The Prime Computer Tech Tips feature useful tutorials for troubleshooting and setting options. Even PC users with little knowledge will be able to utilize these tips.
In rare cases, the Windows 10 sleep mode causes problems. The PC switches to sleep mode and can not be reactivated correctly. Some affected PCs can only be started after a soft reset or do not output a signal via all video or audio connections. To make matters worse, the sleep mode cannot be disabled in those cases, although this setting option is available in Windows 10.
Even a few (> 1%) PrimeMini 4 had this sleep mode bug. Neither Microsoft nor the CPU manufacturers have been able to provide a satisfactory solution, yet.
This Prime Computer Tech Tip post explains the procedure to disable the sleep mode on the PrimeMini 4. The tutorial can be used analogously for other PCs, but the suitable drivers, corresponding to the affected PC, have to be downloaded and installed.