Windows 10: Laptop Does Not Sleep Automatically/Screensaver never starts


  1. Posts : 1
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit
       05 Jul 2016 #1

    Laptop Does Not Sleep Automatically/Screensaver never starts


    My laptop does not sleep automatically...ever when connected to the Microsoft Designer Bluetooth Keyboard and Microsoft Designer Bluetooth Mouse with the laptop closed and connected to a Monitor. Here are my Power & sleep settings:

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    Also, no matter how long I leave my system untouched, the screensaver never starts. Here are those settings:

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    Any suggestions? I am under the assumption that resolving one issue would resolve both.

    Here is the output of powercfg /lastwake, powercfg /requests, and powercfg /waketimers

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    The listed waketimer presumably is required by Acronis backup as I have a backup scheduled at 4am daily.
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  2. Posts : 1,643
    Microsoft Windows 10 Home
       05 Jul 2016 #2

    Welcome aboard. :)

    Check which device/devices are causing the computer wake up constantly: Devices - See Devices that are able to Wake Up the Computer

    Then prevent it from doing so: Devices - Allow or Prevent to Wake Up Computer

    Let us know the result.
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