Monitor/Power Management

Greg Folkert greg at
Tue Apr 8 03:54:30 CEST 2014

On Tue, 2014-04-08 at 00:40 +0100, Nigel Verity wrote:
> Hi
> I'm running Xfce 4.8 on Debian, installed on a laptop. I need to display a static image for a long period of time (> 2 hours) without the screen going blank. No matter how I set the power management, the screen always blanks after a few minutes, whether running on AC power or the battery.
> Could anybody advise on the simplest way to keep the screen "alive" continuously?

Main Menu --> Settings --> Screensaver --> Advanced

Uncheck "Power Management Enabled"

Go back to Display modes --> Select "Disable Screen Saver"

File --> Restart Daemon

> Thanks
You are welcome.

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