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3answers
352 views

Why does a Stopped VLC inhibit Suspend?

When VLC is running, it prevents the computer from suspending. I want it to allow suspend IF VLC is stopped (the media finished playing). How can this be done?
0
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1answer
67 views

Nautilus pops up after suspend

Every time I wake up my netbook with Ubuntu 11.10 after suspend, nautilus pops up to show me the contents of the SD card that is always plugged in just like I've just put it in. I set it to "do ...
0
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1answer
104 views

On a desktop, is using 'suspend' beneficial?

I have a desktop with enough RAM and whatever else required to run Unity smoothly. My understanding is that the "suspend" option is usually for laptops. I used it recently and when booting up, it ...
1
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1answer
912 views

With external display, screen turns black after start from suspend Xubuntu 11.10

I work with a Thinkpad X220 and have Xubuntu 11.10 installed. Everything works fine, except for this; When I suspend my laptop, while it is connected to my external monitor (either cloned screen or ...
0
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2answers
730 views

equivalent of command line 'shutdown -h +60' but for suspend to RAM? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I hibernate/suspend from the command line and do so at a specific time and a relative time? what is the equivalent of a command line like 'shutdown -h +60' but ...
1
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1answer
1k views

Black screen after wakeup

HP w2207h (HDMI screen) , HP 6235fr under UBUNTU 11.10 (Nvidia GT220): After suspending for a long time, wakeup my PC with USB. Boots up but black screen.No screen since start of booting. The machine ...
0
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1answer
335 views

Ubuntu 11.10 monitor suspend glitch help?

my monitor gets extremely glitchy after waking it from suspending it is there any fix to this problem? here is a picture of the issue this is right after i wake it from it being suspended.
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2answers
768 views

Suspend suddenly stopped working

I'm running Ubuntu 11.10, and it appears the suspend feature suddenly stopped working. Now, when I close the laptop lid, the machines powers off. To my knowledge, I haven't made any configuration ...
3
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1answer
954 views

How do I disable the lock screen when resuming from suspend or hibernate without losing ability to lock screen manually?

I would like to bypass the password prompt after resuming from suspend or hibernate in Ubuntu 11.10. I tried: gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.lockdown disable-lock-screen 'true' But doing so I ...
1
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1answer
162 views

On sleep, open processes are closed

I am using a DELL Inspiron 1525. I have setup close-lid to sleep mode. On waking up from sleep, all my previously open processes have been closed and I am shown a blank desktop. Any known solutions ...
1
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0answers
80 views

Why are all my programs closed when I resume from sleep? [closed]

I have recently come across a problem on my Ubuntu 11.10 laptop (HP dv7) that, when resuming from sleep mode, all of my programs (typically Firefox and emacs) are closed. Why is it doing this and how ...
2
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0answers
327 views

Stuck in window resize on resume [closed]

Sometimes if I unlock Ubuntu and happen to have a window focused it will be partially off-screen with these orange circles holding white arrows on the window. My default assumption is that they're ...
0
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1answer
415 views

Not able to wakeup after suspend on an HP 430

I installed 11.10 (32-bit) with all the updates on HP 430 NoteBook. Everything works fine except the supsend/resume option. The NoteBook goes into suspension, but does not resume back when I press the ...
2
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5answers
3k views

Touchpad stops working after suspend on a Clevo M55N

simple problem: Touchpad stops working after suspend in Ubuntu 11.10. It is an annoying problem as I like to use my touchpad together with my mouse for convenience (unless I must use my touchpad ...
2
votes
1answer
157 views

Logoff on suspend

Just recently, my Ubuntu 11.10 laptop presents my with the login screen when resuming from sleep (suspend) mode. So I basically loose any work I had open when I put the computer to sleep. Any idea why ...
1
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2answers
1k views

Dell Dimension 3000 goes into sleep and won't wake up

I installed ubuntu 11.10 on my old desktop Dell Dimension 3000. The installation went well except that I noticed that it installed the OS on the 1T external USB disk. The problem I am seeing is that ...
0
votes
1answer
157 views

Not able to switch users while resuming from suspend on a Dell Inspiron X8300

I am on DELL Inspiron X8300 Desktop with ATI Radeon 5450 grahics card running Ubuntu 11.10, 64-bit. I am having a problem when switching users while resuming from suspend. When clicked on "Switch ...
5
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2answers
550 views

Disable suspend when pressing fn+F4

I have a System 76 laptop with Oneiric. I just tried to turn the volume down using fn+F5 but I accidentally pressed fn+F4 and suspended the system instead. Is there a way to disable that so I won't ...
1
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1answer
1k views

How to change keyboard sleep button to hibernate?

I have a keyboard with a "sleep" button that does indeed make my computer go to sleep. The problem is that Ubuntu can't really handle sleep on my computer, causing it go into a non-responsive mode, ...
17
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2answers
10k views

How can I hibernate/suspend from the command line and do so at a specific time and a relative time?

