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How do I prevent my laptop screen going dark after about 10 minutes

Windows XP SP3 on Fujitsu T3010D laptop.

I am running an application to play a slide show and now have to press a key periodically to prevent the screen from going dark in the middle of the show.  I'm using a projector and both the laptop and clone projector go dark at the same time.  I'm not always at the laptop and frequently when I return it has gone dark.

I want the show to keep playing without having to press the key

I have no screen saver and have adjusted all of the power and display settings I can find to prevent the screen from going dark

Your help very much appreciated.
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parent55
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San3LCommented:
Hey

Right click on your desktop, Choose Properties, then chose screensaver, at the bottom there is a button for changing the Power options...

There you can define, when the screen is turned off, and when you want your harddrive to turn off...

Does this help you ?
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San3LCommented:
You can also find the power management ind the control panel..

try it out, there are multiple setting and options, you need to change those to suite your needs..!
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senadCommented:
This comes down to power options (not screensaver):
Disable 'turn off monitor' option ...
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parent55Author Commented:
You pointed me in the right direction.  However it turns out that I DID have a screen saver activating after 7 minutes, named "blank".  One of the standard options.  I thought I did not, but you took me back to look again and I realized my mistake.  It should have been set to "none".

Thank you for the quick help.  Much appreciated, even when I get a bit of egg on my face :-)
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