Questions referring to problems taking a computer out of standby, or the 'Wakeup' program, an application that provides things such as weather, wind speed and temprarture on startup.

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Auto Update Even When Laptop Lid Is Closed

I am trying to follow this guide for auto updating Ubuntu. I am using the Advanced Aptitude option. My problem is that I am trying to do it on a laptop and cron doesn't work when the lid is shut. I ...
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Ubuntu Server sleep + wake at certain times, run program on wake?

I'm using a laptop running Ubuntu Server to run a Feed-the-beast server. I have all the files on the computer, and I can manually start and stop the FTB process through SSH. However, the server is ...
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Disable keyboard input wake up

I want to disable making my laptop wakes up from suspend on keyboard input. I searched a lot and I disabled all devices in /proc/acpi/wakeup but it still wakes up when clicking any button. I checked ...
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14.04 :: Troubles after waking from suspend

I am having issues with suspending my Acer Aspire 5739G running Ubuntu 14.04. I have tried suspending using different methods - pm-suspend, from GUI, from Keyboard shortcut - but my system still ...
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Wake up command as ordinary user

Yandex disk cloud drive daemon started via ~/.config/autostart/Yandex.Disk.desktop. It works well except the PC waked up after suspend. Yes, I work with /etc/pm/sleep.d scripts when I need to do ...
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How can I set a task to wake my computer up, after shutdown?

I`m using Ubuntu 12.04 and I need to power on my computer by creating a task just like wake up my phone by setting alarm in Nokia phones,Can i do this in Linux Systems?
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How to auto Wake Up system at Particular Time? [duplicate]

How can configure Ubuntu 14.04LTS to auto wake up (start, may be from hibernate mode) my computer at particular time of night (2am) and dial Broadband Connection (BSNL, India)? Preferably I want to do ...
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rtcwake cron does not work

I intend to put my computer to sleep every night and make it wake up again next morning. I found that rtcwake would serve my purpose. However putting it in the crontab does nothing. Following is my ...
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Yet another hibernate problem: save to disk work, but cannot wake up

for the past 3 weeks I've been working on setting up an old hp pavillon a1540n with ubuntu server 14.04. Main problem is the hibernate/suspend process. I've done a lot of reading and made great ...
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Wrong hour to wake up with rtcwake

I want my Ubuntu 14.04 to shutdown, then wake up 06:00 AM with Windows. To achieve that task, I edited the grub so the default option is Windows, and created this script: sudo su << EOF ...
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Get program to catch signal after wake from suspend?

I'm running a program (specifically oscam) that interfaces with a serial reader on a USB port. However, the tty device file that the USB device gets assigned to differs and, in particular, changes ...
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Lenovo T410 Sleep/Wakeup Issue

I have a problem with my lenovo T410 laptop; whenever it sleeps or opening the led and the laptop is trying to wake up, the laptop just freezes in the login screen, the only way to fix it is to hard ...
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Troubles with suspend

I have some troubles with putting my PC in suspend mode. 1. I can't put it to sleep completely It suspends current session and goes to the log-in screen, it makes all the screens black, but it ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 freezes after wake up

After wake up the login screen appears, but I cannot type the password to log in. Furthermore, the buttons on the system panel (e. g. to shut down) are disabled, so clicking does not take effect. I'm ...
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Ubuntu wakes up automatically after suspending

I'm having this problem since Ubuntu 12.10/13.04 i think, now I have 14.04 and the problem stills. When I click the suspend button, the Ubuntu suspends normaly but after 1 or 2 seconds it turns on ...
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laptop fails to suspend or hibernate (wakes up after 2-5 seconds without user interaction)

This all started happening after upgrading to 13.10, now I am running 14.04 and still have the same issue. When I close the lid or I do sudo pm-suspend the laptop goes into suspend for 2-5 seconds ...
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XBMC and Power Saving

I have set up my XBMC system on my ASUS X401A laptop. I am now getting towards the stage where most of my film collection is on an external hard drive and as such I will be putting it closed on a ...
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Suspend/wakeup takes too long

Xubuntu Sacucy on a Dell laptop with Xscreensaver takes too long to go to standby or wake up (around 10-20 seconds) after the lid is opened or closed. Wasn't like that at the beginning. Is there any ...
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How do I get a wireless USB keyboard to to wake Ubuntu 13.10 from suspend?

