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Wireless network on Win7

by defklp / February 19, 2013 4:45 AM PST

I have 3 wireless laptops on my home network and quite often I need to access info on one of the other puters on network,but they go to sleep. How do I wake them up when trying to access info?

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Sleep mode
by pgc3 / February 19, 2013 4:50 AM PST

If you mean they go into sleep mode, go to power settings in control panel and change your setting(s).

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wake from sleep mode
by defklp / February 19, 2013 7:26 AM PST
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Sleep mode is not my issue. I want to wake it from sleep mode

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Are they plugged into the A/C?
by wpgwpg / February 19, 2013 4:50 AM PST

If they're plugged into the A/C, you could set them to wait longer before going into sleep mode, or you could set them to never go into sleep mode. Sleep mode on a laptop isn't going to significantly affect your power bill, most laptops only use about as much power as one incandescent light.

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wake from sleep mode
by defklp / February 19, 2013 7:27 AM PST

Sleep mode is not my issue. I want to wake on lan from sleep

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Sleep Mode is your problem
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / February 19, 2013 8:00 AM PST
In reply to: wake from sleep mode
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