TravelMate 7720G

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  1. fairwind

    fairwind Honorable Member

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    Hi folks, my first post here and greetings to all.

    I may be in the wrong thread here but here goes. My Acer 7720G laptop has Vista installed, it all works OK.
    The Acer L/top on the other hand has a bunch of Acer advertising flashing up if I leave the screen for a few minutes. I have read it all and now it's a pain in the proverbial butt. The ads dissappear as soon as I start work again but I reaaly want them switched off now.

    How do I switch it off? Is that possible? I have searched all over and cant any way to switch these flashing ads off, please help.

    fairwind,
    West Australia
     
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    kemical Windows Forum Admin
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  3. fairwind

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    Hi Kemical,

    Tnx for your response. That was an interesting link you offered, I have bookmarked that for future reference.

    However, the problem I had was in fact my unfamiliarity with my laptop. I rechecked my screensaver options and discovered that I had the "Acer" option which is nearly all advertising !! I thought I had the screensaver set to something different but no ! I was fooled by thinking I had a problem with "Flash Payer".

    Thanks again ...

    fairwind
     

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