Windows 10: network adapter

  1.    29 Nov 2016 #1

    network adapter


    This is waking my desktop up from sleep all the time. I read to check the box which says under power management to check the box which says to allow this to turn this PC off - so I did.
    It still does it.
    I found it under event viewer.
    Is there some way I can stop this from awaking my PC so often?
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  2.    29 Nov 2016 #2

    Go to the properties window for your wired network adapter (Control Panel --> Device Manager --> Network Adapters --> pick adapter, then right click and pick "Properties." Go to the Power Management tab, and make sure "Allow this device to wake the computer" is unchecked." It's greyed-out on my PC, but the option may be live (and checked) on yours.
    For wireless adapters, go to the Advanced tab, and make sure the value set for Wake on Magic Packet is Disabled.
    HTH,
    --Ed--
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    29 Nov 2016 #3

    I had done only one entry; now it is OK and thank you.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    29 Nov 2016 #4

    You're quite welcome. Glad it helped you fix your issue.
    --Ed--
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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