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Windows 7: How Do I make my ASUS Laptop Stay Powered Up 24/7


09 Sep 2012   #11

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edwar View Post
You really should uncheck Allow the computer to turn off power to the Ethernet adapter. If you want the system on 24/7 the network adapter should be on 24/7.
Hi Edwar:

O.K., I 'unchecked' the 'Allow the computer to turn off power to the adapter', and will test again very late today or tomorrow (Monday).

BUT, I tested this morning (Sunday), and it was instantly awake and responsive when I visited my site. However, There were two (successful) visits during the nite (from 'bots' of some sort). Because my Apache access.log showed them.

So, 'something' was keeping the adapter awake all nite. Because, apparently, Windows 7 didn't turn it off. Or, if it did, it bounced quickly awake.

Puzzling ...

-Mel Smith


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