display power management signaling


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display power management signaling

[di¦splā ′pau̇·ər ‚man·ij·mənt ‚sig·nəl·iŋ]
(computer science)
Signaling whereby a video adapter can instruct a monitor to reduce its power level to conserve electricity. Abbreviated DPMS.
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