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How to blank the screen immediately


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#1 Cynthia Moore

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Posted 01 August 2016 - 03:33 AM

I have my laptop set to turn off the screen after 10 minutes, but what if I am in a hotel room in the middle of the night and I want the screen to go dark immediately. Is there any way to do that without opening the power applet or installing a utility? The Win+L hotkey will lock the screen. Is there another hot key to make it go blank or can I configure Win+L to go blank much sooner (10 seconds?)?


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#2 SleepyDude

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Posted 01 August 2016 - 04:00 AM

Hi,

 

I use this one https://sourceforge.net/projects/monitoroff/ no install simply run the tool and don't touch the mouse :)


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