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Screen sleep

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    Screen sleep


    Have power options set to never sleep but it still does after about 20 minutes and I need to re-enter password to get going again. Very annoying.

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    Windows 10 Pro Prieview x64


    Do you have a screen saver set?
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    screen sleep


    No. Dont use a screen saver. Doesnt matter what I set in either on mains or battery, never sleep or 1,2 hours always sleeps after 20 mins
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    There might be an Asus utility that overrides Windows settings.
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    Yes. Thanks, my thoughts along those lines too. Will trawl thru ASUS specs and see what I find. Regards
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


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    Will try. Thank you
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