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How to Add "Allow sleep with remote opens" to Power Options in Windows 10

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The Allow sleep with Remote Opens power setting configures the network file system to prevent the computer from automatically entering sleep when remote network files are open. This can allow your machine to go to sleep when files opened remotely have not been written to.

Allow sleep with remote opens is turned off and not available to change in Power Options by default in Windows 10.

This tutorial will show you how to add or remove the Allow sleep with remote opens setting in Power Options for all users in Windows 10.

You must be signed in as an administrator to be able to add or remove this setting in Power Options.



EXAMPLE: "Allow sleep with remote opens" setting in Power Options
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Here's How:
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The .reg files below will modify the DWORD value in the registry key below.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Power\PowerSettings\238C9FA8-0AAD-41ED-83F4-97BE242C8F20\d4c1d4c8-d5cc-43d3-b83e-fc51215cb04d

Attributes DWORD

1 = Remove "Allow sleep with remote opens"
2 = Add "Allow sleep with remote opens"



1. Do step 2 (add) or step 3 (remove) below for what you would like to do.


 2. To Add "Allow sleep with remote opens" to Power Options

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Add_Allow_sleep_with_remote_opens_to_Power_Options.reg

download


 3. To Remove "Allow sleep with remote opens" from Power Options

NOTE: This is the default setting.

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Remove_Allow_sleep_with_remote_opens_from_Power_Options.reg

download

4. Save the .reg file to your desktop.

5. Double click/tap on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

6. If prompted, click on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

7. You can now delete the downloaded .reg file if you like.


That's it,
Shawn