For systems that include a dock, the system must be able to hibernate and resume when changing from the docked to undocked state or the undocked to docked state. One requirement of this test is that the memory map should not change when docking or undocking the system.

Test details

Associated requirements


See the system hardware requirements.


Windows 8 (x64) Windows 8 (x86) Windows 8.1 x64 Windows 8.1 x86

Expected run time

~10 minutes


Certification Reliability




Running the test

Before you run the test, complete the test setup as described in the test requirements: WDTF System Fundamentals Testing Prerequisites.

The test will do the following:

  1. The test will ask you to dock the system and enable WiFi.

  2. Once the system is docked with WiFi enabled, the system will automatically hibernate.

  3. Once the system has successfully hibernated, undock and turn on the system.

  4. If the system is able to resume properly, the test will pass.


For troubleshooting information, see Troubleshooting System Fundamentals Testing.



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