Stop my computer from shutting down when it's idle

I have gone through the entire settings options and marked never as long as it's plugged in, however, since Windows did another update my laptop goes off to sleep when it's idle and I don't know where to find the option in settings to stop it from sleeping or rather shutting down completely. I hate having to keep logging in and reopening tabs I'm working with all the time. This is not a shared laptop so I would like it to stay on until I turn it off for the day.

Thank you for your help.

Moved from: Windows / Windows 10 / Windows settings

 

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Last updated September 11, 2019 Views 4,996 Applies to:
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Press Windows key + X
Click Power Options
Click Additional Power settings

Click Change when the computer sleeps

Click Change advanced power settings
Expand Sleep
Click Sleep after

Change On battery and Plugged in to a longer time.

Click Apply then OK
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