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Windows 7: pc resumes with keyboard press

09 Sep 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate X64
pc resumes with keyboard press

when i hibernate my pc running win7 ultimate 64 it does it quickly but then when i press the keyboard it turns on and this isnt good because i have a cat who likes to sit in awkward places such as the keyboard turning it on in the middle of the night and me not realising it until i get home from school the following day.

long story short how do i stop it resuming when the keyboard is pressed?

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09 Sep 2010   #2
Carl Lawrence

Dual-boot: Windows 7 HP 32-bit SP1 & Windows XP Pro 32-bit SP2.

Disable USB in the Power settings.
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09 Sep 2010   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit

There should be a setting in power settings for hibrenate to hit any key to wake or something on that order
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09 Sep 2010   #4

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium SP1

Go to Start > Control Panel > Hardware & Sound > Devices & Printers > Device Manager.

Navigate to Keyboards > Expand > Right Click on the Keyboard > Select Properties.

Go to the Power Management Tab > Un-check: "Allow this device to wake the computer".
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