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Win8.1 not sleeping

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#1 20GT


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Posted 29 August 2017 - 06:12 PM

I noticed that my PC was not sleeping correctly. I looked it up on google and ran  powercfg -requests


Is this a virus?

Microsoft Windows [Version 6.3.9600]
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C:\WINDOWS\system32>powercfg -requests
[DRIVER] High Definition Audio Device (HDAUDIO\FUNC_01&VEN_10EC&DEV_0883&SUBSYS_
An audio stream is currently in use.
[DRIVER] \FileSystem\srvnet
An active remote client has recently sent requests to this machine.
[PROCESS] \Device\HarddiskVolume3\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\
WebRTC has active PeerConnections


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#2 stavros3000


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Posted 19 September 2017 - 09:10 AM

Have you recently performed any virus/malware scans on your machine?

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Posted 19 September 2017 - 10:08 AM

The An active remote client has recently sent requests to this machine. is a part of the operating system.  This is not an indication that the computer is infected.


To resolve the sleep issue press the Windows key windows-key.png  and the R key to open the Run box.


Copy and paste  cmd (admin) in the Run box, then tap/click on OK.  This will open the Elevated Command Prompt.


Copy and paste the command below in the Command Prompt, then press Enter.


powercfg /requestsoverride driver srvnet system

Edited by dc3, 19 September 2017 - 10:09 AM.

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