Why does my screen saver go away but my desktop items stay Tags: Desktops Computers Windows 7 Last response: February 15, 2013 9:32 PM in Windows 7 Share sugarss February 15, 2013 9:29:08 PM sometimes after i turn on my computer my screen saver goes away and is replaced with a black screen, but my desktop items stay. More about : screen saver desktop items stay noidea_77 a b $ Windows 7 February 15, 2013 9:32:38 PM Please rephrase that. I don't get it. The black screen could be caused by the power profile, if the monitor is switched of after X minutes with no activity. But waht do you mean by the desktop items stay? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumAdvice needed, all fanboys stay away ForumWhy does my flat screen monitor come on and rite away go off ForumWhy does Toshiba screen go blank? ForumATI 5870 Give Away - Winner just confirmed:) Hope you had fun! ForumInspiron 530S / screen saver /printer/bios/registry ??? ForumWhy does ACER has a negative reputation? Forumstay away form the Mcdonalds Milkshakes!!!!!!!!! ForumSTAY 500 MILES AWAY FROM " Colorcases=2Tech"-buyer ForumAntec telling consumers to stay away from single rail PSUs? ForumDesktop items get rearranged ForumApplication box will not go away ForumScreen Saver Not Working ForumDual Monitor Screen Savers that Run Independently ForumScreen Saver fails ForumWinXP screen saver password Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumWhy there is blue word in some programme name ForumBoot disk screen ForumHow to move folder from panel control to desktop Forumsite:tomshardware com blue screen on computer More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !