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darmitage1215
08-13-2011, 01:21 AM
I bought a new desktop computer windows 7, I5 2400 Quad Processor 400 GB Hard drive, 4 GB of Ram DDR3 but I have a question my computer always goes to sleep mode when its on and idle, can I change this setting somewhere?

PrntRhd
08-13-2011, 01:29 AM
Control Panel>Power Options

darmitage1215
08-13-2011, 02:25 AM
what should I click on for the length of time computer sleeps? or am I in the right place? no one seems to know much about this

weedfan
10-15-2011, 04:31 AM
ive got vista and mine is set to high performance. right under that is change plan settings. ive got the computer n monitor on "never". so both jus stay on

darmitage1215
10-15-2011, 05:15 AM
having a problem if my computer is in sleep mode and idle for a few hours then I go to move my mouse my screen flickers off and on I don,t know what the problem is?

ferclint20
10-16-2011, 02:27 AM
Go to Control Panel > Power Options > Turn Sleep mode off or Never.

darmitage1215
10-16-2011, 10:31 AM
I thought sleep mode is important for your computer, Acer flicks off and on when my computer is in sleep mode for a couple of hours, though maybe a winows issue!

PrntRhd
10-16-2011, 10:38 AM
It saves power.
You can adjust the settings to your preferences however.

darmitage1215
10-16-2011, 06:27 PM
It saves power.
You can adjust the settings to your preferences however.

thanks, it seem to clear up the problem!