How to automatically hibernate Windows 10 if your battery is low

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You probably have a laptop with Windows 10 as the operating system. One of the issues that always generates concern in a laptop is the battery life. Although there are certain tips with which to try to make it last longer, there are times when we cannot charge the computer and the battery runs out. To avoid problems, we have certain options.

One way to put the computer to sleep, but with hardly spending the battery is hibernating. Therefore, we can choose the option to hibernate if we want to leave the computer unused for a while, until we can charge it again. We can even make Windows 10 automatically enter this mode when the battery is low.

It is an extremely useful option, which allows us a good management of the battery in the laptop. At the moment when the battery percentage is low, we can make Windows 10 automatically go into this hibernate mode. It allows us a minimum consumption during this time, which prevents it from running out until we can load it. This is something possible, which only requires certain adjustments on the computer.

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To meet this, we have to check first whether or not the hibernate function is enabled on the computer. This is something that we can do in a simple way in the configuration of the computer. Once inside, we enter the system section. There we look at the options in the left column and click on Start / stop and suspension. We will only have to look for the option to hibernate and activate it, in case it was not already. In this way, we are now ready to start using the function that we have mentioned on the computer.

Hibernate Windows 10 automatically

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En este sentido, We will have to open the Windows 10 control panel first. Once in it, which we access through the search bar on the taskbar, we have to enter the system section and then the Power Options section. In this section we find a series of options, where we must click on the option Choose the behavior of the start / stop buttons, which is located on the left side of the screen.

A new section opens below, where we can configure certain aspects. Here we have to click on Change advanced power settings, where we will see that a new window is displayed. In it we will be able to choose that the system goes to hibernate at the moment when the battery level in it is lower. So that we can have a good battery saving in the computer at all times.

In this section, within the power plan that we have active in Windows 10 at that point, we looked for the battery option. Then we have to display the options within it and enter Critical Battery Level Action. Here is the possibility to indicate the action when the equipment reaches a very low battery level. Of the options that we find within this section, the one that interests us is to hibernate. Therefore, we are going to click on it, so that it is the one that takes effect on the computer.

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In this way, when we are using our laptop, when the battery reaches a critical level, then Windows 10 will save everything that we have open at that moment and will automatically enter this hibernation mode. When the computer is turned on again, then we will have normal access to all these windows and we can continue working. A good way to prevent our computer's battery from running down at a certain time, especially if we can't charge it at that time. What do you think of this trick?


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