Windows 10: Cannot connect to Server Folder over Network after waking from sleep


  1. Posts : 66
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Ver Insider Build 17115.rs4_release.180302-1642
       05 Feb 2018 #1

    Cannot connect to Server Folder over Network after waking from sleep


    HI Guys

    I have a Server Windows 10 Pro which has several shared folders on and I use many times a day.

    I access it from my Dell Laptop Windows 10 Pro with no issue from a fresh boot. But if I put the laptop to sleep or it goes to sleep as I am away. When I come back I can no longer access the Server folders. I have to reboot my laptop to access them again.

    But i can remote directly in no issues. But that is a pain i just want to know why my laptop is losing network connection with those folders?
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    05 Feb 2018 #2

    Hey thorrr,
    Check your network adapters power management.
    Right Click on Start > Device Manager > Network Adapters > Right Click on the Adapter > Properties > Power Management Tab and uncheck allow the computer to turn off this device to save power.
      My ComputersSystem Spec


  3. Posts : 66
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Ver Insider Build 17115.rs4_release.180302-1642
    Thread Starter
       05 Feb 2018 #3

    I will give it a try and get back with a solved if it has worked.
    Cheers for the help
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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