Enable or Disable Hibernation

Working in Windows 7,8 and 8.1

To disable Hibernation in Windows type

powercfg -h off

in an elevated command prompt (prompt with admininistrator rights).

This will remove hibernation.sys file from system drive.

If you want to enable Hibernation, type:

powercfg -h on

Alternative syntaxes are shown in the image above and include:

powercfg /h off

powercfg.exe /hibernate off