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When my D810 is not on the docking station & I have the power cord plugged in & a network cable plugged in the NIC card gets disabled & it thinks it's running on battery?

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There are a couple of things that can cause this issue. Let's try the easiest one first.

Open the Network Connections window
Right click on the network device and verify that it is enabled, then click on Properties
Click on the Configure button next to the Connect Using field near the top
Click on the Power Management tab at the top
Clear the top check box ". . . to save power"
Close all of the windows and test to see if you can connect.

Good luck and please let me know how this works for you. If it does not work, let me know and we can look at something else.

~ Spoem


Posted on Apr 21, 2009

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