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Windows 7: Computer resume from sleep when backup on a schedule?

20 Nov 2009   #1
polycue

Windows 7 Professional x64 x86 VISTA XP 98SE 95 3.x
 
 
Computer resume from sleep when backup on a schedule?

Will the computer automatically resume from sleep when Run backup on a schedule is set at a time when the computer is sleeping or do we have to tweak the task scheduler?


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20 Nov 2009   #2
richc46

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by polycue View Post
Will the computer automatically resume from sleep when Run backup on a schedule is set at a time when the computer is sleeping or do we have to tweak the task scheduler?
With Vista, your computer would wake to complete a task, but it could sleep again before the task was completed. I did not hear anything different about Win 7.
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