My PC with Ubuntu 13.10 is set to suspend after 30 minutes of inactivity. Up until it suspends I can resume working at any time using my Logitech K400r wireless USB keyboard. The OS defect/problem ...
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How to run a script when password is entered at the lock screen?

To toggle the enabling/disabling of my notebook's touchpad according to connected USB mouse, I used touchpad-indicator, which runs a daemon to monitor connected devices and take appropriate action. ...
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Computer fails to wake up after hibernate

I recently fresh-installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my Toshiba Satellite L455 after several unsuccessful attempts at upgrading from a previous version. After resolving several minor glitches I find myself ...
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Screen problem after wake up from standby

if i put my laptop (ASUS satellite M60 - 162) in standby when i wake it up the screen is strange, as you can see in the picture. How can I solve? ...
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What's breaking suspend

I have problem with suspend, every morning around 7am my computer wakeup. I do not wish it to do it because it sometimes drains my battery if not in charger. How do I fix this? :) Ubuntu 13.10, AMD ...
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Can't wake from USB lan device with WOL

I attach a Sitecom USB 3.0 Gigabit ethernet to a ASRock B75 Pro3-M, which is used as a NAS running Ubuntu 13.10 (64 bit). I installed the driver from the Sitecom site and ran these handy scripts to ...
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Can't resume from WOL with Realtek NICs

I can’t get WOL to work and I’m getting desperate, please, please, any hint or clue might help me! I’m using Ubuntu 13.10, motherboard Asrock B75 Pro3-M with Intel G2020. The mobo has an onboard NIC ...
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Why does “echo EHC1 > /proc/acpi/wakeup” change Enabled to Disabled

I have a very basic question. I understand what echo does, and how it directs a string to the file /proc/acpi/wakeup. My question is what is actually happening when I direct the word EHC1 to ...
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What could make Wake-On-Lan inconsistent?

I have a remote system configured for Wake-on-LAN. It has been tested successfully. But sometimes it doesn't work. For instance, today it worked once, but when I shut down and tried again, it ...
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WOL doesn't wake PC (keyboard does). How to fix?

I manage to get my PC to hibernate through pm-hibernate --quirk-s3-bios. Suspend strangely enough doesn't work (PC reboots immediately to a new state and Ubuntu starts a disk check, but that's only as ...
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Ubuntu 10.04. High CPU usage right after wake up [closed]

I've been using 10.04 in my Vaio laptop for more than 3 years now without any problems, until recently. After updating (a few months now) my computer behaves not so well. The problem: If I suspend de ...
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Wake-on-LAN works with Windows 8 but not with Ubuntu

I have a PC that has a Windows 8 partition and an Ubuntu 13.04 partition. I am trying to get wake-on-lan to work. Everything works fine on the Windows 8 partition: I can wake-on-lan from both the ...
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Black screen after suspending Ubuntu 13.04

Somewhat of a newbe, but know removing my HP-G62 battery fixes it each time. My problem is similar to others, but I have not seen a clear solution, at least not lately. Any ideas I can try?
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Lenovo T420s won't wake up from suspend / 13.04

My Lenovo T420s on Ubuntu 13.04 notebook suddenly stopped waking up from suspend. It used to wake up when opening the lid, but now the screen stays blank, the power button slowly flashes and doesn't ...
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USB 3.0 doesn't work after waking up from suspend

I tried a few things but my problem is still here. If I restart my PC, USB devices work well. However, after waking up from suspend, the two USB 3.0 ports don't work but the USB 2.0 ports work well.
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wake up ubuntu 13.04 from sleep using usb

I have Ubuntu 13.04 64 bit x86 on my laptop and I am trying to make it possible to wake up using my wireless keyboard, thus I need to enable wake up on USB. I have read several guides but it simply ...
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Wakeup Ubuntu 13.04 with usb keyboard

I am trying to wakeup my laptop using a wireless keyboard. Therefor I need to enable usb wakeup. Can anybode make a very easy-to-follow guide.
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How to configure Ubuntu to accept magick packets?

