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New Gateway Laptop - Screen goes blank !!

\015 I have just bought a brand new Gateway NV44 Laptop. It's running Vista. Without warning the screen goes blank - not dead - just blank. Have to re-boot. Any ideas on this? Thanks\015

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I have this exact problem with my Gateway nv44 since day one, i've taken it into Future shop and they couldn't figure it out. It didn't bother me so much at first, but is now happening up to 20 times a day.

Mine responds the same to the same action of closing the lid and restarting with password, and nothing is lost.

I've have been told it may well be related to Windows Vista.


DID YOU FIND A SOLUTION YET?
The vista os has an energy complince control
\015\012you can set your laptop to never goto sleep in the system control or it maybe in the monitor control panel but this will not allow it to blank out on ya and save a little time in tasks the haven to restart may be a time for a service update ( I myself just got Vista spv2 Its worken for me so check for updates
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