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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat could be causing my Tosiba Satellite laptop screen to randomly go black? Forum Solvedwhy is my computer screen shuts out black screen but cpu still running when watching video? Forum What would cause "black screen" for a video card? Forum What would cause compaq computer screen to go black Forum Screen goes black while watching videos on my computer. Forum What would make a laptop screen go black after it is completely booted hooked u Forum Help my acer 7740g screen goes black when watching video etc Forum Black screen on log-out; what causes this? Forum Black screen and reboot when watching video Forum SolvedLaptop gets a black screen in video games Forum While skyping someone what causes the screen to go blue in color Forum SolvedWindows 7 Black Screen Problem cause of graphic card ATI 5730 and freezes when I play online videos. Forum Alienware m9700 video card change causes black screen Forum SolvedScreen keeps going black when i play videos(youtube) or games... Forum Corsair h100i. It is idling at 38-40c and under load i saw it go over 90c and maybe causing black screens. HELP PLEASE! Forum Black screen interrupts. Caused by out-dated video card? Forum Hard Crash, Screens Go Black, Video Card Toast? Forum my laptop screen is black and makes a beeping sound when i turn it on. what should i do? Forum Asus Laptop going to black screen and becoming unresponsive Forum my asus laptop wont boot. it lets me put my password in and then turns to a black screen. what do I do? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !