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Wow! FINALLY! I'd been lookin, looking % looking til I found you advice! Problem SOLVED!
THANK YOU, Daniel!
On Sunday, March 08, 2009 5:04 PM Dave T. wrote:
HP Pavilion A6009N desktop
3 gigs RAM
AMD +64 dual core processor
Nvidia 9800GT Graphics
Microsoft 1000 wireless keyboard & optical mouse
Problem - Computer refuses to go into sleep mode. When I force sleep by
clicking the power button on the task bar the computer goes to sleep for
about 5 - 20 seconds and then wakes up and stays awake.
The cause; Installation of a gateway router from AT&T to provide TV and
AT&T tech support claims no known issues with this router, yet the
computer slept just fine prior to installation of this router, and if I
power down the router the computer sleeps with no problem. This is not a
solution since the router must remain powered up to provide TV service
to my home.
I have searched the internet for a solution, and have performed all the
steps in the tutorial authored by Brink to no avail.
Looking for ideas., anyone?
You can't imagine the extra work I had when I was a god. - Hirohito,
Emporer of Japan
On Sunday, March 08, 2009 6:03 PM Curious wrote:
Do you have wake on Lan disabled in your BIOS?
On Sunday, March 08, 2009 6:06 PM Curious wrote:
Do you have wake on Lan disabled in your BIOS? Note it may be called
something different like wake on network.
On Sunday, March 08, 2009 6:07 PM Daniel Norman wrote:
Go to control panel, system and mai