Windows XP won't let me delete scrnsave.exe

September 23, 2010 at 06:26:52
Specs: Windows XP
I want to delete Scrnsave.exe as the screen saver on out plasma which shows photos keeps coming on in middle of slideshow
It wont let me delete says unable to delete file

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#1
September 23, 2010 at 08:21:22
scrnsave.exe is a core component of Windows. Yiou cannot delete it.

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#2
September 27, 2010 at 03:34:48
OK thanks, i got the info to delete it from another forum to stop the screen saver coming on.

please can you tell me how to stop my screensaver coming on then, i have changed the power options already but it keeps coming on in middle of slide show, please help it's driving me mad.

Thanks


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#3
September 27, 2010 at 05:13:46
Rightclick on desktop. Select Properties> Screensaver tab.

From the dropdown box select None
Apply and OK

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#4
September 29, 2010 at 02:43:28
That option is greyed out so how do i change it?

Thanks for your reply
Tracey


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#5
September 29, 2010 at 03:25:59
perhaps line 51 on this site might help:
http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_...

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