Skip navigation

Mac going to sleep when lid opens, waking up when lid closes

1607 Views 16 Replies Latest reply: Jan 19, 2012 5:48 AM by ironsightdesign RSS
1 2 Previous Next
plgodin Calculating status...
Currently Being Moderated
Aug 6, 2011 5:54 PM

The title prety much says it all.

 

If I manually put it to sleep, I can then close the lid and it will keep sleeping, and will wake up when I reopen the lid.

But if I then just close the lid, nothing happens. I can see the screen turns off (apple gets dark) and the power light turns and stays on. If I reopen the lid, the screen briefly turns on, then turns back off, and power light starts blinking. The computer wakes up if I close the lid again.

 

Using Lion, but it didn't do that before.

MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.7)
1 2 Previous Next

Actions

More Like This

  • Retrieving data ...

Bookmarked By (0)

Legend

  • This solved my question - 10 points
  • This helped me - 5 points
This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.