8401Re: [NTO] Windows shortcut to show screen saver?
- May 12, 2009http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/setup/learnmore/tips/liu1.mspx
Instantly Activate a Screensaver
Published: June 4, 2001
Submitted by Lee Liu, Toronto, Ontario
Turn on a screensaver without having to wait by adding a shortcut to
1.Click the Start button, and then click Search.
2.In the Search Companion window, click All file types.
3.In the file name box, type *.scr
4.In the Look in box, choose Local Hard Drives (C:) or the drive where
you have system files stored on your computer.
6.You will see a list of screensavers in the results. Pick a screensaver
you want. You can preview it by double-clicking it.
7.Right click on the file, choose Send To, and then click Desktop
To activate the screensaver, double-click the icon on your desktop.
> I have in the back of my head that there is a general shortcut to
> force the computer into screen saver mode, but I don't find anything
> about it,
> Is there such a shortcut? If not, can I create one myself?
> I haven't had any need to hide what I'm doing before. Now I have and
> I thought turning on the screen saver would be handy, but any other
> suggestions are also welcome.
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