Windows 10: No Sleep Option in Power Menu

Discus and support No Sleep Option in Power Menu in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; I just recently upgraded to Windows 10 and had a host of problems, but this is the latest one. It's a known issue but none of the suggestions on the... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by seandmal, Jul 20, 2016.

  1. seandmal Win User

    No Sleep Option in Power Menu


    I just recently upgraded to Windows 10 and had a host of problems, but this is the latest one. It's a known issue but none of the suggestions on the board have solved it yet. There simply isn't a Sleep option for the computer in Windows 10. I've tried to go and add it like it was just hidden, but it's not an option there either. Is this a graphics/driver issue? I've tried to update the drivers but Windows says these are the latest. How do I put my desktop to sleep?

    :)
     
    seandmal, Jul 20, 2016
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  2. Robdon Win User

    No sleep option under power in start menu.

    Two ways to find sleep option. When Start page is displayed so is a small power icon, circle, found just above the row of lines that open the apps. Clicking on that will include sleep option. The second is right click on the set of windows found on bottom
    left in the task bar in shut down or sign out.

    If these are not working I suggest two things to try.

    One is select command prompt (Administrator) and enter - sfc /scannow and let it run to find and repair errors.

    If that doesn't work then select command prompt (Administrator) and enter - DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image / RestoreHealth. This will run for 20 minutes plus and restore problems on the windows image.

    Some folks have run the first and then second suggestions and found still issues and then once again ran sfc /scannow and this second run fixed the problems.

    Good luck.
     
    Robdon, Jul 20, 2016
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  3. No sleep option under power in start menu.

    Just updated to windows 10 from 7 now I have no sleep option in the start menu. How can I get that back?
     
    Stephen_mx136, Jul 20, 2016
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  4. No Sleep Option in Power Menu

    AmericanPharaoh, Jul 22, 2016
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