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Windows 7: Power options


18 Dec 2012   #1

windows 7 64 bit professional
 
 
Power options

Monitor screen goes blank without warning even though I am actively using the computer. Computer seems to think I'm not being active enough.
How do I stop this from happening? I've visited the following location in the computer:
Control panel/Power options/Edit plan settings/Turn off the display/[Options: 1 minute to 5 hours or "Never"]
What do these time intervals mean? "1 minute to 5 hours" from when? Perhaps this is not the place where this problem can be fixed.

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18 Dec 2012   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

No activity for the stated time will turn off your monitor. Set it as you like.
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18 Dec 2012   #3

Win 7 Pro x64 SP1, Win 7 Ult x86 SP1
 
 

Also check your Screen Saver settings.
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