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Definitions:

Sleep=Low power mode for electronic devices.

Standby=Similar to sleep, the computer cuts power to all possible devices.

Hibernate=RAM contents are written to storage space and the computer is shut down. When a computer "wakes up," it goes back to where it was before it went to sleep. Restoring a computer from hibernate is faster than booting it up from scratch.

Windows:
Set screen saver to Blank and to turn on after 3 minutes
Turn off Monitor after 5 minutes of inactivity
Turn Hard Drive off after 1 hour of inactivity
Hibernate after 1 hour of inactivity
System standby after 45 minutes or 1 hour

Change your settings for:
Windows XP
Windows 7 or Windows Vista

Settings for Mac OS X:
Set screen saver to turn on after 3 minutes
Put monitor to sleep after 5 minutes of inactivity
Put computer to sleep after 1 hour of inactivity
Put the hard drive to sleep whenever possible

Change your settings for:
Mac OS X

If you need help changing your power settings, please contact ISR Help.