Hibernate idle timeout

Specifies the duration of time after sleep that the system automatically wakes and enters hibernation.

This settings enables hibernate option on Modern Standby systems. Set the value to 0 to disable the feature.

Aliases and setting visibility

  • Windows provisioning: Common\Power\Policy\Settings\Sleep\HibernateTimeout


  • GUID: 9d7815a6-7ee4-497e-8888-515a05f02364

  • Hidden setting: Yes


The value denotes the number of seconds.

Minimum value

0 (Never idle to sleep)

Maximum value

Maximum integer

Applies to

Available in Windows Vista and later versions of Windows.