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Windows 7: Wake the computer

12 Jul 2010   #1
blockie

 
Wake the computer

Somewhere in this forum I saw something about waking the computer for a certain length of time and then back to sleep. Where?


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12 Jul 2010   #2
richc46

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12 Jul 2010   #3
derekimo

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To add to Rich's suggestions,

Sleep Return Timeout for Unattended Wake Up
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12 Jul 2010   #4
DeepUnknown

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
To add to Rich's suggestions,

Sleep Return Timeout for Unattended Wake Up
I thought that could be done from Power Settings, correct me if i'm wrong
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12 Jul 2010   #5
derekimo

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DeepUnknown View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
To add to Rich's suggestions,

Sleep Return Timeout for Unattended Wake Up
I thought that could be done from Power Settings, correct me if i'm wrong
I'm not sure, you could ask that in that thread and Brink would let you know.
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12 Jul 2010   #6
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DeepUnknown View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
To add to Rich's suggestions,

Sleep Return Timeout for Unattended Wake Up
I thought that could be done from Power Settings, correct me if i'm wrong
Sorry, but no. There isn't an option in the Power Plan Settings for this.
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12 Jul 2010   #7
DeepUnknown

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

ahha! so they are just gonna make it the hard way!!! can't microsoft just include a small option for that!!!
well anywayz it's still a better OS
and thanks for answering me guys
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12 Jul 2010   #8
blockie

 

Now that I reset the wakeup time to what I want how do I schedule the "wake the computer" using the scheduler?
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12 Jul 2010   #9
derekimo

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by blockie View Post
Now that I reset the wakeup time to what I want how do I schedule the "wake the computer" using the scheduler?
You should be able to do that with the second tutorial that Richc46 posted above.
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13 Jul 2010   #10
DeepUnknown

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by blockie View Post
Now that I reset the wakeup time to what I want how do I schedule the "wake the computer" using the scheduler?
waking up computer is a great idea
if you want to do it in a very SIMPLE way, use Crown Jetaudio, I used to use it to make my computer turn on and start playing music hopping I will wake up (A)
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