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Click to SLEEP but comes W8 right back on

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    64-bit Windows 10


    Quote Originally Posted by churin View Post
    Yes, I am aware that some other activity other than Magic Packet may eventually wake it up and I saw that happened. My point is why it happens right after manual sleep 100% of the times I try. This never happens before. The situation of other network devices are the same as before.
    Not sure what it could be since all it had listed was the NIC as the wake source.

    You could try unchecking the box and disconnecting or turning off all network devices, then testing to see if it will wake up after connecting each back one at a time to see one may be the culprit.
    Last edited by Brink; 03 Apr 2013 at 22:23. Reason: added quote

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  2. #12


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    W10 Pro/W8.1 Pro/ W7 Ult


    I will post back when it is done as suggested.
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