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Old 02-19-2015, 01:42 PM   #1
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mint sceen saver


How do I disable the screensaver in mint?
 
Old 02-19-2015, 03:00 PM   #2
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Welcome. Are you running the latest version of Linux Mint? What Desktop Environment are you running? MATE, Cinnamon, KDE ?? In MATE, you can look for "System Settings" and look in "Brightness & Lock".

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Old 02-19-2015, 03:09 PM   #3
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Menu > All Appications > Preferences > Screensaver.

Set the idle time to 2 hours and untick the 2 boxes.
 
Old 06-12-2016, 10:41 AM   #4
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How do I disable the screensaver in mint?
Such a simple question - but no answer. Ain't linux wonderful? (gentle sarcasm only, guys...)
 
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