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Computer does not go into the standby mode when the screen saver is running.

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Computer does not go into the standby mode when the screen saver is running.

Computer sometimes cannot move into the standby mode automatically when screen saver using Open GL is running.
Computer sometimes fails to get into the standby mode automatically when screen saver written in OPEN GL is running.

To use the function of automatic shift to the standby mode, refrain from using the screen savers of Open GL (Open GL is noted after the name of a screen saver.)

Refer to the Microsoft?s technical support information.
Article ID: Q227279
Last Modified: May 10, 2001
Title: OpenGL Screen Saver Prevents Power Management Standby Mode
URL: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb