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Windows 7: Waking up

31 Oct 2010   #1

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Waking up

I have my HP desktop set up, via Power Options, to sleep after 2 hours of inactivity. I have requested that no password be required to wake up - this request made via Power Options and via Personalize, and was checked by looking at advance options. Despite this, I am asked for a password when the system is awakened. In addition, it goes to sleep in less than 2 hours.

Any help will be most appreciated,

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31 Oct 2010   #2

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install

Anything in this tut for both 7 and Vista that may help
Power Options and Sleep Mode Problems - Vista Forums[11]=Power Management
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31 Oct 2010   #3

windows 7 professional

Thanks, Richard. That forum had lots of material to correct getting sleep on or off. My problem is the request for a passsword despite that function being turned off.
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31 Oct 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate X64

Password - Require on Wakeup

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