Just about every night I put my Windows 7 computer to sleep, and then I turn off the power to my bluetooth keyboard. Almost always, the next morning my computer has woken up, keyboard still off.

I'm using a Microsoft Wireless Desktop 7000 keyboard (no mouse) and the associated USB adapter. Everything is setup so my keyboard can wake up my PC.

Why is my Windows 7 computer waking up after I put it to sleep (without any keyboard input)?


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Make sure the settings for the network card look like this, as this is a none issue for most xp versions

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  • awesome, I'll let you know if it works.. fwiw my pc isn't cabled, I run it on wireless, but the wired adapter is still on and had that setting ticked. – Mark Elliot Dec 23 '09 at 13:38
  • That'll be the problem 100% this has happened to many people before – admintech Dec 23 '09 at 13:39
  • good stuff, man I had this problem for a long time – Jonathan Dec 28 '09 at 3:25

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