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Acer L100 unable to awake from sleep

Machine goes to sleep, power light remains on, network light & disk activity lights go out, keyboard loses power and screen goes into standby (orange light).

This only happens after a period of inactivity, which is why I suspect a sleep problem.

I can not get the machine back "awake" as I have no keyboard power and does not respond to mouse clicks.

I have tried changing the power settings for sleep and turn off screen to "never", but I still have the problem. I have to boot the box to restart, which needs @1 min powered off to ensure it boots correctly. This boots into recovery mode.

Any help or ideas would be appreciated. I don't think it's due to overheating as it never happens while in use!!



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