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Waking from sleep requires power button (8.1)

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    Waking from sleep requires power button (8.1)


    I don't know how to wake my PC up without pressing power button. There's nothing wrong with doing it this way, it's just inconvenient. Can it wake on key press?

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    Windows 8.1 Pro


    Quote Originally Posted by CaptainAhab View Post
    I don't know how to wake my PC up without pressing power button. There's nothing wrong with doing it this way, it's just inconvenient. Can it wake on key press?
    Devices - Allow or Prevent to Wake Up Computer - Windows 7 Help Forums
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    Thanks. I checked the device manager and the keyboard/mouse was already set to enable it, but then checked in the BIOS and it was disabled.
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