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Windows 7: Missing screensaver

05 May 2013   #1
dhamer

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 
Missing screensaver

After about a year of 'normal' operation my system has stopped displaying my selected screensaver in Windows 7 Professional 64-bit - reinstalling/resetting via Control Panel has not worked.
DHH


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05 May 2013   #2
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

Do other screen savers work?
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05 May 2013   #3
dhamer

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Thank you for the reply - No. That was one of the first things I tried.
DHH
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05 May 2013   #4
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Run a system file check.

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

Screensavers are not important, they just put stress on your graphics card and cpu, ya they look pretty.

Just set your monitor to go off in 10 minutes, it will go a long way toward its lifespan.
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05 May 2013   #5
UsernameIssues

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

I wonder if it could be resolved like this thread:
My screensaver will not activate - done lots of troubleshooting
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