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Screen saver how do i get screen savers i will select an image and im offered an option to save image as screen saver but it never shows up what am i doing wrong

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Hello I was wondering on how to put a pic. As screen saver or wallpaper cause it doesn't show at all plus I have a ACER aspire 5349

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How can you set a wallpaper then?

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A single image cannot be set as a screensaver unless you are running some kind of slideshow screensaver software. Single images can only be set as background or wallpaper.

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How do you get Windows 10 free update from Windows 8 to operate the screen saver?


How to customize Screensaver in Windows 10
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There were times when computer monitors used to suffer from image burn-in issues caused by showing the same image for a long period of time and people used to install a screen saver to avoid the issue. The computer screens today no longer face the burn-in issues, but people still use the screen saver on their computer systems for fun's sake. Windows 10 comes with a six built-in screensavers. Let us see how you can customize screensavers in Windows 10.
Read: Are Screensavers necessary and still needed.
Screensaver Settings in Windows 10 You can get to your screen saver settings directly by typing 'Screen Saver' in the taskbar search box in the lower left corner of your system. Click on 'Change Screen Saver' and it will take you the Screen Saver settings right away where you can adjust the settings according to your own preferences.
Alternatively, right-click on your Windows 10 desktop, and select Personalize to open Personalization settings. Next click on Lock screen in the left pane.

Scroll down the Lock Screen settings and click on Screen Saver Settings. The following window will open. Here you can adjust the settings according to your preferences.

By default, Windows 10 offers the following six screensavers - 3D Text, Blank, Bubbles, Mystify, Photos and Ribbons - nothing new here. Select the screensaver from the drop-down menu and change its defaults Settings, if any are available.
For instance, the 3D Text screensaver lets you customize the text as well as a few other options.

The Photos screensaver lets you display your favorite photos as a screen saver.

Once you are done, click on save and exit.

Create Screen Saver Settings Shortcut

If you access the screensaver settings frequently, you can create its desktop shortcut as follows: However, it is easy to change the settings but if you change your screen saver often, it would be better to create a Screen Saver Settings shortcut on your desktop.
To create the shortcut, you have to right-click on your desktop and click on New > Shortcut.
Type control desk.cpl,,@screensaver in the location space in the wizard.
Click Next and give a name to your shortcut. Click Next and you are done. Give it a suitable icon of your choice.
Use this shortcut to change or adjust your screen saver settings whenever you want, quickly.
You can also create a shortcut to launch or change Screensaver state for a specific screensaver.

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Create a screensaver


You can easily convert your own images to a <b>screen saver</b> to a more personal desktop.Save the photos you want in your Pictures folder. In Display Properties, select the<b> Screen Saver tab</b>, and select "My<br /> slideshow of images.<br />

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How to disable energy saving on KitchenAid Range


The Energy Saver Mode deactivates the display to reduce energy
consumption.
To Activate the Energy Saver Mode:
1. Press and hold OPTIONS for 3 seconds. "Energy saver on."
will appear in the upper text area.
2. The setting will be activated after 5 minutes.
Any cooking function may be used with the range in Energy
Saver Mode by simply selecting the desired function.
To Deactivate the Energy Saver Mode:
1. Press and hold OPTIONS for 3 seconds. "Energy saver off."
will appear in the upper text area.
2. The clock will reappear in the display, and the range can be
operated as usua

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How to change wall paper to your screen


Open Control Panel - Display -
To select a wallpaper, click on Desktop tab then select a background image.
To select a screen saver, click on Screen Saver tab then click on the screen saver down arrow and then select a screen saver image.

Aug 10, 2012 | ASUS Computers & Internet

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Lap top shows a screen saying "Computer is locked" just clicking on the box, makes it go to the next screen. just a hasle doing this every time.


In order to remove the lock screen after resuming from screen saver, sleep, standby, and hibernate, please follow these steps.

Windows Vista/7
1. Right click on an empty space on the desktop and select "Personalize"

2. On the far right of the Personalization window is the option for Screen Saver. Click "Screen Saver".

3. Unselect "On resume, display logon screen".

4. Click "Change Power Settings".

5. Click "Require a password on wakeup" on the left hand pane.

6. Select "Don't require a password" and select Save changes.

Windows XP
1. Right click on an empty space on the desktop and select "Properties"

2. Select the Screen Saver tab.

3. Unselect "On resume, display Welcome screen" or "On resume, password protect".

4. Select "Power".

5. Select the "Advanced" tab.

6. Uncheck "Prompt for password when computer resumes from standby". Click Apply, then OK, and then OK again.


Good luck, please post back if you have any difficulties, and thanks for using FixYa.

Apr 11, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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How can i save a picture as my screen saver


Assuming you are using windows XP on this:
Create a new folder in "my pictures " folder
Copy the images you want to use into there
On your desktop, RIGHT click and choose "properties" to open the display settings
Click "Screen saver" and choose my pictures slideshow
Click "settings" to open the options for this
Click browse to point to where you saved the images
Set the duration and timings to suit your tastes
Exit by clicking Ok and the OK to exit the display settings

Apr 11, 2011 | Acer Aspire One PC Notebook

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When im on the computer the monitor shuts off a box appears saying power saving enabling monitor to shut down in a few seconds and then it restarts


Windows provides the following plans to help you manage your computer's power:

  • Balanced. Offers full performance when you need it and saves power during periods of inactivity. This is the best power plan for most people.

  • Power saver. Saves power by reducing system performance and screen brightness. This plan can help laptop users get the most from a single battery charge.

  • High performance. Maximizes screen brightness and might increase the computer's performance in some circumstances. This plan uses a lot more energy and will reduce the amount of time that a laptop battery lasts between charges.
    Note

    • High performance doesn't appear on the battery meter by default. To turn on High performance, open Power Options by clicking the Start button ?id=4f6cbd09-148c-4dd8-b1f2-48f232a2fd33, and then clicking Control Panel. In the search box, type power options, and then click Power Options. Under Select a power plan, click Show additional plans, and then click High performance.

If these plans don't suit your needs, you can create your own power plan, using one of these plans as a starting point.

Feb 13, 2011 | Gateway 510 S PC Desktop

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How do i set my timer for my screensaver-when my laptop is idle?


The option is under Screen saver options or there is an idle time shut off selection under Power Saver options as well. When you select your screen saver there is are specific options to customize how it shows and how long before it activates. Some screen savers have more options than others.

Oct 29, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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My screen saver doesn't show up.


you can go to start > control panel > display . Then on display, select Themes. Under themes, select browse, under browse, find the screen saver that you have saved in your computer. Click Open, then click Apply. Wait for 10 secs and the screen saver will be fine..

Sep 12, 2010 | Dell Inspiron 1501 Laptop

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The pc entering in pwoer saving mode and


  1. Start or restart your computer.
  2. Press the F10 key when the F10=Setup message is displayed.
  3. Select the appropriate Language option.
  4. Select the Power menu.
  5. Select (if not already selected) the Energy Saver item.
  6. Press the Enter key.
  7. Select Advanced .
  8. Press F10 to save the change.
  9. Select Power > Timeouts > Hard Drive Timeout > Never .
  10. Press F10 to save the change.
  11. Select the Power > Energy Saver .
  12. Press the Enter key.
  13. Restore the desired Energy Saver Mode (Disable or Minimal).
  14. Press F10 to save the change.
  15. Select File > Save Changes and Exit .

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