Windows 10: Power problem Display and Sleep not working Solved

  1.    30 Jul 2017 #1

    Power problem Display and Sleep not working

    Windows 10 Pro Insider Build 16251 Custom Built
    Dual monitor system
    Have set for 1 hour display off, 2 hour sleep. Neither work.
    Task Manager shows 0% CPU, occasional .1 CPU.
    Memory 29% stable,
    Disk 0%
    Bitdefender Free, no programed scans.
    Any hints as where to look?
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  2. Caledon Ken's Avatar
    Posts : 9,807
    Windows 10 Pro x64 Build 1803
       30 Jul 2017 #2

    Hi Pete.

    First off, go it your "Advance Power Settings" and reset to defaults, restart device, test.

    If that fails see if you get any hits by entering to a command prompt(admin)

    powercfg /requests

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  3.    30 Jul 2017 #3

    Hi Ken,
    You hit it.

    [DRIVER] High Definition Audio Device (HDAUDIO\FUNC_01&VEN_10EC&DEV_0892&SUBSYS_1043860B&REV_1003\4&165326bb&0&0001)
    An audio stream is currently in use.

    I tried:
    powercfg -REQUESTSOVERRIDE DRIVER "High Definition Audio Device" SYSTEM.

    but it didn't work.
    Still showing in powercfg
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    30 Jul 2017 #4

    Found 2 identical drivers "High Definition Audio Device".
    Deleted one of them.
    Everything works.
    Thanks Ken, for the heads up where to look.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  5. Caledon Ken's Avatar
    Posts : 9,807
    Windows 10 Pro x64 Build 1803
       31 Jul 2017 #5

    Great. Thanks for marking thread solved.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


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