1. Joined : Mar 2015
    Posts : 189
    Windows 10 PRO (upgrade from TP)
       13 Mar 2015 #1

    PC Waking up by Itsself


    Any idea why my PC won't stay on hibernate ? It stays on Hibernate about 5 seconds, then wakes up.
    I unchecked "Allow device to wake the computer" for keyboard, mouse and network adapter.
    Screenshot by Lightshot
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  2. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,388
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15007
       13 Mar 2015 #2

    Hello Marron,

    Double check your wake source log in Event Viewer to see if it may ID the culprit.

    Wake Source - Read Event Viewer Log - Windows 7 Help Forums
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  3. Joined : Mar 2015
    Posts : 189
    Windows 10 PRO (upgrade from TP)
       13 Mar 2015 #3

    Brink said: View Post
    Hello Marron,

    Double check your wake source log in Event Viewer to see if it may ID the culprit.

    Wake Source - Read Event Viewer Log - Windows 7 Help Forums
    I feel stupid now. When I went to sleep I couldn't make my PC hibernate, and now I can't reproduce the thing to catch the culprit.
    Maybe it just needed a restart for the settings to take effect ?
    Thanks anyway, and sorry for false alarm.
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  4. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,388
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15007
       13 Mar 2015 #4

    Hopefully the restart sorted it for you, but it wouldn't hurt to see what woke it. It should be in the event logs for what woke the PC at that time and date.
    Last edited by Brink; 13 Mar 2015 at 10:06. Reason: typo
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  5. Joined : Mar 2015
    Posts : 189
    Windows 10 PRO (upgrade from TP)
       13 Mar 2015 #5

    Brink said: View Post
    Hopefully the restart sorted it for you, but it wouldn't hurt to see what woke it. It should be in the event logs for what woke the PC at that time and date.
    There were actually more culprits.
    First one, which I think it's already sorted out: Screenshot by Lightshot
    Second one, which I don't see any power settings for: Screenshot by Lightshot
    Last edited by Brink; 13 Mar 2015 at 10:06. Reason: quote typo
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  6. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,388
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15007
       13 Mar 2015 #6

    If the USB controller continues to wake the PC, then you can use the two tutorials to isolate it, and then prevent it from being able to wake the PC.

    Devices - See Devices that are able to Wake Up the Computer - Windows 7 Help Forums

    Devices - Allow or Prevent to Wake Up Computer - Windows 7 Help Forums
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