How to Enable Hibernate Option in Windows 8

Hibernate option is not visible by default on Windows 8, if we want this feature we need to manually enable it. Hibernation is a power-saving state designed primarily for laptops or notebooks. While sleep puts your work and settings in memory and draws a small amount of power, hibernation puts your open documents and programs on your HDD, and then turns off your computer.

Here’s how to enable hibernate option in Windows 8:

  1. Left click on battery icon, then click More power options

    click on battery icon, then click more power options

  2. click Choose what closing the lid does

    click Choose what closing the lid does

  3. Click on Change settings that are currently unavailable

    Click on Change settings that are currently unavailable

  4. Check Hibernate, Now you will be able to hibernate your Windows 8

    check Hibernate