1. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 31
    Windows 10
       31 Jul 2015 #1

    Screen never turns off when idle


    I've just upgraded my win 7 installation to win 10. The power and sleep setting was carried over, turn off screen after 5 minutes, but the monitors stay on forever.
    I checked the network adapters in the device manager (BT personal area network, BT RFCOMM, Realtek PCIe GBE family controller) but none of them had power options or anything related to waking up the computer.
    Any advice on what should I try next?
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  2. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 31
    Windows 10
       17 Sep 2015 #2

    I still haven't figured out what the problem is. I disabled all wake functionality in the network device, updated its driver, unplugged the BT dongle. Now an elevated "powercfg /requests" returns "none" for everything.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  3. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 31
    Windows 10
       07 Oct 2015 #3

    As it turns out the Razer Hydra controller kept the system awake.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


 


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