How to disable or enable screen savers

Updated: 08/08/2017 by Computer Hope

How to disable a Microsoft Windows screen savers from running

Screen saverTo disable a screen saver in Microsoft Windows follow the instructions below:

  1. Open the Control Panel
  2. Double-click on the display icon
  3. Click the screen saver tab
  4. Select (None) as the screen saver choice.

Enabling a Microsoft Windows screen saver

To enable a screen saver in Microsoft Windows follow the instructions below:

  1. Open the Control Panel
  2. Double-click on the display icon
  3. Click the screen saver tab
  4. Select the screen saver you want to enable.

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