Having problems with your Dell Latitude D810 PC Notebook ?

I have a Dell Latitude D810,and my problem is that it has this energy saver thing going on with it.Its doing this! When I am not doing anything on the computer and,if I don't touch it in any way it turns off the screen (the screen goes black).I can bring the screen back on by pressing the spacer key,this is very anoying,when I go to netflix to watch a movie.I have to keep pressing the spacer key every time my computer does this,and I want to stop it from turning the screen black every 5 min.,can


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Hi David, this is easy and an annoying situation but it can be solved.

Go to Control Panel and selct POWER MANAGEMENT and selct MONITOR never turn off do the same for disk drive. If you have vista it is a little different but it is easy to follow the prompts on the left panel

The only problem now is that when you leave your PC it will always have a picture burning into the LCD screen, If you set a screen saver that will cut in

You can set screen saver to a greater interval like 1 hour or more



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Couple of things you can do, go to youre battery management, and you can change the energy saver settings there, also you can change the screen saver function by right clicking on the desktop and under properties. Click over to the Screen saver tab and change the time from whatever it is at to something very high like 9999. And that will fix your problem
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