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Windows 7: Intalled Nircmdc and Nircmd (Screen Issue)

12 Jul 2011   #1
canibe

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Intalled Nircmdc and Nircmd (Screen Issue)

Hello, thanks for letting me ask you for some help.
I just formatted my laptop. It is a MSI a6300 with a i3 cpu.
I wanted to created a screen shutoff shortcut so i installed both nircmd.exe and nircmdc.exe. The problem came up when I clicked the shortcut I made to shutoff the monitor. When the screen resumed I got this. Now everytime my computer come back from sleep I get this.

Sometimes those pixels cover the whole screen.
I cannot capture with screen print button in case that helps.
I am trying to avoid having to format my laptop again.
Thanks




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12 Jul 2011   #2
canibe

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12 Jul 2011   #3
Anak

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Hi! canibe, welcome to 7F

Did you follow How-To-Do-It here: Create a Shortcut or Hotkey to Turn Off the Monitor - How-To Geek

And, if you like the CMD line try this: GRC*|*WIZMO - Steve's Windows Gizmo**
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12 Jul 2011   #4
Anak

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Win 7 Home Premium 64bit Ver 6.1.7600 Build 7601 - SP1
 
 

When posting a vid of youtube copy/paste only the sequence after the = sign

Your link: YouTube - ‪My PC Messing Up‬‏

So you would only copy/paste vlE6yHMgQvw after clicking on the youtube icon.

Thus:



Sometimes there is added alphanumeric sequence added after, so you have to experiment.
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12 Jul 2011   #5
canibe

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yeah the how to geek one is the one i used
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12 Jul 2011   #6
canibe

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ahh thanks
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12 Jul 2011   #7
Anak

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Win 7 Home Premium 64bit Ver 6.1.7600 Build 7601 - SP1
 
 

Your welcome! Did you follow it precisely?
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12 Jul 2011   #8
canibe

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no there are a few things i didn't follow.
I copied the exe to windows.
when making the shortcut I didn't put the directory or timer.
I just put nircmd.exe monitor shutdown or what ever the html that came with it said.
I couldn't see it messing up my display though.
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12 Jul 2011   #9
Anak

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Home Premium 64bit Ver 6.1.7600 Build 7601 - SP1
 
 

Instructions/directions are there for a reason.

I would do a restore point and then retry it.
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12 Jul 2011   #10
canibe

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sounds like a plan. Thanks. I don;t think i am going to reinstall the nircmd. anything that can damage my system like that so easily doesn't sounds safe.
Thanks again
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