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Old 06-09-2009, 10:42 PM   #1
sumeet inani
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How to turn off screen through keyboard shortcut or command


Hi ,
I am using openSUSE 10.3.When computer is idle for 5 minutes then screen saver appears & after few minutes the monitor turns off allowing power saving.Is there a coomand or keyboard shortcut to turn off screen at any moment.
 
Old 06-09-2009, 11:08 PM   #2
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Hi ,
I am using openSUSE 10.3.When computer is idle for 5 minutes then screen saver appears & after few minutes the monitor turns off allowing power saving.Is there a coomand or keyboard shortcut to turn off screen at any moment.
Try

xset dpms force off
 
  


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