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Windows 7: How do I get screensaver to activate while watching vid on ext desktop

27 Aug 2015   #1

Windows 7 home premium 64bit
How do I get screensaver to activate while watching vid on ext desktop

Hello all,

I have a screensaver that is activated. I am also running two TVs with 'extended desktop' so I can watch in the house while working on my PC screen. I want the screensaver to still come on on the PC screen, but it fails to do so if I have videos running on the TVs with extended display. Is there a way around this so I can lock my PC screen while still watching videos?

Thanks everyone!

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27 Aug 2015   #2

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit

Hi and welcome to SevenForums,
I don't see how or not without a third party multiple display managing program to do it :/
Of which I don't know of any.
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27 Aug 2015   #3

Windows 7 home premium 64bit

Well I guess that just sucks, but I thank you for your thought and reply!!
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