[iBook] My iBook is going to sleep very frequently

Clark Martin cmmac at sonic.net
Wed Apr 14 12:24:20 PDT 2010

On 4/13/10 2:08 PM, Sean Finnegan wrote:
> I have an iBook G4, with OS X 10.4.11
> Recently this computer is changing over tp the sleep mode very often, I
> hit the return key and it comes out of it, but returns to sleep mode
> within a few seconds.
> At other times this will not happen, computer operates normally
> Is it the settings for sleep mode which is causing the problem. I do not
> want this computer to go sleep, what are the settings for this.

Could your mouse pointer be in the sleep corner?

Check System Preferences / Desktop & Screen Saver / Screen Saver / Hot 

This is on Leopard but Tiger shouldn't be that different.

Clark Martin
Redwood City, CA, USA
Macintosh / Internet Consulting

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