Prevent sleep mode [SOLVED]

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Prevent sleep mode [SOLVED]

Postby flanna on Fri May 18, 2012 5:21 am

I use my computer to display pictures that I am painting. I never want the screen to time out / sleep / go blank. How can I set it to stay on? Can I do this without having to hack anything with the terminal?

I know that there other threads that deal with this but they involve "terminal hacking" techniques. I just want to do this with standard settings, if it's possible.
Last edited by flanna on Sat May 19, 2012 2:31 am, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Prevent sleep mode

Postby kc1di on Fri May 18, 2012 7:45 am

you can try this.
in the menu go system tools > system settings > Brightness and Lock > look in the setting that says Turn screen off if inactive for ___ Mins.
set that to Never.
see if that will work for you.
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Re: Prevent sleep mode

Postby flanna on Sat May 19, 2012 2:30 am

Thanks. That seems to have done the trick!
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