Missing Hibernate option in Windows 10/11 Power Options?

Missing Hibernate Option

Is Hibernate option missing from the Power Options in the Control Panel like in the screenshot below?

Missing Hibernate option

Here is a way to restore the missing Hibernate option back to the Power Options.

How to fix it?

Click the Cortana Search box on your taskbar, type cmd, right-click on the Command Prompt and select Run as administrator.

cmd as administrator

Once the Command Prompt is launched, type in the following command to enable the Hibernate feature.

powercfg /hibernate on

Next, run the following command to change the hibernation file type to full.

powercfg /h /type full

powercfg command

Reboot your computer. You should see the Hibernate option show up in the Power Options now.

Hibernate option

Enjoy!

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