Ok,I managed to find out how to suspend/hibernate the system from the command line by reading How can I suspend/hibernate from command line?. However, I would like to know how to use the command line ...
0
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1answer
323 views

Can't suspend or hibernate with an Nvidia Ti 4200 card

Have tried to use previous solutions to hibernate or suspend but system will not boot with modified xorg.conf. Using Oneric with NVIDIA ti4200 graphics card and NVIDIA drivers.
5
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3answers
3k views

black screen after waking up from suspend

running 11.10 and on wake up after being suspended (for a long time or 2 seconds, doesn't matter) I am presented with a black screen that just has a purple bar (about the size of the top menu bar). As ...
1
vote
2answers
720 views

Resume from suspend Stopped working after 10.04.3 [closed]

I have a Lenovo Ideapad S10-3 and I began with Ubuntu 11.04.I have one problem. Once I suspended it, it either resumes straight away (rarely), took up to 3 minutes to resume, or never resumed, and I'd ...
7
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4answers
1k views

Suspend when critically low power 11.10

Is there a way to suspend when Ubuntu is at critically low power. The only option in Ubuntu 11.10 power setting is to shutdown or hibernate. I run my battery all the way down till it suspends then i ...
4
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2answers
3k views

Unable to Resume after Screen has Locked

I am not able to resume a session after the screen has been locked for a long time. This is not a new problem. Similar questions have been posted in the past, two of which are listed below. Black ...
1
vote
3answers
1k views

How do I stop my fans from going crazy after resuming after suspending?

I'm kinda new to ubuntu, and I have an HP Envy 14-2020nr. The computer has hybrid graphics, and since Ubuntu doesn't yet handle them very well I've been using vga_switcheroo to disable the discrete ...
0
votes
6answers
5k views

After I put my computer on sleep, when I turn it back on, my screen freeze like this. Why? [closed]

I use ubuntu 11.10. My display freeze when I put my computer on sleep. So on wake-up, I'm forced to restart it. I tried with 2 differents screen and same result. Why? PS: I would upload a ...
1
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0answers
200 views

Dell Studio 1558 doesn't suspend when logged out [closed]

On a fresh install of Oneiric (KDE, 64 bit) can't get the laptop to suspend on lid closing when logged out of the KDE. From within KDE, suspend-resume works as expected. Tested both 32 and 64 bit ...
1
vote
1answer
470 views

Toshiba Satellite E105 does not suspend when the lid is closed

Just upgraded from 11.04 to 11.10. Power management worked fine in natty, now on lid close it just blanks screen but does not put the computer to sleep. Interestingly, sometimes even does not blank ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Dell Inspiron N5010 doesn't resume from suspend [closed]

I have freshly installed Ubuntu 11.10. When I suspend my system, (a Dell Inspiron N5010) and try to start it again, it just shows a lit up black screen. Please somebody help because as it is there ...
8
votes
2answers
6k views

Wireless doesn't connect after suspend on an Asus K52F

I'm on an ASUS K52F running Ubuntu 11.10 with the AR9285 wireless card. Wifi works acceptably before suspending, after it doesn't show any networks. the only solution I've found is a full reboot.
4
votes
2answers
4k views

How to disable password on Hibernate/Suspend?

I have installed Ubuntu 11.10 and on suspend/hibernate I am asked for password. I couldn't find apps > gnome-power-manager > lock in gconf-editor. What's the solution for this?
0
votes
1answer
586 views

11.04 -> 11.10 update problems (Power, Display, Resolution)

I have serious issues with Ubuntu (64 bit) after upgrading system from 11.04 to 11.10. My hardware: Asus G53SW (i7-2630QM, 8GB RAM, GF GTX460M) Power (UPower) - when I change behaviour of lid ...
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votes
2answers
304 views

My computer will no longer suspend or shut off when I close the lid [closed]

This is somewhat annoying. I have an old laptop and the screen on it is shot, so now I have an old monitor hooked up and it works fine. Before the upgrade I had it set so that when i closed the lid on ...
5
votes
2answers
2k views

Where do I set use_time_for_policy?

Where do i find the "use_time_for_policy" fix in ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot? This post fixed it before. Laptop immediately suspends when going onto battery power I installed dconf-tools ...
2
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3answers
3k views

Unable to suspend - power manager vanished

Recently, after a few upgrades, I find that the power-management applet indicator has vanished, and the option of Suspend has suddenly changed to Power-off. I can still suspend through sudo ...
1
vote
1answer
560 views

How can I fix/troubleshoot suspend not working with a Macbook Pro and 11.10 [closed]

I'm using a macbook pro and I recently upgraded to the 11.10 beta. Suspend no longer works. When I close the laptop lid, I can tell the screen turns off momentarily, but then comes back on. When I ...