Turning monitor on/off (on windows)

Jun 18, 2012 at 9:38pm

Turning monitor on/off (on windows)

I am planning to have a simple installation on windows PC (:/)
Is it possible to turn the monitor on/off from Max/MSP?

thank you and all the best, Krisztian

Jun 19, 2012 at 10:35am

I guess not but maybe you could fill the screen with a jit.window and make it black?

Jun 19, 2012 at 9:27pm

ok, thank you. best, K

Jun 19, 2012 at 9:40pm

how do you like to turn on : by motion ( some come close and turns on ?

a microcontroller can perform this task,
but the easiest way will be just using a motion activated switch ( go to a hardware store to fin one) or http://www.amazon.com/SensorPlug-Motion-Sensor-Outlet-Plug/dp/B000A3CIUW/ref=sr_1_5?ie=UTF8&qid=1340141858&sr=8-5&keywords=motion+activated+switch

hope that helps


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