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Windows 7: sleep mode + ics

01 Mar 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Bit and 64 bit
sleep mode + ics

is there a way i can put my laptop to sleep mode but still resume internet connection sharing? thanks.

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02 Mar 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Bit and 64 bit

bump.... help i bumped because its been over 24 hours...
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02 Mar 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x32

.....No. If the computer is sleeping the internet connection can't be active (i.e. which would mean you also have a program running handling the connection, transfering data plus then you have memory in use and disk etc. so how much of your computer could really be asleep anyway
the connection is allowed to be "awake" only to look for remote "wake up from sleep" type requests coming remotely. No other type of internet activity supported in sleep mode....
Active Internet connection during sleep mode? - TechSpot OpenBoards

Can you enable your internet connection while computer is in sleep mode - Vista Forums
Internet loses connection when gaining from sleep mode with windows 7 - Networking & Security
How Do I Keep My Network Connection Active While in Sleep Mode?
active internet connection while on standby - SysChat
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02 Mar 2010   #4


Nope... But you can turn your monitor off and pretend the machine is 'sleeping'
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03 Mar 2010   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Bit and 64 bit

lol thanks all
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18 May 2010   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

You can also use caffiene to keep your computer awake, then you don't have to change power settings all the time.
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