Having problems with your Dell E173FP 17" LCD Monitor ?

Monitor "sleeps" I have an HP Laptop w/Vista - I don't believe that my question is a problem - rather it's probably that I don't know how to adjust a setting or two. - My laptop monitor goes off after about 10 minutes or so - so I have to go over and hit a key or move my mouse so that it comes back up again - This is annoying when I am trying to look at a video on the screen - if I dont run over fast enough, I am recording a blank screen - Can I adjust the "sleep" time so that my monitor stays o


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There are two places where the sleep time can be affected, both of which are accessed through the Control Panel that is normally an item on the Start menu.\015\012
\015\012Check the Display folder first and look for Screen Saver. This can be turned off completely or set to longer delays.\015\012The second, is the Power Options provided more for laptop users to conserve battery life but also can control the shutdown of your monitor. \015\012Power Options aren't too important to desktop machines but the options are still listed. 
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