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Android Yoga Book and Wake Options

Q: Android Yoga Book and Wake Options

I purchased a pair of Yoga Books this past week for my wife and myself, and the only major let down for me so far, is the inability to wake the device by any other means than pressing the power button. Is it possible to add tap to wake, or wake by activity on the keyboard? I'm sure I'm not alone in wishing we had this option.

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A:yoga book won't wake up

It would really help to know the model of Yoga you're having an issue with.

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A:Windows yoga book won't wake up

It would really help to know the model of Yoga you're having an issue with.

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I have the stick 300 set up on my 55" living room TV. Using the Logitech K700 keyboard from my old now useless Revue Google TV.  I have done all the WIN10 updates, and did the BIOS update.Yes I had the no drives found scare after the BIOS updated, but load and save defaults in BIOS solved that quickly.  All is running smooth, It works well. Not having any wifi or other problems that some are having.  But there is one thing keeping this setup from being perfect. The fact that I have to walk over to the TV and reach behind it and feel for the button and turn on the stick 300.  I have read up allot on various "wake on----" possibilities and have expoerimented with some OS and BIOS settings to no avail. I would like to pick up the keyboard and push a power button to turn it on somehow.  










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A:Stick 300 remote wake / power on options

I have answered my own question!  I enabled auto power on after AC reapplied in BIOS. Then plugged the AC into a z-wave lamp module, part of my home automation system. I can toggle off the AC power from a remote control, and toggle it back on, the Stick 300 starts up.

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Hi all

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Grateful for any ideas.

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A:Power Options change on Boot/Wake Up

Please Run sfc /scan now using option 2 in this tutorial: SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

Please post back the results.

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A:Yoga 3 14 won't wake up from sleep !!!

Auto-reply.The PC ran out of battery.Once it's been plugged in again, it booted nicely.I'm now downloading Win10 and associate drivers.Wait and see... ++

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Moderator note: post moved from old ThinkPad thread to Yoga forum.  Subject edited to match content.  Was: Re: W520 will not wake from sleep

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A:Dual booting android and win10 Yoga 520 - Problems with wifi,bluetooth,etc

Hi! Thank you for writing in. You need to consider the hardware compatibility of a Windows computer to an Android OS. Basic functionality of the wifi, keyboard, bluetooth etc. might not work because of driver incompatibility. Apparently, Lenovo cannot provide drivers that will work both with Windows & Android. -Bobby_Lenovo

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A:Lenovo Yoga 500 cannot wake up from sleep

Hi Lokman90,     
         
Welcome to the Forums  
 
As per the query we understood that you are facing issue with system not waking from sleep in your Lenovo yoga 500 notebook.
 
Try to reinstall the energy manager and check for the issue.
 
Click here for the energy manager for windows 10.
 
Let us know the result.
 
Best regards,         
 
Ashwin.S



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