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Windows 7: Sharing with computer turned off/low power?


13 Mar 2011   #1

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 
Sharing with computer turned off/low power?

Hi,

Just wondering, is there a way so that if for example, I have a video folder that is being shared on the network, to continue being shared, even if the computer is turned off? I want to be able to share my files 24/7 but I dont want to keep the computer running all the time. Is there a way to share while in a very low power state?

Thanks
Jitin


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13 Mar 2011   #2

Windows 7 64 bit SP1
 
 

No, you'd have to wake the computer on a LAN event to bring it out of the low power state. Or you could purchase a Network Attached Storage appliance on your network.
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