Power Management Reference
The Windows power management architecture provides a comprehensive approach to power management at the system, device, and component level. Starting with Windows 2000, power management is supported at the system level and the device level. Starting with Windows 8, power management is supported at the component (subdevice) level, in addition to the system level and the device level. For more information, see Implementing Power Management.
This section contains the following topics:
Build date: 12/5/2013