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Old 09-03-2009, 07:43 AM   #1
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screen doest wakeup after sleep mode


Hello, I have Fedora 11 installed on laptop toshiba satellite a300-20p

If i close down the screen for a while, and open it again the screen will remain black.

I have also windows on the same laptop, and it wakeup fine.


any idea?
 
Old 09-03-2009, 09:22 PM   #2
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Hi Dr D

try changing your settings from hibernation to suspend.
laptops are funny sometimes with hibernation.

Vanessa
 
Old 09-04-2009, 10:15 AM   #3
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from where to change it in gnome?
 
Old 09-04-2009, 07:21 PM   #4
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goto system\preferences\powermanagement

on the tabs change the option "when laptop lid is closed" to
suspend from hibernate.

do this on both tabs.

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