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Windows 7: Monitor Off - Screensaver Turns It Back On

25 May 2013   #1
MourningStar

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

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25 May 2013   #2
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Just set your screensaver to none and have your monitor set to turn off in 10 minutes, there`s no need for a screensaver. Just puts stress on the vid card and the cpu.
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25 May 2013   #3
MourningStar

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

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well, at least you did not post that it cannot be done. I therefore remain hopeful for a useful reply soon.

cheers
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25 May 2013   #4
AddRAM

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Are you saying my answer is not useful ?

There is no reason to use a screensaver, what are you gonna do stare at it ?
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26 May 2013   #5
MourningStar

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AddRAM View Post
Are you saying my answer is not useful ?
for me - affirmative.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AddRAM View Post
There is no reason to use a screensaver, what are you gonna do stare at it?
What I use it for is not the issue. If you cannot post a solution please do not reply further.

-thank you
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26 May 2013   #6
Dude

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

MourningStar, are you using a windows screensaver or a third party one? Seems it could be a power config or sleep state setting. Most of the time the problem is the opposite where the monitor will not wake up. Also make sure your video drivers current.
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26 May 2013   #7
AddRAM

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Wow, someone`s got a bur up his butt.
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