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Win 7 Does Not Recognize Monitor When Wakes From Sleep Mode


Windows 7 does not recognize my monitor when it wakes from "sleep" mode. When windows 7 awakes from "sleep" mode my desktop screen is distorted.control panel, screen resolution lists the monitor as "generic non-pnp monitor". I have gone to control panel, screen resolution, and picked "detect", "identify", "apply", "ok", and restarted my computer to save my monitor and native resolution setting. The nvidia control panel lists my monitor as the primary display, but "sleep" does not seem to remember this. If i "shutdown" or "restart" my computer everything is fine.

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Monitor Goes Directly In Sleep Mode On Boot Up

I bought a computer last week online (had it built from a popular site that i've used before). The computer worked fine for a few days. Last night, in the middle of playing a game, it crashed or something. Upon reboot, the monitor went directly into power saving mode. I thought my old monitor was t he problem, so i bought a new monitor. Same thing. When i turn it on, the monitor goes right into sleep mode. Maybe once out of every 20 or 30 reboots it will actually boot up, or i can spam f8 and get it to boot into safe mode.

I read online to turn off all the power-saving options. So i did (and i also installed the new monitor driver from the disc while i was able to do so). Rebooted. Same  problem. Every time i boot up, all i see is a black screen and the monitor goes right into power saving mode, hitting f8 does nothing, no normal boot screens even appear. The boot up "beep" never sounds off, and the fan seems to die down very quickly as well. Whats really confusing is that it worked fine for like 5 days. Then poof there's some kind of conflict.

Maybe the onboard video card is turned on in the bios or something? I don't know cause i cant even get that far. Booting up gets me to a sleeping monitor every time. Anyone got any ideas? These are the exact parts i am working with: amd phenom ii x2 550 dual-core cpu4gb ddr2-800 pc6400ati radeon hd5750 1gb single cardasus m4a785-m amd785g hybrid crossfire chipset power supply 600 watt windows 7 (64 bit) 


Posted On: 2010-06-13 . View Related Posts . . View 5 Replies .

Keyboard / Mouse Inactive After Monitor Goes Into Sleep Mode

I seem to be having a problem with both the keyboard and mouse going inactive after my monitor goes into a "sleep" mode and is "woke-up". The mouse works for a few seconds after that and then "freezes& if i unselected the "turn monitor off after 1 hour", then i never experience the problem. I'd like to select "after 1 hour" as i leave my pc on constantly. I have the most recent drivers for my monitor (acer al2216w), am using a logitech "access" keyboard and ms wheel mouse optical usb. The drivers for the keyboard and mouse were installed by windows 7.

Posted On: 2009-10-12 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

When Coming Out Of Sleep Mode, Monitor Wont Turn Off

When coming out of sleep mode, my pc's screen saver won't come on and the monitor won't turn off. My windows 7 64-bit pc is set to bring itself out of sleep mode every morning to run backups. About one third of the time, when it does this, the monitor stays black, with the only visible element being the cursor. The full display is only shown when i move the mouse. This is what i would like to happen all the time.

However, other times, the full desktop is shown when the pc comes out sleep mode, and the screen saver will not come on after this, nor will the monitor put itself in standby mode after 10 minutes like it's meant to. Does anybody know how to fix this so it behaves the way i'd like all the time? It drives me mad as the monitor lights up the darkened room. My graphics adapter is an ati radeon 4200.


Posted On: 2010-03-27 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Win 7 Wont Recognize Second Monitor

Since the installation of windows 7 64-bit, i have not been able to connect my flat screen to my computer as a second monitor. I know how i am supposed to go about connecting the 2nd monitor and i had done it numerous times using windows vista 32-bit. When i right click on the desktop and go into screen resolution, it shows me a picture of a screen with a 1 in it and it has two buttons beside it; detect and identify. I assume if everything was working the way it should, a second monitor picture would appear when i press detect, but instead nothing happens.

I have a dell inspiron 1720, a panasonic 52in plasma, and i am using an s-video cable to connect the two. What i have read online suggests that it might be my video card driver's problem, but i dont know how to go about fixing this, if indeed it is the problem. Im not sure exactly which video card i have, and my computer just says its the standard vga graphics adaptor.


Posted On: 2010-01-23 . View Related Posts . . View 6 Replies .

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Posted On: 2010-01-28 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

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Posted On: 2009-12-29 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Monitor Doesnt Come On After Sleep Or Hibernate

My monitor doesn't come on after sleep or hibernate. It will sometimes show a background but no icons or ability to open programs. Please help with any solutions.

Posted On: 2010-01-28 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Bsod On Sleep Mode

Anyways heres what happen i was using my comp just fine and my friend called me out to go to the park so i left my comp in sleep mode (basically i just close my comp with out shutting it down) after a hour or so when i came back i lift my screen i had a reboot when i rebooted i had a bsod idk why so i click start windows normally and again after that i click repair windows and another one so i shut it down waited a minute turned it on and evreything seems fine now no bsod so far anyways is this virus related or is it a rootkit or something else please someone help me out here.

Ps:also i been running a processor called svhost but its a lot of them about 11

http://i44. Tinypic.com/8xts48.png

Is that normal?


Posted On: 2010-03-16 . View Related Posts . . View 14 Replies .

Troubleshooting Sleep Mode

I have a brand new hp laptop w/fingerprint reader. It's has continually had a problem coming out of sleep mode. When i was using just a password it would always tell me my password was invalid, when i started using the fingerprint reader it always says it doesn't recognize the reader. I could do a hard reboot (disconnect power and remove battery) and it would cure the issue. This last time i did a hard reboot the computer started up, the screen flashed and went black and it will not and has not allowed me to do anything. Keyboard and mouse do not function, black screen. Lights on the keyboard come on and the fans work but that's it!

Posted On: 2010-04-18 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Problem With Sleep Mode

I have a problem with sleep mode i have a custom made computer with windows 7 64-bit everything is great. I just installed a geforce 210 video card now i have problems coming out of sleep mode the screen is blank. Now when i take this card off sleep mode works fine. I asked the vendor for support they think its because its such a low end card that could be the reason. Ok have a corsair power supply 650 watt an evga mother board enforce 730i/ geforce 9300 8 gigs of ram core 2 duo chip. And this gforce 210 in my pcie slot. I just want to know what you gys think

Core clock (mhz): 589 mhz
Processor cores: 16
Processor clock (mhz): 1402 mhz
Fill rate (billion pixels/sec. ): 4. 72
Memory amount: 512mb ddr2 on-board frame buffer
Memory frequency (effective): 800 mhz
Memory interface: 64-bit
Memory bandwidth (gb/sec): 8. 0
On-board outputs: dvi-i and hdmi and vga
Additional outputs supported:
Bus technology: pci express 2. 0

This is the info on the graphics card


Posted On: 2010-03-16 . View Related Posts . . View 10 Replies .

Win7 Would Freeze After Sleep Mode

Windows 7 would freeze after sleep mode and a hard reboot would fix it. Until this last time went to awake it up and i got the normal freeze screen when i went to hard reboot nothing happens other then my fans spin lights come on and the cd drive.

Programs you are having problems with my keyboard will not light up nor will my screen turn on. I tried removing ram and swapping it around, unplugged hard drives, unplugged everything and checked all connections and even removed the battery from my mother board. My motherboard is an asus m2n-sli deluxe with a 3. 2 duel core athlon.nvidia 8800 gt i believe.


Posted On: 2009-12-06 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Computer Will Not Wake Up From Sleep Mode

My computer will not wake up from sleep mode and my display driver fails when i try to hook up my computer to a tv monitor with an s video cable. I am having particular problems when my computer sleeps by itself because of in activity or if i close my lap top. Also when my computer is connected to my tv monitor with an s video cable, it will flicker for a while before i receive a bsod.

Posted On: 2010-03-03 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Keyboard Dead During Sleep Mode

To date i've been impressed with windows 7. I now have an issue that will have me moving to unix or back to windows xp if i cannot find a resolution quickly. I noticed recently when the pc was asleep that i couldn't wake it using [usb] kbd or [ps/2] mouse.

Pressing caps lock on keyboard gives no result as if power to the kbd has been removed. The only way i am able to get out of sleep mode is to press the front-panel reset button. I'm loathe to do that too often. I'm not aware of any changes made to the computer that coincided with this problem starting. Any ideas what could be going on here? Where do you start troubleshooting if the keyboard and mouse are unresponsive?


Posted On: 2009-10-20 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Sleep Mode Restarts With Error

Problem signature:

Problem event name: bluescreen
Os version: 6. 1. 7600. 2. 0. 0. 768. 3
Locale id: 1033

Additional information about the problem:

Bccode: 116
Bcp1: fffffa8005990390
Bcp2: fffff880046c5fcc
Bcp3: 0000000000000000
Bcp4: 0000000000000002
Os version: 6_1_7600
Service pack: 0_0
Product: 768_1

Files that help describe the problem:

C:windowsminidump


Posted On: 2010-03-03 . View Related Posts . . View 9 Replies .

After Update Sleep Mode Is Broken

I had my computer set to go to sleep after about 20 minutes or so and when i would wake it up, it would immediately show the login screen and i would type my password and then the desktop would show up right away. Well then i installed some "update" and now when i go to wake my computer up it starts all the way back from my bios, running the bios initialization and essentially starting windows as if i just turned my computer on, then it takes forever to load up the password screen and after i enter my password it takes another few minutes to load my desktop. This is unacceptable its actually faster to shut my computer down and turn it back on!

