|18 Oct 2012||#1|
| || |
New laptop will not stay asleep
Hello again. My old laptop's gpu fried recently, so i picked up this Toshiba Satellite S855. Working great so far, running Windows 7 Home Premium (x64) and the only issue is that whenever I shut the lid or press the power button to make the computer sleep, it doesn't seem to want to. It falls asleep for about 2 seconds, then wakes itself back up. I've tried setting the system to hibernate on those conditions, and get the same result. I read elsewhere that the usual culprit is the network adapter. I made sure they are not allowed to awaken the computer to no avail, then disabled both LAN and ethernet devices, still the same result. I also made sure the keyboard and mouse I have plugged in cannot awaken the computer, as well as disconnecting everything from all the ports I have. This thing still will not sleep for more than 2 seconds. Not sure if it's a Windows 7 issue or if it should be directed to Toshiba, but I figured I'd try here first, as it seems most people here actually speak English. Any help is appreciated.
new laptop, Windows 7 home premium, sleeps for 2 seconds, then wakes up
outside stimuli ruled out
network adapter awakening ruled out
proper sleep settings confirmed in power options
tried hibernate, same result
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: New laptop will not stay asleep|
|Laptop doesn't stay asleep||Performance & Maintenance|
|Can't stay asleep.||Performance & Maintenance|
|computer wont stay asleep||Performance & Maintenance|
|My Comp doesn't always stay asleep...||Performance & Maintenance|
|won't stay asleep||General Discussion|
|Macbook Pro won't stay asleep!||Drivers|
|Win 7 wont stay asleep.||General Discussion|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:12 AM.