This problem has existed ever since win7 was installed also I am not using any registry cleaners. Look for the response by cornow dated Saturday, October 31, 2009 12:29 AM in particular. Stop the service and check and if it helps? Method 6 - Turn Off and On The last thing you can try if you are if nothing else works is to turn off the laptop or computer, remove the battery navigate here
I used GPU Tweak to increase the 2D speed to 450 MHZ and that did the trick! Feb 28, 2011 #9 Mark56 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,889 OK, so did you download the update from the link I gave? My moms desktop is having the same problem. If I unplug the wireless transmitter, the screen saver works perfectly, but obviously the mouse doesn't!I've found workaround/resolution on the Microsoft support site (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/913405) but I have neither of the offending https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/screensaver-does-not-work-in-windows-7-410357/
Open Device Manager and then right-click on a piece of hardware, such as the network card and click on Properties. Check in task manager, when the PC is idle, and see if there is any program running in the background. At the Run line, type "regedit" (without the quotes) and click on OK. That was set, by default, to 'Wake on Magic and Directed'.
Screensaver/PowerSave disrupted by program - how to track which one? Tried to Google the problem, seems to exist for some users but no proper solution is available for me. Lots of people have mentioned that once the mouse was disconnected, the problem simply disappeared. Check out the screensaver, etc, after this has completed.
Press Start > type cmd in the search box. Screensaver Won't Come On Windows 10 It could be some other hardware on your system causing the computer to never sleep or turn off the display. He began blogging in 2007 and quit his job in 2010 to blog full-time. Tweet Like Google+ Comments  beedies says: 4 years ago Found this post very helpful for troubleshooting a screen-saver problem I've been having since getting a Logitech wireless mouse.
Also tried stopping the process RasMan it did not do any good either, probably will have to do a repair install to fix those corrupt files I did try to find Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Registry Cleaners Will Do Such.. Screensaver Doesn't Work Windows 7 She unplugged her wireless mouse and it worked! Screensaver Won't Start Windows 10 In the "Value Data" section, change the 0 entry to 1.
Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - creeping mouse etc no screensaver by omalley69 / November 7, 2014 11:09 AM PST In reply to: Screensaver does not work in From a CMD , type powercfg /energy Mar 1, 2011 #13 Mark56 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,889 I downloaded the link you gave me.I clicked on win7 ->add to basket ->download.It I switched the mouse on my wifes new computer from the wireless to the one that came with her computer, and wha-la! his comment is here Disclaimer: The statements, views and opinions presented on this web page are those of the author (or referenced source) and are not endorsed by, nor do they necessarily reflect, the opinions
This unfortunately will wipe out all updates that you have downloaded for Windows. Screensaver Not Working Windows 8 Download updates if needed. Once I did that, my screen-saver came on with no problem and the screen will go to sleep etc.
Feb 25, 2011 #1 Mark56 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,889 Have you got "Turn off display" set to "Never" in the "Power Options" Feb 25, 2011 #2 hitech0101 TS Guru Topic microsoft doesnt work. I noticed that the problem started after the adobe reader update. Screen Saver Will Not Come On Now click on Change advanced power settings on the next screen.
Search the Community Entire ForumThis CategoryThis BoardUsers turn on suggested results Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - This thread is more than 1362 days old. If I unplugged my wireless mouse and keyboard, then these options worked. weblink They replaced the mother board and it stil did not work.
well i unplugged my wireless microsoft mouse and suddenly i have a screensaver so no i think i am going to be stuck with wired mouse. I agree with Greypigeon that this may be a sign of a virus which I had mentioned earlier, running the downloaded rescue disc I gave the link for earlier (1. Have you ever heard of this and, if so, can it be repaired without calling HP help desk. Check out the screensaver, etc, after this has completed.
I set up my Dell Inspiron 570 with 64-bit Windows 7 Home Premium and had the same screensaver problems mentioned above - the screensaver would not activate... This caused a download of the new Intellimouse software. Etc FAIR USE NOTICE This site contains copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. View Solution.
For some reason, the display would turn off after 30 minutes, but the computer never went to sleep! Change advanced power settings Feb 28, 2011 #11 hitech0101 TS Guru Topic Starter Posts: 435 +24 Mark56 said: ↑ OK, so did you download the update from the link Click on Start, Type cmd in the box, in the pop up, right click on cmd and select "Run as Administrator". Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Back to Windows 7 forum 24 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions
Please try the request again. To do this, click on Start and type in Device Manager. Feb 26, 2011 #5 Mark56 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,889 This solution looks encouraging: Go to All Programs, then to Windows Update. This includes things like USB sticks, external hard drives, or other USB hardware.
Turn off display in 10 minutes & Put computer to sleep in 30 minutes- Installed all the latest Updates from Microsoft for Win7- Put a checkmark in front of "On resume, We are making such material available to advance understanding of computer science, IT technology, economic, scientific, and social issues.