Windows 10: Only the Power Button Wakes PC from Sleep - Laptop

  1.    04 Oct 2017 #1

    Only the Power Button Wakes PC from Sleep - Laptop


    I check the bios, and there is nothing about using the keyboard to wake up the cpu from sleep.
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  2.    04 Oct 2017 #2

    • Open the Keyboard control panel item by typing keyboard into Start Menu.
    • Click the Hardware tab, and then click Properties.
    • Click the Change Settings button

      Note: This step requires Administrator access
    • Click the Power Management tab, and then verify that the Allow this device to wake the computer is enabled.
    • Click OK, and then click OK again.
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  3.    04 Oct 2017 #3

    FreeBooter said: View Post
    • Open the Keyboard control panel item by typing keyboard into Start Menu.
    • Click the Hardware tab, and then click Properties.
    • Click the Change Settings button

      Note: This step requires Administrator access
    • Click the Power Management tab, and then verify that the Allow this device to wake the computer is enabled.
    • Click OK, and then click OK again.
    I can follow everything, except I am stuck at ... because there is not such a tab I can see.
    Click the Power Management tab
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  4.    04 Oct 2017 #4

    If your computer does not support Advanced Configuration and Power Interface (ACPI), the earlier steps may not be available. In this case, you have press the power button to wake the computer.
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  5.    04 Oct 2017 #5

    FreeBooter said: View Post
    If your computer does not support Advanced Configuration and Power Interface (ACPI), the earlier steps may not be available. In this case, you have press the power button to wake the computer.
    I do not have that tab but can still wake it by pressing any key.
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  6.    04 Oct 2017 #6

    powercfg /devicequery wake_programmable

    from an admin command prompt should list all devices capable of waking your PC

    powercfg /devicequery wake_armed
    from an admin command prompt should list all devices currently set to be able to wake your PC

    powercfg /devicequery /?
    for more options
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