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  1.    19 Jul 2016 #1
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    Can't stop mouse from waking computer


    Win 10 pro 10240, logitech m705, running Setpoint.
    I've disabled mouse waking computer for the two mouse drivers I can find. Nevertheless, the mouse continues to wake. Could there be some other driver (like Nvidia) which needs tweaking? When I was using a usb mouse the settings worked fine.

    tcebob

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  2.    19 Jul 2016 #2
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    Run Device Manager (devmgmt.msc) and select your mouse and select the properties. Now go to the power options tab and uncheck the checkbox "Allow this device to wake up the PC".

    Hope this helps,
    John
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  3.    20 Jul 2016 #3
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    Check in BIOS options too.
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  4.    20 Jul 2016 #4
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    Thanks, both --

    Pharo, as I said, I already disabled the mouse waking in the driver.

    CountMike, I'll check Bios as soon as I figure out how. , , ,

    tcebob
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  5.    20 Jul 2016 #5
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    CountMike, I looked up Bios and followed the leads therein. But I did not allow a repair, simply a reboot, as repair may do more harm than good. I'll live with the wakeful mouse.

    tcebob
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  6.    20 Jul 2016 #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by tcebob View Post
    CountMike, I looked up Bios and followed the leads therein. But I did not allow a repair, simply a reboot, as repair may do more harm than good. I'll live with the wakeful mouse.

    tcebob
    As I don't know which exact MB you have I can only guess details but generally settings for wake up events, like Wake on LAN, wake by KB or mouse are somewhere in power saving section in BIOS.
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  7.    21 Jul 2016 #7
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  8.    21 Jul 2016 #8

    You can always use the powercfg -lastwake command at an administrative command prompt to have the system tell you what woke it up. Sure sounds like "the mouse made me wake up" is true, but that way you can check for sure.
    HTH,
    --Ed--
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  9.    21 Jul 2016 #9
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    Ed, Thanks for the suggestion but no joy this time:
    "C:\WINDOWS\system32>powercfg -lastwakeWake History Count - 0"

    tcebob
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  10.    22 Jul 2016 #10

    Sorry it didn't help. It has worked for me on a couple of occasions, one where "magic packet" was the culprit, and another was the mouse. As they say on the Internet "YMMV" (your mileage may vary! ;-).
    --Ed--
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