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Windows 7: Computer turns on, but screen doesn't with Task Scheduler

07 Mar 2012   #1

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Computer turns on, but screen doesn't with Task Scheduler

I was playing around with Task Scheduler to turn on laptop at specific time, it works great. However, while the system starts up just fine, the screen remains black until I touch the mousepad.

Now that doesn't seem like a big deal, but what I was experimenting with is having the computer turn on so I could use TeamViewer app on my phone to access my desktop when I'm not home. Problem is, TeamViewer won't access desktop if screen is black and if I am not physically present, I can't tap the mousepad.

Anyone know why the screen doesn't turn on? It worked great on my old Dell with Vista, system and screen came on know problem.

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07 Mar 2012   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit

It's most likely in the power options to turn screen on when computer wakes from sleep. Just a guess.
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