Windows 10: Computer shuts down when idle? Solved

  1.    06 Nov 2015 #1

    Computer shuts down when idle?


    have made sure that all the settings i can find in power options for shutting the PC down when idle are either set to never or disabled but must have missed something somewhere? after 20 minutes or so the PC shuts itself off..... any ideas?

    I originally suspected a non standard heatsink on the asus mobo but ruled that out with rpm set to 100.


    Never mind: just saw this post
    Computer restarts when idle after upgrade to Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums
    Last edited by Muffy; 06 Nov 2015 at 17:35.
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