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Since I downlaoded windows 10 I have been having a problem with losing the internet connection if the computer is idle for a few minutes. I walk away to do something and come back I have no connection and have to reboot. This happens all the time. I read where there is a setting that disconnects the internet after 20 minutes if idle. I have tried to find it to change it but even following the directions can not locate where that function is. My computer is a Lenovo. That so far is the only problem I found with Windows 10

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confuzzed wrote:

Since I downlaoded windows 10 I have been having a problem with losing the internet connection if the computer is idle for a few minutes. I walk away to do something and come back I have no connection and have to reboot. This happens all the time. I read where there is a setting that disconnects the internet after 20 minutes if idle. I have tried to find it to change it but even following the directions can not locate where that function is. My computer is a Lenovo. That so far is the only problem I found with Windows 10


 

Sounds as if your hardwasre is going into "sleep" mode after inactivity.

Look in the Properties of your network adaptor to see if there is a setting to change there.

 

 



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