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  1. #1

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    Jun 24, 2006
    Insomniac Computer Won't Stay Asleep!
    I have an Intel Mac Mini (Core Solo), and when I put it to sleep, it wakes up again about three seconds later. I'm not sure if this is a hardware or software problem, but the software is all up to date.

    I tried unplugging everything except the keyboard/mouse, speakers, and power cable to no avail. Any other ideas?

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    fiveightandten's Avatar
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    Dec 31, 2006
    Macbook Pro 13" 2012 2.9 GHz i7, 750 GB HDD, 8 GB RAM
    Does your monitor have a built in USB hub or anything like that? Mine does, and my Mini will wake up right after I turn the monitor off if I do it manually. If I just let the Mini kill the display, it sleeps fine.


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    Martin.'s Avatar
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    Feb 18, 2007
    Calgary, Canada
    if you have a disk image unzipped in the white drive things on your desktop it will do that.

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    Dec 22, 2006
    Texas, where else?
    15" MBP '06 2.33 C2D 4GB 10.7; 13" MBA '14 1.8 i7 8GB 10.11; 21" iMac '13 2.9 i5 8GB 10.11; 6S
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    Member Since
    Jun 24, 2006
    Thanks! Works fine now!

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