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Activate power management on a Mac

Follow the instructions below for Mac OS X Version 10.4, nicknamed “Tiger”. Steps for activating sleep settings in other versions of OS X will be very similar.

  1. Click on the apple symbol (Apple Menu) in the upper left of your screen.
  2. Go to “System Preferences”
  3. Click “Show All” (if necessary)
  4. Select “Energy Saver” from the “Hardware” row
  5. Set “Put the computer to sleep when it is inactive for” to 30 minutes using the slider
  6. Set “Put the Display to Sleep when the computer is inactive for” to 5 minutes using the slider