The following steps will assist you in turning off the auto-standby and/or auto-hibernate on your Windows XP.
- Launch the Control Panel
- If you are in Classic View, find the Power Options Icon and Double Click. If you are In Category View, click the Performance And Maintenance and then click on Power Options.
- Under the Power Schemes Tab, set the Standby and/or Hibernate Options to Never.
- Click Apply/Ok and you’re done.