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Windows 7: Prevent Windows from entering standby mode in MC?

28 Jul 2010   #1

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Prevent Windows from entering standby mode in MC?

Is there a way to prevent my computer from going into standby mode while Windows Media Center is open?

I think I broke my last monitor because instead of figuring out this problem, I just set my monitor to stay on all the time. It is rather annoying to keep touching the mouse to prevent the monitor from going black.

Thank you

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28 Jul 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

You can either change the power settings to keep your computer from going to sleep, or you can install a tool called MST. MST keeps your MCE alive, among other things.

Slick Solutions - Home of the MCE Standby Tool (MST)
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