Laptop Lid Closing Action

Hello Friends, this post going to share with you all that what happens when laptop lid is closed or simply laptop lid closing action. It is really good option to control and saving power at your home or work environment. Follow below steps one by one…

Action Taken After Laptop Lid Closed…

Just follow the below steps for taking action after closing laptop lid and implement this using Group Policy.

First of all, open Group Policy Management Console and then create a new GPO. Freshers can follow link How To Open Group Policy Management ConsoleNow Group Policy Editor is ready to use.

Now, it’s time to configure policy to mention what action should work while user close laptop lid. Right click on this GPO, select “Edit” option displaying on it and go to the below path:

Computer Configuration–> Preferences–> Control Panel Settings–> Power Options–>

Now, on right hand side, right click and select New–> Power Plan (At least Windows 7)

After clicking on this, it opens a new window box. Under very first tab that is “Advanced Settings”, Go to “Power button and lid”–> “Lid Close Action”. Expand this and give the appropriate value or as decided by your management for “On Battery” / “Plugged In”. Now click on “Apply” and “OK” button to save and come out of the settings.

Now get it checked with the user. Hope this blog helps you to configure action while laptop lid is closed.

Thanks.

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