When watching a video on my laptop what causes it to go to a black screen where Tags: Configuration Laptops Video Windows 7 Last response: March 5, 2013 8:45 AM in Windows 7 Share jlm_62 March 3, 2013 3:49:45 PM Hello, while watching a video on pc sometimes the screen goes black and still with sound at times how do i correct that from happing More about : watching video laptop black screen phate1337 March 5, 2013 8:45:03 AM that sounds like a screensaver or power saver option. For power options: open your start menu and type in power, select power options. select to change when to turn off the display (left hand side) and set it to never. For screensaver: right click desktop and select personalise, select screensaver and change it to "none" hope this helps Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Toshiba laptop black screen with flashing cursor Forum Black screen during video card stability test. Forum HP Pavillion dv7 black screen . Forum Alienware m9700 video card change causes black screen Forum Belkin KVM causes black screen Forum Full screen gaming while watching a movie Forum Dell Studio screen black video card problem Forum What would cause compaq computer screen to go black Forum Computer wont go past black screen w/ blinking underscore NEED HELP Forum What would make a laptop screen go black after it is completely booted hooked u Forum Blue Screen of Death while watching a video in Media Playe.. Forum Black screen flicker when pc is connected to lcd with hdmi cable Forum Gaming causes black screen , sound loop, and computer freeze??? Forum Why does my PC crash while watching videos? Forum BSOD when watching full screen video Forum Pagefile.sys and hyberfil.sys Forum How to download camera of laptop neo C4806 Forum Hi i had a hard drive which is a 500Gb running with windows vista but now that i Forum Death screen sol. in win-7 Forum How to format laptop windows 7 without deleting any data Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !