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    Why did that happen?!?!!? :confused:

    I connected my lan cable to my modem router, then my computer suddenly switches on!
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    Wake On LAN is enabled in BIOS?
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    Wake on LAN should only turn the PC on when it recieves a magic packet. Maybe it misunderstood the random network traffic as one, or has a really bad implementation of it.
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    I'm not sure, I don't think I have wake on lan enabled (too lazy to check), it has never done this before.
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    maybe your belly nudged the power button as you lent over the case to plug cable in

    Happened to me
    PC told me I was too fat :bawling:
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    (Original post by tiempo)
    maybe your belly nudged the power button as you lent over the case to plug cable in

    Happened to me
    PC told me I was too fat :bawling:
    lol :p:, nah, my modem router is is 1.5 metres away from my pc
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    I bet I could still turn it on with my belly from 1.5m away
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    (Original post by Mustard-man)
    lol :p:, nah, my modem router is is 1.5 metres away from my pc
    broke wind as you bent over??
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    (Original post by Eccentric Man)
    broke wind as you bent over??
    :rofl:

    regards
    --marty
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    (Original post by ThePants999)
    I bet I could still turn it on with my belly from 1.5m away
    (Original post by Eccentric Man)
    broke wind as you bent over??
    ah dear.........:rolleyes:
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    (Original post by tiempo)
    maybe your belly nudged the power button as you lent over the case to plug cable in

    Happened to me
    PC told me I was too fat :bawling:
    :rofl: !

    The Irony :rofl: !
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    (Original post by Mustard-man)
    ah dear.........:rolleyes:
    Doesn't it feel so good when your own serious thread deteriorates into crude jokes about bodily functions??

    I apologise, i should really grow up:rolleyes:
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    (Original post by Eccentric Man)
    Doesn't it feel so good when your own serious thread deteriorates into crude jokes about bodily functions??
    love it! I don't really care, it happened once...
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    (Original post by tiempo)
    maybe your belly nudged the power button as you lent over the case to plug cable in

    Happened to me
    PC told me I was too fat :bawling:
    :rofl: haha! I think it's safe to say that isn't the case as to why the OPs computer switched on! :p:
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    (Original post by Flukey)
    :rofl: haha! I think it's safe to say that isn't the case as to why the OPs computer switched on! :p:
    oi, I haven't denied it yet
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    (Original post by Mustard-man)
    oi, I haven't denied it yet
    Well in that case, it remains a mystery to us folks then :p:
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    (Original post by Mustard-man)
    love it! I don't really care, it happened once...
    You'll regret saying that! My mind's currently playing with the site of your belly and how it turned you computer on!!
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    (Original post by Eccentric Man)
    You'll regret saying that! My mind's currently playing with the site of your belly and how it turned you computer on!!
    yeah, I was naked as well
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    (Original post by Mustard-man)
    yeah, I was naked as well
    STOP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!! Brain is nw scarred for life!:eek:


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    Naked?

    Well it removes the chance of static build up...
    Just hope you have fan guards...

    Anywhoo - How is the problem now? Does it still occur or was it a one time thing?
 
 
 
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