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Unable to turn off Display in Vista


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#1 dimensionalist

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Posted 06 January 2010 - 04:13 PM

I've been trying to Turn off my display using the power settings in Vista 64 which didn't work for me.
Tried using different programs like Mon0 1.1 etc, i downloaded from Cnet just to turn off my
display but all failed. Display keep turning back on, even when there's no programs running.
I think there are programs running at the background which i don't know what is it,
keeping my display or my computer from going to sleep mode. But seems too complicated for a novice
like me to understand how PC and OS works.

Is there anyway to put the display to sleep mode?
Can anyone help me? Thanks

I am running bootcamp vista 64 on my imac.

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#2 dimensionalist

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Posted 13 April 2010 - 12:38 AM

Didnt really solve my problem. Found out it's the problem with iMac bootcamp which Apple will likely fix. Something to do with the headphone in-put on iMac, windows can't sleep when it's plugged in.

Thanks all for help and viewing.

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Posted 13 April 2010 - 01:01 PM

Thanks for the feed back. I Learned something as well, and thank you.




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