Windows 10: How to stop display from defaulting to screen saver.

Discus and support How to stop display from defaulting to screen saver. in Windows 10 Performance & Maintenance to solve the problem; I need to keep my screen alive continuously. Colleagues need to reference it quickly, throughout the day without the need to enter passwords but it... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Performance & Maintenance' started by Ray F Thompson, Nov 8, 2019.

  1. How to stop display from defaulting to screen saver.


    I need to keep my screen alive continuously. Colleagues need to reference it quickly, throughout the day without the need to enter passwords but it defaults to screen saver.

    I have set the Sleep controls to "Never"

    Hard disk hibernation to 3 hours

    All without change.

    :)
     
    Ray F Thompson, Nov 8, 2019
    #1

  2. screen saver

    Hi Jack,

    Thank you for using Windows10.

    Let us know what happens exactly when you try to set the screen-saver or put the computer to sleep.

    I would suggest you to review he settings and check. Here is the steps:

    To change Screen Saver:

    • Press Windows/Start key.
    • Type Screen Saver and click on Change Screen Saver.
    • Select the screensaver from the drop down menu and click on Apply.
    • Click on OK.
    To put the computer in sleep:

    • Press Windows/Start key.
    • Type Power and click on Power Options.
    • Select Change when the computer sleeps in the left panel.
    Reply with the updated status for further help and we'll be glad to assist.
     
    Navneet Anand, Nov 8, 2019
    #2
  3. Eric Ber Win User
    screen saver

    Hi Amir,

    A screen saver is a moving picture or pattern that displays on the screen(s) of your PC after you have not been active on the PC for specified period of time to wait. You can follow the steps below to change the screensaver on your Windows 10 laptop:

    • Press Windows key.
    • Click on Settings > Personalization > Lock
      screen
      > Screen saver settings.
    • You can choose the Screen saver that you want in the Screen Saver Settings
      window.

    Should you need further assistance, don't hesitate to get back to us.
     
    Eric Ber, Nov 8, 2019
    #3
  4. Rose Cal Win User

    How to stop display from defaulting to screen saver.

    Screen Saver/Desktop/Screen Saver

    Hi Jim,

    The issue you encountered with screen saver can be due to incorrect screen saver settings. To better isolate your concern, we'd like to ask the following:

    • Have you tried changing the screen saver settings?
    • Are you trying to off the the screen saver?

    Meanwhile, you can follow these steps to turn off your screen saver:

    • Open Settings and Select Personalization.
    • Click Lock screen, scroll down and choose Screen saver settings.
    • Choose None in the drop-down menu.
    • Select Apply.
    • Click OK.

    Keep us posted if you need additional help.
     
    Rose Cal, Nov 8, 2019
    #4
Thema:

How to stop display from defaulting to screen saver.

Loading...
  1. How to stop display from defaulting to screen saver. - Similar Threads - stop display defaulting

  2. Screen Saver Stops Working Randomly

    in Windows 10 Customization
    Screen Saver Stops Working Randomly: I use the pictures screen saver for my Windows 10 machine, and on a random basis, I come back to the machine and see the message: an error prevented the slideshow from playing And it's kind of annoying to find. The screensaver is set to use a folder with images resized to...
  3. Screen Saver Time Display

    in Windows 10 Customization
    Screen Saver Time Display: My screen saver time display has been missing as an option for some time now. Can I get it back? https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/screen-saver-time-display/bc529e07-04ec-4449-bf0f-6720688ed0dc
  4. Screen Saver

    in Windows 10 Customization
    Screen Saver: I have Windows 10. In the Screen Saver I have selected Photos. How do I get the slide title to display when viewing? https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/screen-saver/33ee39e0-fbe6-4ab3-be21-9b6961e665c9
  5. Screen saver

    in Windows 10 Customization
    Screen saver: Hello, After the last upgrade in January I can't get my screen savers to work. Can someone tell me how to fix this please? Thank you, Maria https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/screen-saver/6ca24ca8-aafb-48e9-9f78-0832dbbc5e48
  6. Screen Saver

    in Windows 10 Software and Apps
    Screen Saver: How can I add my personalized screen saver to my Desktop/or Apps? https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/screen-saver/5a65e443-e744-4f03-8144-46fe788d8c4a
  7. display of screen saver

    in Windows 10 Customization
    display of screen saver: how do I take my apps of my screen saver? its on top of my picture https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/display-of-screen-saver/4f9a4142-5233-4b1c-8057-e060d6e287f7
  8. screen saver

    in Windows 10 Customization
    screen saver: I want my screen saver to go through all my pictures. It shows the same ones all the time. It is on shuffle . How do I get to see all the pictures and not the same ones all the time. I do not like this version of the picture storage...
  9. Screen saver

    in Windows 10 Customization
    Screen saver: My screen saver does not work when my computer is turned on. I have to "restart" it and then the screen saver works. I have not added anything or changed anything and all of a sudden for the past four days this has cropped up. I have the bare minimum items in my start up...
  10. No screen saver

    in Windows 10 Software and Apps
    No screen saver: I upgraded to Win10 Home yesterday and I cannot get the screensaver to do anything. It never starts no matter which one I use or what time I set it for. 13068