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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to jlm_62 Register or log in to remove 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 | Report abuse Reply to phate1337 Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 7>When watching a video on my laptop what causes it to go to a black screen where> Related ressources: ForumToshiba laptop black screen with flashing cursor ForumBlack screen during video card stability test. ForumHP Pavillion dv7 black screen . ForumAlienware m9700 video card change causes black screen ForumBelkin KVM causes black screen ForumFull screen gaming while watching a movie ForumDell Studio screen black video card problem ForumWhat would cause compaq computer screen to go black ForumComputer wont go past black screen w/ blinking underscore NEED HELP ForumWhat would make a laptop screen go black after it is completely booted hooked u ForumBlue Screen of Death while watching a video in Media Playe.. ForumBlack screen flicker when pc is connected to lcd with hdmi cable ForumGaming causes black screen , sound loop, and computer freeze??? ForumWhy does my PC crash while watching videos? ForumBSOD when watching full screen video ForumPagefile.sys and hyberfil.sys ForumHow to download camera of laptop neo C4806 ForumHi i had a hard drive which is a 500Gb running with windows vista but now that i ForumDeath screen sol. in win-7 ForumHow to format laptop windows 7 without deleting any data More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !