Solved

Force resuming from a suspended state

Posted on 2004-08-24
5
232 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-17
I guess this is more a clarification on how the suspended state works.  Is the processor completely off or is it just running very slowly?  If it is still on a small amount, is it possible to force the computer to wake back up, to respond to some event perhaps?  If it IS possible, I would be very happy if someone could post some code or at least point me in the right direction :-)

Thanks in advance,

-Eric
0
Comment
Question by:bigjim2000
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
5 Comments
 
LVL 3

Author Comment

by:bigjim2000
ID: 11888529
BTW, I'm using C#... but any .NET compatable language, or even a windows API function to look into would be of significant help.

-Eric
0
 
LVL 55

Expert Comment

by:Jaime Olivares
ID: 11888793
Some ethernet cards have a Wake On Lan feature, them sense for a "magic packet" in the net. Obviously it will work only if your PC have a NIC and you are in a LAN.
0
 
LVL 3

Author Comment

by:bigjim2000
ID: 11888819
Yeah, I know about that one.  I'm talking about a way for a process running on the computer to wake up the computer... for example, using windows scheduler (or a program I write myself... it matters not really)

-Eric
0
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
Stimphy earned 250 total points
ID: 11888988
0
 
LVL 3

Author Comment

by:bigjim2000
ID: 11890083
That'll do it Stimphy... thanks :-)

-Eric
0

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Delphi: barcode reading on android platform 1 69
ASP/VB email question 4 61
Eclipse Java import and method not resolved 4 73
Ruby or Python 7 47
In this post we will learn different types of Android Layout and some basics of an Android App.
This article will inform Clients about common and important expectations from the freelancers (Experts) who are looking at your Gig.
Viewers will learn how to properly install Eclipse with the necessary JDK, and will take a look at an introductory Java program. Download Eclipse installation zip file: Extract files from zip file: Download and install JDK 8: Open Eclipse and …
In this seventh video of the Xpdf series, we discuss and demonstrate the PDFfonts utility, which lists all the fonts used in a PDF file. It does this via a command line interface, making it suitable for use in programs, scripts, batch files — any pl…

735 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question