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Windows 95

Instructions for manually enabling power management
 
  1. To set up power management in Windows 95: Select Start > Settings > Control Panel from the Start Menu.
    To set up power management in Windows 95: Select Start > Settings > Control Panel from the Start Menu

  2. Double-click the Display icon in the Control Panel window.
    Double-click the Display icon in the Control Panel window

  3. Click the Screen Saver tab, then check the Low-Power Standby box and set it for 5 minutes or less. Check the Shut off monitor box and set it for 15 minutes.
    Click the Screen Saver tab, then check the Low-Power Standby box and set it for 5 minutes or less. Check the Shut off monitor box and set it for 15 minutes

  4. If the Energy Saving Features of Monitor box is grayed-out and you know you have an ENERGY STAR qualified monitor:
    1. Click the Settings tab, then click the Advanced Properties button.
    2. Add a check in the box marked Monitor is ENERGY STAR Compliant, then return to step.
    If the Energy Saving Features of Monitor box is grayed-out and you know you have an ENERGY STAR qualified monitor:

  5. If you are not sure whether your monitor is ENERGY STAR qualified, make sure that your monitor has been properly installed and recognized by the operating system.

    If you don’t know how to do this, contact your administrator for assistance. Once properly installed, if the monitor is ENERGY STAR qualified, the Energy Saving Features of Monitor box should no longer be grayed-out.

    If you are not sure whether your monitor is ENERGY STAR qualified, make sure that your monitor has been properly installed and recognized by the operating system

  6. Click OK.
    Click OK

 

 





Did you know?

With your help, we can reduce global CO2 emissions from the operation of computers by 54 million tons a year by 2010.3 That’s like taking 11 million cars off the road each year.