How to configure a machine with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS to accept magick packets? I've already set at the setup the option to accept the boot from the network. I tried to install ethtool too, but I could't ...
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Black screen after suspend - Toshiba NB515-SP020LL, GMA3600 graphics, Ubuntu 12.04

Hi I'm trying to troubleshoot this and am following these instructions to help me out. I'm getting a black screen after suspend and am using a Toshiba NB515-SP020LL with a GMA3600 graphics card. It ...
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How to tell if laptop was woken by rtc?

Say I set my laptop to wake every morning with rtcwake (e.g. echo $(date +%s 'tomorrow 08:00') > /sys/class/rtc/rtc0/wakealarm in a cron job or in /etc/pm/sleep.d/99-set-alarm.sh). Now, I'd like ...
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How do I wake from sleep using a bluetooth Keyboard

I have a Mac book pro, and a Henge dock. The dock is nothing more then a holder that allows you to easily plug in a few devices so you can "dock" your MBP. I also have a Apple wireless keyboard. The ...
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Is there a way to play a sound file when the system wakes up after suspend?

I would like to be able to enable some sound file to play whenever I wake up or suspend my laptop.Is there any way i could do this?
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Run Script on Wakeup?

Is there a way to run a script when a computer "wakes up" (from sleeping)? I know it can be done on startup, obviously, but the issue in this case is that the backlight of my laptop seems to reset ...
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Ubuntu will suspend but won't wake up

I installed Ubuntu 12.10 on an Apple MacBook Pro 9,1 Mid 2012 15inch non retina. Suspend suspends it but when I open the lid, it doesn't wake up. I tried pressing Ctrl + Alt + F1 but nothing works. ...
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How do I prevent immediate wake up from suspend (version II)?

This question covers one reason a computer might immediately wake after suspend: How do I prevent immediate wake up from suspend? I seem to have a different one. After a recent security patch update ...
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How to find what program woke the computer up?

Something is waking my computer automatically from hibernate every morning. How can I find what program that is? Alternatively, how can I disable/prohibit all such wakeups? (I presume it's through ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 intermittently fails to wake up from sleep

When I put my Ubuntu 12.04 machine into sleep, sometimes on waking up, it fails, logs me out, and takes me back to login screen. When I log back in, it tells me some unexpected error happened, but it ...
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wake up from suspend to ram problem

I have very strange problem. After suspending to ram notebook doesn't wakes up, only leds and fan switches on, no HDD activity and display stays off(without backlights-completly off). If I press ...
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Wake up from sleep with GPIO (I2C)

My situation: Ubuntu 10.10 running on an Atom driven main board The main board has a GPIO chip integrated (F75111 by Fintek). They communicate through I2C (SMBus). We have a driver running that ...
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How do I make changes to /proc/acpi/wakeup permanent?

I had a problem with my Ubuntu 12.04 waking up immediately after going into suspend. I solved the problem by changing the settings in /proc/acpi/wakeup, as suggested in this question: How do I prevent ...
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How do I prevent immediate wake up from suspend and/or hibernation?

For a few days, my Ubuntu 12.04 desktop computer has mysteriously been waking up immediately after going to suspend mode. Since installation, my Ubuntu 12.10 laptop computer has also been resuming ...
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Firefox Unresponsive script after wake-up/resume

Firefox is often unresponsive after waking up/resuming from hibernate/suspend on Ubuntu 12.04. After a while it will give me an error saying that some script is unresponsive and I get the choice to ...