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My monitor shuts down after one second. - Dell Dimension 3100 PC Desktop


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Dell monitors automatically go into power-save mode after a preset\015\012amount of time when the computer is inactive. The Dell monitor will go\015\012completely black, instead of showing a screensaver. This doesn't mean\015\012that your Dell computermag-glass_10x10.gif\015\012has shut down. Instead, this allows your monitor to essentially turn\015\012off until it's needed again. You can change how long it is before the\015\012Dell monitor goes into power-save mode by changing your display\015\012settings.\015\012
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