Almost all laptops go into standby mode to save the battery charge,when you close the lid.Unlike desktop where you can switch of monitor and continue your downloads , Laptop has only one option i.e closing the lid and it takes the lappie to standby mode interrupting your download.So is there anyway to over ride this rule ??
Yes,by changing power options in your control panel you can do this.Follow the steps below.
- Navigate as follows : Start > Control Panel > Performance and Maintenance > Power Options
- Now click on the advanced tab as shown in the fig below.
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