Use the Windows Power Scheme settings to automatically turn off the monitor. We recommend not turning off the hard disks or setting system standby.
Windows 7 & 8
- Click START button (bottom left corner). For Windows 8, right click the bottom left corner and a menu should appear
- Go to Control Panel
- Select Appearance and Personalization
- Under Personalization, choose Change screen saver
- Click on Change power settings, and choose Change when the computer sleeps