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Yes I have windows xp home, when i put it in standby mode,it clears all the icons and then says preparing to stand by, but never gets pass that stage,was working fine, nothing new added to puter


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Generally, this is caused by a software conflict with a driver that loads automatically at startup. troubleshooting is generally pretty simple, but can be time consuming. Click Start, RUN, type MSCONFIG, click OK. This will open the system configuration utility. Click the startup tab, this will show all the items that load at startup. Uncheck all, save and reboot. You will get a pop-up telling you that changes have been made to the startup, check the box telling it not to show this again.\015\012
\015\012Now try standby again. If the system successfully goes into standby, then one of the items in the startup group is the issue. Go back to MSCONFIG, startup tab, re-check 1/2 the items, ok and reboot\015\012
\015\012test again. If system goes into standby, go back and add 1/2 the remaining uncheck items, test again if it will not, go back and uncheck 1/2 of what you checked. Continue this process till you ID the Item(s) that cause the issue, leave them unchecked.\015\012
\015\012Also, update your video driver as Standby is a function of the video driver.
It is suggested that you install windows updates for your system to fix the issue.

here is the link

www.update.microsoft.com
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