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Windows 7: Screensaver and power off monitor not working

05 Jun 2012   #41

windows 7 x64 ultimate sp1

got the same problem if i dont disable my screensaver i will end up with a blank/black screen once i resume my display from power off ive noticed this several times after i came back from work -.- and i dont have a wireless mouse...

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05 Jun 2012   #42

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

that to me sounds like a display driver problem - lot of the screensavers alter the resolution and thus present challenges to it. how about try using a different version of the driver?
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01 Sep 2012   #43

Windows 7 64 bit

This subject is the reason I registerred. I fixed mine by flashing the BIOS to a more up to date version.
I have the Asus M2N SLI Deluxe mobo and was at bios v. 1201, flashed to 1701 and automagically screen saver and power options work on Windows 7 x64 Enterprise.
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10 Dec 2012   #44
Beautiful Mind

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

What a conclusion!!!
It was just the damn WIRED USB MOUSE!!!
Welcome to
unplugging the mouse, just fixed the issue! though, replugging recovers the problem!!!
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