Windows 10: Laptop screen not turning off.

Discus and support Laptop screen not turning off. in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware to solve the problem; For some reason, the laptop that I had Windows 8.1 installed in last will not turn off after five or so minutes, like I had set it. This can be a huge... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware' started by HoneycombWX, Aug 8, 2015.

  1. Laptop screen not turning off.


    For some reason, the laptop that I had Windows 8.1 installed in last will not turn off after five or so minutes, like I had set it. This can be a huge drawback, because the laptop might be running on battery power and having the screen constantly on drains it.

    This usually happens after Alarms and Clock has set off an alarm, or right while I'm trying to do something with my laptop not synchronizing my files, especially with Homegroup not letting me share my files with "view and edit" permissions.

    I tried to set a time-out setting of one minute. Apparently it works, but I also have a slideshow thing that's stalled as if the machine was still running on batteries.

    Let me read off the system spec that was recorded on the Eight Forums:
    • Computer Type: Laptop
    • System Manufacturer/Model No.: Dell Inspiron 15-3520
    • OS: Windows 10 Home 64-bit
    • CPU: Intel® Core™ i3-2370M CPU @ 2.40 GHz
    • Motherboard: Dell 0G8TPV
    • Memory: (2) G.Skill F3-12800CL11-4GBSA
    • Graphics Card(s): Intel® HD Graphics 3000
    • Sound Card: Cirrus Logic High Definition Audio
    • Monitor(s) Displays: (none/built-in)
    • Screen Resolution: 1366x768
    • Hard Drives: WD Scorpio Blue 500GB - WDC WD5000LPVX-55V0TT0
    • PSU: Connected on AC Power, 65w
    • Case: (Not applicable on a laptop)
    • Cooling: (None found.)
    • Keyboard: (Standard 104-key)
    • Mouse: USB wireless optical mouse
    • Internet speed: 6Mb / 1Mb
    • Browser: Chrome 44.0.2403.130 m
    • Antivirus: has not been installed yet
    • Other info:
      • Battery is performing normally (86% life)

    :)
     
    HoneycombWX, Aug 8, 2015
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  2. Judy1001 Win User

    laptop screen goes flashing grey when turning off

    My Dell with Windows 10 laptop screen goes grey with faint grid lines when turning on after going into sleep mode and then will not start unless the power button is held down for several seconds

    What would be causing this
     
    Judy1001, Aug 8, 2015
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  3. VuNhat Win User
    Error when shut down Win10 Pro?

    Hi, I'm using laptop Asus x550lb with Window 10 Pro x64. When I'm turn off the Window, my laptop is not turn off completely. It's just turn off the screen but the running button of laptop is always
    light ( the laptop still running when I'm turned off the Window 10). I'm need your helps, thanks.
     
    VuNhat, Aug 8, 2015
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