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  1. #1

    Member Since
    Sep 18, 2007
    imac logs off after an hour
    Hello guys,

    i was wondering if any of you could help me with the following...

    first of all, i recently installed Limewire and Transmission in my imac... when i download torrents, i usually leave the imac on then go do something else. then i notice that the imac keeps logging out after an hour and closes all applications that are running including messenger and msn. i tried counteracting this by making sure that in System Preferences - sleep mode is set to NEVER but it still logs off after an hour.... is there a way around this?

    secondly, how do i uninstall applications? i know in windows they have ADD?REMOVE Program in control panel...

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    Member Since
    Mar 19, 2007
    NY USA
    iMac 5.1 | iMac 7.1 | iPod Touch | iPod Nano
    Do you have a screen saver running that forces you to log back in? Maybe that's doing it.

    Uninstalling an App on a mac is very easy. Quit the program, then drag it's icon into the trash.
    schweb This has to be one of the best threads ever in MF history...
    Cherokee This gets my vote for most innovative thread on Mac-Forums... ever.

  3. #3

    Member Since
    Sep 19, 2007
    Imac G5, 512 ram, 250gb h/d 20"
    Go to system pref./security there is an option there to log out after an hour, you have to disable that. That should fix your prob.

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