet 3G with a SSD, the only issue I got is the wake up/suspend/hibernate not working properly i.e. the display stays blank or black. Any idea how to fix it? ...
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How to get hibernate button in unity shutdown dialog in Ubuntu Raring 13.04?

I checked that hibernation works on my laptop via pm-hibernate command, and then enabled hibernation. The unity panel menu shows an option for hibernation now, and it works fine. My question here is, ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 doesn't load

I have a problem with Ubuntu on my laptop. My laptop went into hibernation, but I couldn't log back on, I had to unplug my laptop to restart Ubuntu. My boot menu loads normally and shows Ubuntu and ...
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Strange messages when suspending/hibernating

While suspending or hibernating, a terminal is shown. Normally it's blank, but lately it's been showing messages like these: [ 429.276100] i2400m_usb 2-1.5:1.0: device reset on resume: ...
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How to fix Hibernation [duplicate]

I have an IBM thinkpad t42. I ran the hibernation command sudo pm-hibernate but when I startup my computer, I see the windows I had open before but I don't see the mouse and can't do anything or I see ...
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mount a disk where Windows is hibernated [duplicate]

Hi there I want to access the disk where I have windows installed, but I got this error message: Unable to mount 123 GB Volume Error mounting /dev/sda2 at /media/aimad/4E2E4F0C2E4EEC91: ...