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Update on: 6 June 2018
Suitable for Microsoft : Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Server 2000-2016, XP, Vista, x64/x32/x86
Don't Sleep is a small portable Windows program
to prevent system shutdown, Standby, Hibernate, Turn Off and Restart.
Especially when old Programs run on Windows-10 or Windows 8.1 / 7. Here's more aggressive power-saving features with new rules.
But not only that, it also prevents login off the computer, and the deactivation of the monitor or activation of the screen saver.
Of course you can also manually disable all the options and then activate again, but with Don't Sleep one can save now many hand moves and also save time! And it's easier than ever.
Apart from the fact Don't Sleep has a timer that allows time control unblock, or shutdown the computer for a specified time.
# Some Features:
► ... Please Sleep Feature in Don't Sleep!
► ... Schedule computer to shut down at a certain time!
► ... Start parameter in Don't Sleep!
► ... set the timer to prevent standby in windows!
► ... From-Tray feature: power off, reboot, log off, restart ...
► ... Don't Sleep don't change the power saving options on the system!
► ... Portable Windows Program!
# For what Don't Sleep?
The reason for the development of the program is that some programs with a longer runtime have not considered this new power-saving features on the windows OS.
You can also manually customize the window power saving features or disable all the options and then reactivate them again, but you can save the time when use Don't Sleep. Don't Sleep can also serve as a general protection if you have started a background service or application and want to prevent turn off of the computer by itself, or other persons ergo accounts.
Don't Sleep has a timer that allows you to disable blocking with a timed manner, or to shut down the computer at a certain time. This is a practical function that prevents the PC to running unnecessarily, since not every PC is equipped with a quality power supply that consumes 1Watt in standby mode.
# How does the program work?
Depending on the setting, Don't Sleep reports to the operating system that it has very important tasks to do if the screen saver is to be activated or the monitor is to be deactivated. Likewise, it notifies the system that it has the highest shutdown priority to prevent other programs from receiving the shutdown command before "Don't Sleep" and thus possibly closing before "Don't Sleep" can intercept it.
The prevent system shutdown, standby, hibernate is suitable for: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows Server 2000, 2008, 2016, Windows XP, Ultimate, Pro, Enterprise, Home, Business, Edition, 64-bit & 32-bit edition
Don't Sleep does not have to be installed and can be executed easily from the desktop, and can be carried on a small USB-Stick or other memory device.
|# DontSleep Versions History|
|New in version 4.51 // 6 June 2018 |
Small corrections in Don't Sleep and customizations for Windows 10/7
Updating of the language files in Don't Sleep!
|New in version 4.44 // 16 May 2018 |
Some small Adjustments in Don't Sleep
Test on Windows 10 Update Build 1804 - 17134 (Redstone 4)
Language Files Update in Don't Sleep
|New in version 4.41 // 29 April 2018 |
Code Signing certificate and update of the language files Don't Sleep
Small corrections and compile due to positive false virus alert on Windows 10, although no virus was present I hope in future less with certificate.
|New in version 4.33 // 7 April 2018 |
Adjustments in the Please-Sleep-Feature and update of the language files in Don't Sleep
|New in version 4.31 // 30 March 2018 |
Separate version for the portable use of DontSleep for Windows 10 and 8.1 (Protected Folder Problem)
Improvements in the timer function, at the end of the time and the switch to standby mode or when shutting down the PC!
Plus language files update in DontSleep
... complete Versions History
|# DontSleep is multilingual:|
Screenshot in Win 10:
| (Image-1) Shutdown, Standby, Hibernate, Turn Off and Restart blocker!
standby, switch, off, mode, shut, down, blocking, prevent, hybridListed at: freeware-guide.com
* Shutdown, Standby, Hibernate, Turn Off and Restart blocker + Please Sleep feature.
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