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Windows 7: Turn off display but NOT during browser playback (ie pandora, netflix)

07 Aug 2015   #1

Turn off display but NOT during browser playback (ie pandora, netflix)

any native settings that will turn off display after inactivity INCLUDING browser activity? Tired of walkarounds to keep windows alive during browser based media playback?


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08 Aug 2015   #2

7 Pro x64, 10 Pro x64

Your display is turning off while your watching netflix?
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09 Aug 2015   #3


Yea, or pandora through firefox. It seems to be anyone who has their display set to cut off and uses a browser. Is that not the case?
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09 Aug 2015   #4

7 Pro x64, 10 Pro x64

If your doing active playback (not paused) and the screen has movement it shouldn't shut off the screen. I would update ff, video drivers, and plug-ins that Netflix uses, now Pandora since it is just a music stream will have the screen turn off after your set period in Windows.

Do you have the same problem in IE?
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 Turn off display but NOT during browser playback (ie pandora, netflix)

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