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Old 04-14-2005, 11:17 AM   #1
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Question Need help with my monitor shutting off in Fedora Core.


Once I log into Linux my monitor automatically shuts off after about 3 minutes of inactivity. I tried changing the setting through the gui but no luck.

How can I change the monitor settings through the shell prompt so they don't shut off my monitor after such a short amount of inactivity?

Someone please help!?!
 
Old 04-14-2005, 11:46 AM   #2
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Actually the monitor itself doesn't shut off it goes into standby.
 
Old 04-14-2005, 01:00 PM   #3
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<<<<<<<< Anybody?
 
Old 04-14-2005, 02:58 PM   #4
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Per the LQ Rules, please do not bump your own thread until at least 24 hours have elapsed without a reply. Because the LQ membership is global, people in other time zones may not have seen this post yet, and thus it may take some time before a response is received.

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Old 04-21-2005, 11:21 AM   #5
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SAME PROBLEM

I have the same problem with my DELL Insp. 1000 Notebook!!!! It used to be every time I touched the monitor it would shut off, now its always shutting off automaticly!!!
 
  


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