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Windows 7: monitor goes to sleep every 10 secs without mouse move

21 Mar 2017   #1
imback

windows 7 professional x32
 
 
monitor goes to sleep every 10 secs without mouse move

Hi all you busy people here,i have a very annoying problem with mt win 7 ultimate 64,recently i was trying to get a screen saver to work and read somewhere on google about changing a value in the registry which i stupidly done and now if i dont move the mouse or type the screen loses the signal from the pc.I hope someone kind here can help me as i dont have a clue what i changed :-(
Many thanks in advance.


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21 Mar 2017   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello,

Do you remember what value you changed?

It sounds like you may have change how long to turn off the display after being idle.

Display - Turn Off in Windows

If no to both the above, then you could do a system restore using a restore point dated before you made the change to undo it.

System Restore
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21 Mar 2017   #3
imback

windows 7 professional x32
 
 

thank you so much for getting back Brink but i think i have cured the fault by following this link
Monitor goes to sleep/loses connection, 15 min the mouse is not active
once again many thanks for your time
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21 Mar 2017   #4
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Great news.
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