Screen saver does not work

I set my vista screen daver to show up after every 10 mins.  It does not happen
ohemaaAsked:
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snowalpsCommented:
are you sure you are keeping the system completely idle for 10 min before expecting the scrrensaver to pop up? just a check!
HMSTNCommented:
Do you have a Microsoft Keyboard / Mouse combo or a usb laser mouse?  If so which one?
nobusCommented:
try selecting another theme
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ohemaaAuthor Commented:
are you sure you are keeping the system completely idle for 10 min before expecting the scrrensaver to pop up? just a check--yes

Do you have a Microsoft Keyboard / Mouse combo or a usb laser mouse?  If so which one?--no

read somewhere some anitvirus programs may be running behind screens
nobusCommented:
did you select another thema, and time to test ?
ohemaaAuthor Commented:
yes  I changed the time to 1 minu
ohemaaAuthor Commented:
I have gone through all the themes

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ohemaaAuthor Commented:
thanks for the input but I am not using the laser 6000 mouse...any idea what else must be causing this?
nobusCommented:
try running sfc from the run box :  
http://vistasupport.mvps.org/system_file_checker.htm
ohemaaAuthor Commented:
will try suggestions.  nothing is working for me so far
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