Screensaver Unavaiable

Hi
My son & i have just built a new system for a friend - top spec with XP media Centre. Everything is fine except we cannot get a screensaver to run. We can select it and preview it without a problem but if you click on Apply and then OK nothing happens. Ant ideas anyone??

  rawprawn 10:26 02 Sep 06

I don't know about XP Media Centre, but most screensaver not running problems seem to stem from the mouse.
click here for an XP resolve and see if it helps.
If you have a USB mouse try unplugging it just to see.

  STREETWORK 10:44 02 Sep 06

If you go to the microsoft knowledge base there are several causes.

Just a thought, are you logged on as a administrator or other user? If other user, the administrator may have disables screen saver for others.

To Prawn & Streetwork

Outstanding service !! Many Thanks

Will not see friend for few days but will let you know how we get on

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Sony Xperia XZ Premium review: Hands-on with the new 4K HDR phone with Motion Eye camera and Snapdr5…

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

Best laptop for design and art 2017: we test Apple, Dell, HP, Lenovo and Microsoft's best models…

CarPlay tips & troubleshooting guide: CarPlay tips & troubleshooting guide: Get the most from…