Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. If the mouse pad is a smooth surface and not made from fabric, use a damp cloth to clean the surface. Back to top #12 SEWALL74 SEWALL74 Topic Starter Members 12 posts OFFLINE Local time:01:12 PM Posted 21 May 2010 - 10:20 AM I ran the sfc thing - nothing.... Screensaver previews work fine, but the system won't start them on their own. http://www.softwaretipsandtricks.com/forum/windows-xp/2290-windows-xp-screen-saver-not-working.html
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Screen saver not working- just goes black for 2 months by mariaisthebestever / April 23, 2010 11:01 PM PDT In reply to: Screensaver windows-xp display power-management share|improve this question edited Mar 13 at 1:38 fixer1234 11.3k122950 asked Feb 4 '12 at 0:53 Randy Gamage migrated from stackoverflow.com Feb 4 '12 at 14:13 This question Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details.
Back to top #13 petewills petewills Members 1,370 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Birmingham, UK Local time:06:12 PM Posted 21 May 2010 - 12:22 PM You have reinstalled some drivers, what about It will blank the screen when scheduled to, but the saver itself will not start.Any other ideas?? Be careful that you do not download rogue drivers online. Why Won't My Screensaver Work Don't know why or what the (*@(* I did.
I do have "RC" enteries and "RCV2" entries, but no "RCV" entries.Any additional advice would be awesome. Screensaver Won't Turn On Windows 10 I have also verified my optical mouse. Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 Enthusiast Enthusiast Members 5,898 posts OFFLINE Location:Florida, USA Local time:12:12 PM Posted 23 May 2006 http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-desktop/why-does-my-screen-saver-stop-working-with-me/c02849c9-86dd-4d91-b60e-1c44809e718e Would some geek put me right on this please ?
User configuration-->Administrative templates--->Control Panel--->Personalization---> Define the following group policies.. (Select enable option) enable Screensaver ( Double click and Select enable option) Password protect the Screensaver ( Double click and Select enable option) Screensaver timeout ( Screensaver Won't Come On Windows 10 I've run several malware and spyware programs and they all come up zilch. Is it ok to just disable these two things (programs?) Much thanks in advance!!! I have reset the screensaver settings on both machines but my screensaver won't start.
This was intended the use with cathode ray tube monitors which if a image was left for too long on the screen would imprint itself on the screen. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Screensaver Not Working In Windows 10 Your video card name and model number should be listed there. Screensaver Won't Start Windows 10 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - No virus found by Einstein47 / July 14, 2009 6:22 AM PDT In reply to: sounds like it could be a few things
After 10 minutes, the screen goes black and I lose out on any screen saver effects. http://taskflowapp.com/windows-10/screensaver-on-windows-xp-not-working.html I can't promise I'll respond to all the messages I receive (depending on the volume), but I'll do my best. Click the Apply button. Ask ! Screensaver Doesn't Work Windows 10
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - sounds like it could be a few things by dlancelot / June 27, 2009 2:01 AM PDT In reply to: I am also It's a Gateway XP lap top Thanks Edited by kwells, 23 May 2006 - 08:16 PM. Then it will bring you to a dialog box that says something to the extent of Windows is running in Safe mode yada yada click yes. his comment is here Proffitt Forum moderator / July 15, 2009 5:41 AM PDT In reply to: This is interesting In XP if we tinker with the login screen other things act oddly.
Harry B Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - THANK YOU so much. Screensaver Doesn't Work Windows 7 How to Cancel Windows 10 Reservation (Properly) Download Windows 10 .ISO (DVD) for Clean Install? I thought I had this nailed with a Microsoft mouse as I had seen that happen before!
with the screensaver i cant help but you can try microsofts knowledge base. I could just hit the Windows+L key to lock my workstation, but I would much rather prefer a screen saver instead.What is most crazy is that I didn't have any problems Back to top #5 yabbadoo yabbadoo Banned 510 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:06:12 PM Posted 06 August 2013 - 05:00 PM As a postscript and for my own information, I Screensaver Won't Work Windows 10 If you clean the mouse and the mouse pad, this will reduce the chance of the mouse becoming active and thus making your screensaver work properly.
BleepingComputer is being sued by Enigma Software because of a negative review of SpyHunter. Hi, after many weeks of troubleshooting, I discovered that the following two programs were preventing my screensaver from starting up: er-not-working.html ehtray command and PCMservice so my question is how do ackchoooo View Public Profile Send a private message to ackchoooo Find all posts by ackchoooo #7 03-16-2007, 05:59 PM Keepsix Offline Registered User Join Date: Mar 2007 Location: http://taskflowapp.com/windows-10/screensaver-in-windows-7-not-working.html Those utilities are the new kids on the block, and are finding lots of things that the more established scanners miss nowadays.Tell us about this computer.
As soon as it beeps start tapping the F8 key. I ran my malware software and found 2 bugs. BLEEPINGCOMPUTER NEEDS YOUR HELP! If it worked, you can adjust your screensaver to 10 or 15 minutes of inactivity.
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To do so: Click Start, then type in "power options" (no quotes), then click the Power Options link when it appears. I too, have a cordless mouse, by Logitech. like messenger software __________________ george Last edited by georgew : 08-08-2006 at 03:36 PM. Worked perfectly.
I have NO clue what to do. Best of luck!