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E machine the moniter keeps saying its going to sleep and the big blue E keeps blinking on and off. Thats the button you push to turn the computer on and off. Husband is in Iraq. PLEASE HELP ME

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How long does it take for this to happen? Try this:

Click on Start->Control Panel and double click on Power Options. Check the settings on the Power Schemes and Hibernate tabs. You may just need to alter these settings.

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