Posted On: 2010-02-13 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Hdd Problem With Sleep Mode

When the computer goes into suspend, it hangs the hard drives, and doesn't spin them down. Im using win 7, 64, and i am wondering if theres a control panel or something that governs how the computer suspends itself. Im curious to know if you have ever heard of hdd's that do not have the spin-down feature in them. Why i am curious, is that these 2 250gb hdds came out of a raid array, and they are spec built to be continuous (for server type use that never spin down)which may be the problem. I don't know if its hardware or software.

Posted On: 2010-05-29 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Sound Dead After Sleep Mode

Every time my computer goes into sleep mode, and i turn it back on again the sound is gone. I've searched for hours and hours trying things suggested to others with the exact same problem. I've done troubleshooting steps, uninstalled and reinstalled drivers, trying different settings in the sound control panel. Nothing. My computer is a self-built running windows 7 ultimate 64 bit, i've got a gigabyte mobo with onboard realtek hd. I'm about to resort to just reformatting my entire hdd and reinstalling windows because i'm pretty much convinced there is no fix. This is my exact motherboard: http://www.Newegg. Ca/product/product.aspx?Item=n82e16813128342

Posted On: 2010-06-26 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Cannot Print After Resuming From Sleep Mode

Will not print after sleep mode with win 7 pro, after coming out of sleep mode, 2 printers will not print. I need to restart/reboot, and upon restart printers begin printing jobs in que. Same happens when coming out of sleep mode on win 7, when trying to print from networked win xp pro pc. I need to restart the win 7 pro pc. Printers are hp laserjet 3030 and hp deskjet 6122 (with deskjet 990c driver for the hp 6122). I have had this problem since set up of my win 7 pro pc in feb 2010; haven't found an answer yet.

This new pc has 2. 8 ghz amd athlon ii x64 7850, with 4 gb ram, 500 gb hd (only using 10% of hd). I have avast home, lavasoft ad-aware, threatfire; all in memory; windows firewall or comodo firewall set at different times - never on at the same time. Right now this is the major glitch. I know that network printing will not work when win 7 pro pc is in sleep mode; but after coming out of sleep mode printing is no longer available. I have run the troubleshooter countless times, but so far no answers.


Posted On: 2010-08-02 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Pc Does Not Respond After Waking From Sleep Mode

This is beginning to happen more frequently. I put my computer to sleep, and 5 minutes within logging and using anything (ex.google chrome or itunes), the application freezes. I then click alt-control-delete, but it never pops up (usually works). Then i go the taskbar and it shows a "explorer.exe not responding. ". Then the whole computer just freezes, and then only thing i can do is hold down the power button for a force shutdown. My wife's computer is also windows 7, and it always works (doesn't "not respond") when she wakes it from sleep. So its something with my computer. Is there any solution for this?

Posted On: 2010-07-15 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Computer Wont Come Out Of Sleep Mode

My computer wont come out of sleep mode. Screen will go black after some time. Than using the mouse and keyboard wont wake it up. The screen stays black. Yet the light on the monitor stays green instead of orange (it has signal but nothing is there) i have to hold the power button and kill it than reboot to get the screen back. I never had any hardware problems in xp but im new to windows7 and still getting familiar with it. Figured somebody would ask some system specs.
I just installed windows the other day and downloaded newest drivers for everything. Also got all automatic updates.

In power settings turn off the display is set to 10 minutes, and sleep mode is set to never so im guessing its not really going into sleep mode. I now went in and looked at some settings and made some changes. In advanced settings i turned off hybrid sleep (i dont know what it does) i saw selective usb suspend setting that was enabled (dont know what it means) could that be turning off my mouse and keyboard thus why i cant wake it up? I turned off all sleep mode features now. And disabled all hibernate/turn off display features. And am going to let it sit for awhile and see if it does it again. I will report back if this works.


Posted On: 2010-03-25 . View Related Posts . . View 5 Replies .

Cannot Go Into Sleep Mode After Being Left Idle

Windows 7 home premium, dell inspiron 1545 laptop. My laptop will not go to sleep after being left idle. I have checked all power options, including allowing the laptop to sleep when sharing multimedia. I have checked the device manager for hardware which can wake my laptop. There are no programs which are scheduled etc. When the battery reaches the critical level, my laptop does go into hibernate mode. I am currently using the default power saving power options which do not work. I am fairly sure my laptop used to go to sleep with windows 7 installed, but have no idea what has been changed and don't fancy formatting etc. This is driving me mad. I'm not a computer novice, and have googled, tried loads of different options etc.

