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Windows 7: Screensaver

16 Jan 2011   #1

Windows 7 - 32 Bit
 
 
Screensaver

Hi, I have a netbook with windows 7 starter edition, I have applied a screensaver with the tick for resume on login not ticked but it keeps putting the tick back in the box? how can I stop it?,I want the screensaver to run, thank you.

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16 Jan 2011   #2
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Riptorn,

If you mean the On resume, display logon screen box, then you might see if using one or more of the options in the tutorial below may be able to disable it so it will no longer be checked anymore.

Screen Saver Password Protection -Enable or Disable

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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17 Jan 2011   #3

Windows 7 - 32 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Riptorn,

If you mean the On resume, display logon screen box, then you might see if using one or more of the options in the tutorial below may be able to disable it so it will no longer be checked anymore.

Screen Saver Password Protection -Enable or Disable

Hope this helps,
Shawn
Thanks Brink.
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17 Jan 2011   #4
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

You're most welcome.
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27 Feb 2011   #5

Windows 7 - 32 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Riptorn View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Riptorn,

If you mean the On resume, display logon screen box, then you might see if using one or more of the options in the tutorial below may be able to disable it so it will no longer be checked anymore.

Screen Saver Password Protection -Enable or Disable

Hope this helps,
Shawn
Thanks Brink.
This is not working for windows 7 starter edition?, I have no gpedit.msc?
how can I disable the logon?
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27 Feb 2011   #6
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Riptorn,

You could use the REG download in step three in OPTION TWO at the link above to also do this.
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27 Feb 2011   #7

Windows 7 - 32 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Riptorn,

You could use the REG download in step three in OPTION TWO at the link above to also do this.
Thanks Brink,but alas it still doesn't work on starter edition?.....
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27 Feb 2011   #8
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Sorry to hear that.

As a test, create a new administrator account to see if your screen saver settings work properly in it.
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