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Surface Pro Gen 1, Windows 10, And Sleep Issues ;-(

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Loxodrome

Well, I have a Surface Pro (yes, the origional) and I upgraded to Windows 10.

 

Ever since I went to 10, The Surface wont stay asleep.  I put it to sleep, and close the cover, and throw it in my bag,  And the damn thing is burning hot when I get home.

 

Also in general, My Surface Pro just runs HOT, has a much shorter battery life, and seems to be having bower management issues........

 

Anyone else running old hardware like me?  And are you seeing issues with Windows 10 too??

 

-Jon

 

 

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thelilgeek

Same problem on SP2.... I set to hibernate, good enough for me.

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