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Windows 7: Windows 10 64 Bit Monitor display turns off after 2 minutes!

20 Dec 2015   #1
zane771

Woindows & Home Premium
 
 
Windows 10 64 Bit Monitor display turns off after 2 minutes!

I have three PC's all running the same OS setup but one no matter what I try after 2 minutes the display goes blank, move the mouse and the desktop is there!
I found in link but for Windows 7 there is a term called "System unattended sleep timeout" added to Advanced Power Settings" but cant find anything in Win 10.

This is the link for Sleep Timeout : Power Options - Add "System unattended sleep timeout"
Does anyone have any ideas as to what I can try please?
Zane


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20 Dec 2015   #2
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Turn off all the timeout settings, then if the problem is still there, start working on the monitor. You should not have this problem.
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20 Dec 2015   #3
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 

Have you checked Screen Saver settings ?
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22 Dec 2015   #4
t0mmy1977

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Power\PowerSettings\238C9FA8-0AAD-41ED-83F4-97BE242C8F20\7bc4a2f9-d8fc-4469-b07b-33eb785aaca0\DefaultPowerSchemeValues

Edit each of the sub-keys. Each corresponds to one of the power plans. If you choose ACSettings (Decimal value is 3600 seconds for 1 hour) you are choosing a behavior for when the machine is plugged in, DCSettings are for battery power.
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