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Old 01-19-2009, 06:51 PM   #1
Amdonim
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Power saving issue.


I've checked just about every monitor and power saving app imaginable, and for some reason my screen insists on blanking every 5 minutes. I use my laptop (Debian) to chat and surf the web while Im full screen on my desktop, and I'm rather tired of missing things because the screen blanks. Is there a global sort of command I can use to keep the screen from blanking ever?

If it helps, I'm running debian, using KDE.
Thanks in advance.
 
Old 01-20-2009, 05:37 AM   #2
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For kde (pre kde 4.x...not sure about that), if you go into screensavers, you can set the time after which the screensaver kicks in.

Its probably something like:

settings > appearance and themes > screen savers

but distros sometime mess about with that a bit.
 
  


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