Computer turns off on its own

  douglas1973 15:01 PM 22 Jun 11
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I am running Windows 7 Professional and have set the Power Options in Control Panel to: Balanced: Turn off display to 15 minutes Put the computer to sleep to 30 minutes

If I leave my computer and return after 30 minutes I find it has completely shut down. Any ideas how I can remedy this?

Douglas

  Nontek 16:08 PM 22 Jun 11

My personal opinion is not to use the Power options. Leave everything at Never, then no more problem of turning off.

  douglas1973 20:41 PM 05 Jul 11

Thanks Nontek. I am sorry but I do not agree with you. I want to keep my electricity bill as low as possible.

P.S. Am only replying to this now because I have just found it in Spam Mail in the BT Internet website.

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