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Power Save Mode Problem

After about 10 minutes, my Dell 2405FPW goes into power save mode and will not come back out of it without turning the computer off and then back on. It does not respond to hitting a button on the keyboard or moving the mouse. I set all the power settings on the computer to always on so the pc will not power down or hibernate. This is a definite monitor issue. Suggestions? This is extremely frustrating.

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  • Bitz13 Nov 26, 2007

    There is the ACPI fixed feature button, ACPI power button, and Microsoft ACPI complient system, it says all drivers are up to date. The only option is to uninstall them but I don't think I can do that can I?



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Under bios menu look for ACPI function and disable it. Should help same under device manager.

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  • Marat Ochakovskiy Nov 26, 2007

    also try to obtain most recent drivers



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