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ok......noob.... how do you stop this thing from turning off the monitor after about 15 min??? i know its a power saving feature but i dont want it to do ...
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    simple....i hope


    ok......noob....

    how do you stop this thing from turning off the monitor after about 15 min???

    i know its a power saving feature but i dont want it to do it.

    i have one of those projection monitors and i like to put one of the screensavers on the wall at night...but it keeps shutting off the monitor!!!

    help?????????

    mandrake 10.0

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    If you use KDE, you can try:

    Configure your desktop -> Power Control -> Display Power Control

    and disable the display power management.

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    i use kde...ill try that.
    i looked for a setting like that...just overlooked it i guess..

    ill let you know!!!

    and thanks for the nice answer!

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    found it....


    stupid noob....lol

    thanks again for not flaming me on that one....ill get the hang of this sooner or later.

    this is actualy the first time i have ever run linux besides knoppix.

    i am glad i just was able to get the lan and graphics working....

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