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Old 08-20-2019, 01:58 PM   #1
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Desktop timeout screensaver needs the PW twice to open

Has anyone else got this issue?

Mint 19.2 on various machines.

After the screensaver kicks in, I enter the PW, the screen blanks then returns to the PW entry screen. Enter the PW again and it goes to the desktop.

More an irritation than a problem but if there is a fix I would like to hear it.

Thanks in advance,


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