Windows 10: Last wake command? Solved

  1.    07 Aug 2017 #1

    Last wake command?

    My PC keeps waking from sleep and hibernate.

    In cmd I typed: powercfg -lastwake

    But it did not give me detailed information.

    How can I learn what keeps waking my PC?
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  2. Posts : 8,984
    Windows 10 Pro x64 Build 1803
       07 Aug 2017 #2

    Hi mobile1.

    What info did it give you?

    Did you enter command to an elevated Command Prompt(admin)?

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  3.    07 Aug 2017 #3

    I did not use the admin command prompt. How is this done?

    This is what it gave me:

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  4. Posts : 4,782
    Mac OS High Sierra 10.13.5
       07 Aug 2017 #4

    See this post from howtogeek to show you where to go in Event Viewer to find the info out. How to Prevent Your Computer From Waking Up Accidentally Here is Brink's Tutorial for the stupid Maintenance Activator setting. Change Automatic Maintenance Settings in Windows 10 Windows 10 Performance Maintenance Tutorials
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