Windows 10: Screensaver won't start

Discus and support Screensaver won't start in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; For whatever reason my screensaver stopped working recently. I have it set to display photos but when the time I've set it to (30 mins) runs out... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by WebMaximus, Jun 10, 2018.

  1. Screensaver won't start


    For whatever reason my screensaver stopped working recently.

    I have it set to display photos but when the time I've set it to (30 mins) runs out nothing happens.

    I did some Google searching and quite a number of people with similar issues seemed to get different kind of error messages such as 'Screensaver x could not be started' or things like that. In my case nothing happens, the screensaver doens't start and I don't get any error messages nor any other kind of indications what's wrong.

    I've tried adjusting the time, checking and un-checking the option to show the lock screen, picking a different screen saver but all to no avail...problem persists.

    I've also tried running dism /online /cleanup-image /restorehealth and sfc /scannow but they both finished successfully with no issues found. I've also searched for new Windows updates but it says I'm already up to date.

    I'm on Microsoft Windows [Version 10.0.17134.81]

    Any tips how to get my screensaver working again highly appreciated!

    :)
     
    WebMaximus, Jun 10, 2018
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