Sleep issues

Forum discussion tagged with Sleep issues.
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    Question Asus UX430UAR will not wake up

    I’ve been having problems with my Asus UX430 laptop since accepting an upgrading to Windows 10 home x64 last autumn. It works fine during the day: I can enter and leave sleep state by closing the lid o hitting the power button o just simply leaving it. However, some mornings (typically the...
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    Question PC reboots when trying to sleep or hibernate

    Hey folks, Hoping someone here can point me in the right direction here. Issue: When I sleep or hibernate on my PC it will reboot after a while (can take 6-12 hours to happen) Solutions tried: Went to Device Manager > System Devices > Intel(R) Management Engine Interface #1 > Power...
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    Question Odd issue where my Dell Precision M6700 Laptop locks up and freezes all Ethernet wired devices in my home (but wireless still works)

    So I, like many others, have multiple hardwired and wireless devices connected to my home Xfinity system (using their modem/router combo). I don't think the issue is with the router and here's why... I have 2 desktop PC's hardwired to the modem. I also have an IP phone system hardwired. I...
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    Question Monitor won't stay asleep. Power light turns back on but screen goes black ?

    Issue: I have set my monitors to turn off after 5 mins, and the PC is set to "never" sleep. At five minutes the monitors will turn off and sleep, and the monitor indicator light will turn orange (sleep state), but only for a few seconds. After a few seconds the indicator light will turn white...
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    Question Desktop PC sometimes does not wake up from sleep mode ?

    I have a new Desktop PC running Windows 10 that 1 out of 3 times does not wake up from sleep. the PC kind of turns on but the monitor stays off and nothing works so i have to force a shut down. i have tried turning ON/OFF fast boot and hybrid sleep but it's just the same.
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    Question Random Sleeping Issue

    Hello, I recently began having an issue where my monitor would not detect a signal, and I would have to restart my PC. I uninstalled and reinstalled drivers, and the AMD Radeon Software. I checked my windows power settings, and everything is set to never. I changed the cable that I plug into my...
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    Question Laptop shutdowns automatically

    Hi, So I have this problem with my laptop where it shutdowns automatically when not in use. I've set the power settings (Both 'plugged in' and 'battery') to "Turn off display - 20min" and "Put the computer to sleep - Never". The display turns off after 20 min which is right, 8 minutes after...
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    Question Computer keeps going to sleep or shutting down while active

    So a couple months ago now my computer started going to sleep in the middle of a game, video or anything else I might have been doing. I'm at wits end trying to even troubleshoot what might be the problem. As of now I've upgraded my computer with a brand new MoBo, CPU, and memory, I've hooked up...
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    Question Strange issue, screen goes black and unresponsive keyboard and mouse lights go out but all the leds in the computer remain the same.

    So the issue I'm having it that my screen goes black and unresponsive almost randomly. (Sometimes before I even get to the log in some times a few minutes after.) When it goes black the LEDs on my mouse and keyboard also go out but my computer LEDs all stay the same. All running processes stop...
  10. Darkness_Val

    PC wont go to sleep, reboots instead

    I'm at my wits end. I formatted my storage like 5 times now, I reinstalled Windows 5 times, and even updated the BIOS as well. I also factory reset Windows and uninstalled all drivers, games, EVERYTHING on the PC. I've been out of a PC for quite some time now due to an (or what I thought it was)...
  11. Question Use this device to wake the laptop from sleep greyed out

    Hi, I recently bought a wireless mouse(not Bluetooth) for my laptop. I am unable to wake it from sleep using that mouse. option to achieve that is greyed out.
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    [SOLVED] Freeze during boot / no POST

    I have a bizarre problem, my PC runs just fine, but problems occur when booting or waking up. Say, it's pretty much 50/50 whether the system will boot normally, or will it power up but not even POST. Similar issue when waking up from sleep mode, but less frequently. Maybe 20% of the time the...
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    [SOLVED] Laptop screen won't turn on after sleep

    Hi, I'm experiencing an issue with my laptop (Acer Spin 5, 15 inch with nvidia GTX 1050 4gb gpu). Specifically, when I leave the latop for a little while plugged into the wall, it will go into sleep mode but will not turn the screen back on again and doesn't react to anything. I can hear the...
  14. unicorn2015anahiem

    Question Display randomly turn itself back on , system is set to ' Never '.

    I have a problem with my pc.... In Power Options , i have set my Display to turn off after 3 minutes of inactivity , which it did.... but at random interval, it will turn itself back on... without touching mouse and keyboard.... which is strange... Windows is set to ' Never ' in Power Options...
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    [SOLVED] Power button for sleep works only once after reboot

    I'm encountering a strange issue where the power button, which is set to sleep the computer, works only once after a reboot but then stops working. So basically: reboot, press power button, PC sleeps, press power button, PC wakes, press power button, does nothing. Reboot, repeat. Weird thing...
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    Question Unexpected PC shut down (several attempts to fix)

    Back in 2016 I built my first computer and it worked without issue until just recently. I noticed that it would randomly be off when I came back to work on it, and would not power up unless I removed the power cord for a few seconds. Sometimes the computer would shut off while working on a...
  17. iridium117

    [SOLVED] After computer goes to sleep, refuses to respond.

    So basically my computer has been having this issue where I'll let it go to sleep, but it won't respond to waking up afterwards. Here's what happens: I'll walk away and go to bed or work etc. I'll come back and it appears the computer is still running (i.e. running fans, HDD light occasionally...
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    [SOLVED] Computer will not go into sleepmode or it will sleep but can't wake up properly

    So this just happened out of nowhere, I am a fan of putting my computer into sleepmode if I know I will get back to it within 30 min or so (otherwhise I shut it down). Situation 1: What happens when I click SLEEP or when it goes into sleep after 20 min is: Turns off monitor, keyboard, mouse...
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    [SOLVED] Cpu dosen't go idle, stay in locked multiplier. Sleep issues. Asus M5A99X Evo r2.0 fx-8350

    Hi I have a prob, that probably cause by the OC (22x, 4.4Ghz It could go higher but the socket temp is stupidly high, 68-70 when core barely hit 50 °C). Normally when I change the multiplier in other mobo, the cpu still go idle. I have turned on every power saving mode, put power phase...
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    [SOLVED] I put my computer to sleep and now I can't start it back up.

    I put my computer in sleep mode while working on homework, and I later tried to wake it with mouse/keyboard but it failed to start back up. I pushed the power button and it didn't shut down, so I held it down for a hard shutdown. I also think i pressed the restart button a few times before. The...