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  1.    13 Oct 2017 #1
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    I would like to have my laptop wake on USB


    The computer I have now will stay on when the top is closed, which is what I want. But when it goes to sleep I cannot wake it without lifting the top and pressing power. I use monitors and usb keyboard and I want to be able to activate the computer using it.

    I have gone through power settings but there were no options to do this.

    I went into keyboard settings and there was no tab with options to wake computer from usb even though other pages said it should be there.

    There is a usb option in BIOS but it doesn't control this.

    How do I do this?
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  2.    13 Oct 2017 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2016
    Caledon, Ontario, Canada
    Posts : 4,074
    Windows 10 Pro Build 1703

    Hi ironfist.

    When you were in device manager and you right clicked on Keyboard, then properties, was there a power management tab?

    Would you mind sharing device make model. I would like to look at BIOS if it is online.


    Ken
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  3.    13 Oct 2017 #3
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    Hi Ironfist,

    for the USB's you want allow
    ie mouse/keyboard

    Device manager >> mouse/keyboard >> properties >> power management
    check the Allow this to wake. box.

    Roy
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  4.    13 Oct 2017 #4
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    Each option is there in device manager, and they are checked, but they do not work.
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  5.    14 Oct 2017 #5
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    Make and model of computer please.
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  6.    15 Oct 2017 #6
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    Thread Starter

    asus model k55v
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  7.    16 Oct 2017 #7
    Join Date : Oct 2016
    Caledon, Ontario, Canada
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    Please check model number. I key in K55 and I get a whole bunch of units but they all have at least one more digit.
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  8.    16 Oct 2017 #8
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
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    Whether you can do that depends on your hardware. For example, the previous version of this model of laptop used to support wake from sleep with a keyboard button. This (later version) doesn't. It took the supplier a little time to work that out as they were used to it doing so.

    To find out which devices potentially have the capability:

    See Devices able to Wake Computer in Windows 10 Performance Maintenance Tutorials

    Admin command prompt:
    powercfg /devicequery wake_from_any
    - list all that can wake your PC

    powercfg /devicequery wake_programmable
    - list all that are user programmable
    Last edited by Brink; 16 Oct 2017 at 14:01. Reason: added tutorial link for more info
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  9.    16 Oct 2017 #9
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    I got:

    Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Detection Driver (USB)
    Wireless Keyboard Filter Device
    HID-compliant consumer control device
    USB Audio
    HID-compliant mouse
    PCI-to-PCI Bridge
    ACPI Sleep Button
    USB Root Hub
    Generic USB Hub
    High Definition Audio Device
    USB Composite Device
    SAMSUNG Mobile USB Modem
    HID-compliant consumer control device (003)
    Microsoft Hardware USB Keyboard
    High Definition Audio Device (001)
    Intel(R) 7 Series/C216 Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller - 1E2D
    Microsoft Wi-Fi Direct Virtual Adapter
    HID-compliant consumer control device (005)
    HID-compliant vendor-defined device (001)
    Microsoft Hardware USB Mouse (002)
    Intel(R) 7 Series/C216 Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller - 1E26
    Generic USB Hub (001)
    Qualcomm Atheros AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter
    Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller
    Realtek PCIE CardReader
    HID-compliant system controller (001)
    USB Root Hub (USB 3.0)
    USB Input Device (003)
    PCI-to-PCI Bridge (002)
    High Definition Audio Controller
    USB3 to UHD 55
    Intel(R) USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller - 1.0 (Microsoft)
    USB Root Hub (001)
    Intel(R) Management Engine Interface
    USB3 to UHD 55 (001)
    Wireless Device (002)
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  10.    16 Oct 2017 #10
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    If you can identify a useful device then you use the parameter
    /DEVICEENABLEWAKE
    -Enables a device to wake the system from a sleep state.

    Example:
    POWERCFG /DEVICEENABLEWAKE "Microsoft USB IntelliMouse Optical"

    Allow or Prevent Devices to Wake Computer in Windows 10 Performance Maintenance Tutorials
    Last edited by Brink; 16 Oct 2017 at 14:00. Reason: added tutorial link for more info
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