Sleep grayed out in Windows 7

I was using the sleep feature a lot on my Windows 7 laptop. But after a fresh install (with MDT2010), de sleep button was grayed out, thus unavailable!

sleep grayed out

After some searching, the Standard VGA adapter got my attention. MDT hasn’t installed my videocard driver properly (or I forgot to select them, whatever Winking smile ).

standard vga card drivers

Installed the drivers for my nVidia Quadro:

videocard drv

After a reboot, this looks more like it:

video drivers installed

The sleep feature is available again!

sleep feature available

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