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Windows 7: Stop clicking on picture to resume when screen goes black

24 Mar 2011   #11

XP / Win7 x64 Pro

Are you wanting to just be back at your desktop when you wake the monitor back up, but you are presented with a username box instead? If so, you just need to disable fast user switching via Control Panel -> User Accounts -> Change the way users log on or off -> Uncheck Fast User Switching.

Or via Group Policy Editor:

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26 Mar 2011   #12

Windows 7 Professional x64

"Not to derail from the OP's needs, but where did you find this option? "

Control Panel > Power Options > Change Plan Settings
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