Posted On: 2010-02-23 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Bsod Driver_power_failure When Desktop Go Into Sleep Mode

My computer occasionally (twice a week) does a blue screen with driver_power_failure when the computer tries to sleep. I've tried updating every driver on the system, but no luck fixing this issue.
 
Minidump of the latest crash can be found here:
http://cid-2e236e25fce125b0. Skydrive.live.com/self.aspx/minidump/050910-18671-01.zip


Posted On: 2010-05-09 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Issue With Sleep Mode - Keyboard Jams

Hey upon waking the system from sleep mode by tapping a key on the keyboard the key i press continues to input. For example system goes to sleep and i wake using the g key and open internet explorer and click the address bar it goes ggggggggggggg until i hit another key to cancel it out. After doing this it behaves normally. I am using a wireless keyboard and the keyboard and mouse set im using is the kensington ci70. Wondering if anyone else has run into this minor annoyance.

Posted On: 2009-10-12 . View Related Posts . . View 6 Replies .

Computer Restarts After Coming Out Of Sleep Mode

Optiplex 755 windows 7 64 bit. The computer restarts after coming out of sleep mode. I have installed all the latest drivers, bios. Antivirus mcafee. Clean install. When bringing the computer back from sleeping. It will restart.

Posted On: 2009-12-16 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Bluetooth Mouse Fails After Sleep Mode

My logitech bluetooth mouse looses communication after coming out of standby mode. The mouse does not show up in the devices panel and will not resync. To get it back i have to reboot, then remove the bluetooth mouse from the devices panel and then add the device again. When win7 was installed, it recognized the mouse without the need to manually supply drivers. I checked the logitech site which does not have win7 drivers available for download.

The issue is not limited to the mouse as a bluetooth speaker system has similar problems with standby mode. Anyone know how to solve the bluetooth standby issues on win7? System: dell m1330 laptop, logitech v470 bluetooth mouse, win7-64 home premium


Posted On: 2009-12-25 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Hard Drive Full After Sleep Mode

Problem occurred after upgrading from vista to windows 7.coming out of sleep mode, or logging in after computer left running unattended for several hours, c drive is full. Going into sleep mode/log off, c drive has 377/456 available. Have changed to dynamic drive and eliminated other partitions. Did not fix problem. No error codes. Restart clears up the problem and c drive goes back to normal space available.

Some additional information:

If computer left running and in lock-up problem occurs over time.

Normal steps taken to fix: defrag, minimized services, ran troubleshooter etc. Have run virus scans/spyware scans etc. Have searched forums for similar issue. Found something in vista forum regarding system restore taking up available drive space. So i have set maximum shadow storage to 10gb. Won't know for a while whether this fixed the problem. I doubt it though, because default max shadow storage was set to 30% = '40gb and problem was consuming 377gb.

I traced the offending files to the pc tools application internet security and/or registry mechanic in the common files subdirectory. There was an xmlfile in there that grew until all available drive space was consumed. I tried to get support from pc tools but all they suggested was downloading the current application versions, which i did, but to no avail.

I was at first unable to delete the file because it is in use when the apps are running in background. However, by changing the settings to turn them off at bootup, and using the disk cleanup application below, i was able to delete it.


Posted On: 2009-12-19 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

External Drive Disconnects After Sleep Mode

Twice in the past month i have awakened my computer from the sleep state to find that the external drive was no longer recognized. I had to disconnect the fire-wire cable and reconnect it for the drive to be recognized. At the same time my bluetooth phone lost its connection with the bluetooth adapter on my computer. I did nothing differently as far as i know on these two occasions than on any other similar occasions. Does anybody have any thoughts on what might be happening?

Posted On: 2010-05-23 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Win 7 / Vista Sleep Mode Problems

I have installed windows 7 x64 over my vista x64 as a upgrade. I have problems with the computer not going into sleep mode. I have a home built system with a asus p5ql pro motherboard. The system will stop working and the power and hd indicator light will go out, and the system will constantly reboot until i kill the main power and i have to reset the bios. This also happened in vista. Out of curiosity i reinstalled windows xp home edition on a second hd, and it sleeps and/or shuts down properly.

Posted On: 2010-05-22 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Pc Won't Enter Sleep Mode

I've built a system with windows 7 home premium (64 bits) as the os. The screen saver works fine and the screen is turned off at the specified time in the power manager; but, when it's supposed to enter in sleep mode it never does. I've already tweaked the power manager in every possible way, also updated the bios and the drivers for all the devices plugged in my system and the problem remains unsolved.
This feature is helpful to me since my pc uses a 700 w psu and sleep mode is a feature that allows to save some power. I had a pc running windows xp before and never had a problem with sleep mode.


Posted On: 2010-01-16 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .