Windows

How do I change my display sleep preferences?

  1. Click the Start button.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Ensure the current view is set to Large icons.
  4. Click Power Options.
  5. Click Choose when to turn off the display.
  6. Using the drop-down-list, set Turn off the display to the desired value e.g. 15 minutes.
  7. Click Save changes.

How do I change my computer sleep preferences?

  1. Click the Start button.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Ensure the current view is set to Large icons.
  4. Click Power Options.
  5. Click Change when the computer sleeps.
  6. Using the drop-down-list, set Put the computer to sleep to the desired value e.g. 15 minutes.
  7. Click Save changes.

How do I stop my notebook from going to sleep when I close the lid?

  1. Click the Start button.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Ensure the current view is set to Large icons.
  4. Click Power Options.
  5. Click Choose what closing the lid does.
  6. Using the drop-down-lists, select Do nothing for On battery and Plugged in.
  7. Click Save changes.