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iBook blacks out after 5 minutes of non-use

Message #1 - Posted 2004/07/08 - Dude

My iBook gets a black screen if it is left open and not used for about 5 minutes. As long as I am using it it is fine. If I close the cover to force sleep it is OK.
Any ideas?

Message #2 - Posted 2004/07/08 - Chas

Dude wrote:

My iBook gets a black screen if it is left open and not used for about 5 minutes. As long as I am using it it is fine. If I close the cover to force sleep it is OK.
Any ideas?

System Preferences | Energy Saver | Sleep and look at "Put the display to sleep when the computer is inactive for:"

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