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Windows 7: Screen keeps turning off after some time..

08 Jan 2014   #1
unko

Win7x64
 
 
Screen keeps turning off after some time..

Hello, i checked power settings, screen (as well as the rest) is set to NEVER TURN OFF. Yet it does! After 20' or so. What can i do to fix it?


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08 Jan 2014   #2
Sardonicus

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Set Screen saver to (None).
Set "turn off the display" to Never.
Set "Turn off hard disk after" to Never.
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08 Jan 2014   #3
unko

Win7x64
 
 

Now you make me remember i do have a screen saver. I checked and it's working... So why screen turns off? Non sense...
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08 Jan 2014   #4
Sardonicus

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Is your screensaver set to blank?
Blank will give the illusion that the monitor is turning off.
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08 Jan 2014   #5
unko

Win7x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Sardonicus View Post
Is your screensaver set to blank?
Blank will give the illusion that the monitor is turning off.
No it's another. I changed options, we'll see.
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08 Jan 2014   #6
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Remember to check the video card power saving options too
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08 Jan 2014   #7
Callender

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
Check power plan settings

Check here:

Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Power Options

Then check the following options for every power plan including your current power plan.


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09 Jan 2014   #8
unko

Win7x64
 
 

Working now, probably picasa updated needed the screensaver settings updated.
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