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computer help please

Discussion in 'Technology' started by Ridgerunner, Sep 25, 2008.

  1. Sep 25, 2008 at 4:46 PM
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    Ridgerunner

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    Can I ask a favor of you computer maniacs out there?
    I have windows vista. I am watching streaming live feed of the OJ trial.
    How do I get the screen to NOT go to sleep-to stay on all the time till I wish to turn it off? I cant find the dam powersaver or whatever settings.
    Thanks:)
     
  2. Sep 25, 2008 at 4:50 PM
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    right click>personalize>screen saver>none
     
  4. Sep 25, 2008 at 5:39 PM
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  5. Sep 25, 2008 at 5:45 PM
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    where r u watching that trial online?
     
  6. Sep 25, 2008 at 5:52 PM
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    Whatsup neon:) cnn.com/crime-when that page comes up clik "go to cnn.com/crime, then find the OJ trial "in session"
     
  7. Sep 25, 2008 at 6:01 PM
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    That obviously turns off the screen saver. That's only part of the solution (but maybe all you need). The Vista power settings may still "turn off" your monitor after a certain period of time. Those settings are under Personalize > Screen Saver > Change Power Settings > Change When The Computer Sleeps. Mine was set for 20 minutes of inactivity...
     
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