How to stop Mouse from waking up your Windows 10 PC

If a small knock to your desk is enough to wake up your sleeping computer, your mouse will probably do the waking. In this article, we will guide you through the whole procedure to stop the mouse from waking up your Windows 10 PC.

Stop mouse from waking up your Windows 10 PC

To stop the mouse from waking up your Windows 10 PC, follow this procedure step by step.

Click the Search button on the taskbar. Type Control Panel in the search box and then click the Control Panel option as the following image is showing.

As soon as you click the Control Panel option, the following screen will appear.

Click the Mouse option as highlighted in the above image. It will open the following dialogue box.

Click the Hardware tab as highlighted in the above image. It will show the following options in front of you.

Click your mouse device and then click the Properties button as highlighted in the above image. The Properties will look like the following image is showing.

Now under the General tab, click the Change settings button as highlighted in the above image. It will show the following options on your screen.

Click the Power Management tab. Then check the Allow this device to wake the computer checkbox and click the OK button as highlighted in the above image.

Conclusion

By following this procedure, you will be able to stop the mouse from waking up your Windows 10 PC.

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