Windows XP forum: Power Management problems

by: bill flinn September 25, 2005 6:15 AM PDT

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Power Management problems

by bill flinn - 9/25/05 6:15 AM

i have an HP pavillion running win XP and for the last 3 months have had problems with power managemnet setings from the control panel not operating as defined. I usually use Home / Office to turn off monitor at 10 mins and standby at 15 mins which will work when I have just left the control panel but most times will not work when I have been on another programme and so stays on .MY PC is under warranty and I have had constant dialogue with HP to try to rectify this problem , they last week took the PC away and replaced the Mother board but this has not worked .
I know that I have to perservere with Hp untill warranty expires but does anyone know what might be causing this . I cannot point the finger at any of my programmes as I had all of them when it was operating ok .

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