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December 23, 2010 6:14:33 PM

Okay so I recently finished building my new computer and everything works fine but I think theres something wrong with windows. Whenever i put the comptuer to sleep the monitor keyboard mouse they all turn off but my computer still remains on I want it to go to sleep not just half asleep :o 

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a b $ Windows 7
December 23, 2010 6:17:26 PM

Have you set your BIOS for S3 mode as opposed to S1?
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December 23, 2010 6:20:09 PM

well no ill try that right now and see if that works
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December 23, 2010 8:53:53 PM

Hmm strange it seems that I cant enter the bios ive pressed every single key F1-F12 and i cant get into bios. i have an MSI 870A-G54
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a b $ Windows 7
December 23, 2010 9:13:56 PM

Definitely need to enable S3 in the BIOS.

Press the 'Delete' key during boot to enter BIOS.
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December 24, 2010 3:19:49 AM

okay well i did that and it goes to sleep but to turn it back on i have to push the power button instead of pushing some random key on the keyboard
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a b $ Windows 7
December 24, 2010 3:24:01 AM

You may have an option in the BIOS to allow USB devices to wake from sleep. Enable it and see if that works.
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December 24, 2010 9:04:27 PM

And where in the bios will that be exactly. Also thank you for all the help so far
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December 25, 2010 6:46:57 PM

Best answer selected by farbods0.
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