Skip navigation

Desktop turn off shortcut not staying off?

226 Views 5 Replies Latest reply: Jan 27, 2013 2:45 PM by BDAqua RSS
OFQ Calculating status...
Currently Being Moderated
Jan 21, 2013 12:02 PM

When I do shft + control + the eject button, it should turn off the screen (but keep the computer running) until I want to turn it back on.

 

The problem is, is that my computer will not keep the screen off. It goes for a few seconds, and then turns back on. Normal sleep is working perfectly fine, and nothing is touching the keyboard that would make it turn on again so I'm not sure what's happening.

 

If anyone could suggest anything that would be great, but unfortunately I can't take it in as the warrantly has expired.

iMac, Mac OS X (10.6.8)

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.