Windows 10: Lock Screen Slideshow won't activate as scheduled

  1.    05 Aug 2015 #1

    Lock Screen Slideshow won't activate as scheduled


    I'm coming from Win7 and I loved the new Lock Screen Slideshow feature, especially when it starts combining pictures to fill your whole screen in a collage!
    Sadly, the only way I've been able to view this screen is when I activate it myself (win-key+L). On top of that, I was planning to use this screen as an automatic screensaver after a set amount of time has lapsed.

    Also, since it never activates on its own and my display is set to turn off after the Lock Screen slideshow has played for 30 min, my display stays on indefinitely. Changing the power settings in Control Panel for my display (turn off after x minutes) makes no difference to this behavior.

    Any ideas? It seems nobody else is having this problem according to Google.


    Another, less-annoying problem I'm having is the first picture in the slideshow is always the same sample picture that came with windows. Anyone experience that? If you delete the sample picture the first frame in the slide is just black instead.
    Last edited by Just1Mohr; 08 Aug 2015 at 14:39.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    08 Aug 2015 #2

    bump
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  3. Posts : 1
    win 10 Pro
       09 Aug 2015 #3

    slideshow only on 1 monitor


    Similar issue - upgrade from win 7 pro to win 10 pro. In win 7 lockscreen slideshow used both monitors. Under win 10 it only shows on the primary (the one with the taskbar).
    Any ideas?
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

Related Threads
I've tried searching through the forum but can't see anyone who has a similar issue. I can access the lock screen settings and I can see all available apps and have set a detailed status app and a couple of less detailed ones. However, when I...
Hi, I'm on RTM win 10 pro on my Dell 7720 laptop. Have 2 queries: 1). I've changed the font size to 150% which is fine on the desktop. But I need only the lock screen/Welcome screen to be 100% font size since on 150 % the font is too big and...
I can't edit anything in "Settings > Personalization > Lock Screen". It says "Some settings are managed by your organization". I assume this was set by Windows in Local Group Policy Editor automatically because I have not even messed with L.G.P.E...
Hello! Since the most recent build of W-10 (9879), my caps lock, num lock, and scroll lock lights do not function on either computer on which I have W-10 installed (a desktop with a USB keyboard and a laptop with an integrated keyboard). The keys...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:07.
Find Us