Phantom switcher onner ?

  derekmiles 14:23 30 Aug 2010
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Pack up for the evening and switch off.
The whole thing closes down correctly and all is quite.
Next morning I find that the hard drive is spinning away with everythibng else switched off as one would expect.
Checked everything but cannot locate a fault ?
Please help.

PC Asus tower
XP Pro.
Spec - better end.

  lotvic 14:41 30 Aug 2010

Wake-on-LAN in Your BIOS and Operating System click here
"The Wake-on-LAN feature can work in a couple of ways. First, it can boot your system from a completely shutdown state. Second..........."

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:42 30 Aug 2010

Disable wake on LAN and wake On Ring in BIOS.

Check BIOS power management settings

Check Windows Power management settings

  BT 17:09 30 Aug 2010

Even though you have shut down you will often find that the PSU is still powered up unless you switch off at the wall.

  derekmiles 11:36 01 Sep 2010

Please allow me to thank all of you for the kind assistance given. My problem appears to be sorted and I am most grateful.

Best wishes to all Derek Miles.

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