1.    29 Aug 2016 #1
    Join Date : Oct 2015
    Posts : 9
    Windows 10

    Wifi needs to be connected each time I wake computer.


    For the last few months the wifi needs to be manually re-connected each and every time I open my laptop screen or wake the computer up from sleep.

    In the past it did this automatically. If I was connected, I would leave my computer, wake it back up and it would re-connect to the usual network I use.

    Now, it does not.

    I have turned off the function "turn off wifi connection to conserve energy" - actually that was never even activated.

    Any ideas? Or is this just the way it has to be from now on?

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  2.    29 Aug 2016 #2
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 2,540
    EL Capitan

    That would be due to the Wireless Zero Config Service is not waking the adapter out of S3 state. Double check power options for the device and also in Power settings for Control Panel. Power Management also has a troubleshooter that you can pull what happened during the last wake state.
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