1.    23 Oct 2014 #1
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    Sleep for embedded videos


    Anybody know why Windows Media Player music and videos suspend sleep for the duration of the song/clip but browser embedded videos don't? (tried window and full screen). Is this by design or a bug??

    This seems illogical and a darned nuisance to boot.
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  2.    23 Oct 2014 #2
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    Nashville, TN
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    Windows 10 Pro

    I'm not sure, since I can't quite understand what you're asking.
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  3.    24 Oct 2014 #3
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    The computer will enter sleep mode during the playing of browser embedded videos but not for WMP played ones. WMP seems to know how to stop sleep from occurring.
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  4.    24 Oct 2014 #4
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    Ahhh... Well, browser embedded video is running in a low-rights mode, and thus doesn't have the ability to control turning off screen savers and such.
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