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    i know that in windows their is a setting that can keep the computer running even if the lid is closed all the way.. I was wondering if their is such a setting in mac so that when the lid is closed i can still be downloading material????


    -thanks

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    there is no setting that will do that.. you can download third party software that will allow you to close the lid and it will not sleep.

    sleepless

    http://www.alxsoft.com/mac/sleepless.html

    insomniax

    http://www.versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/macosx/30315


    READ THE WARNINGS ON THESE PROGRAMS.

    I was on the M-F honor roll for month : May 2007

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    after reading the warnings i think i will just stay away from program. Better to be safe than sorry.

    thanks though

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    Quote Originally Posted by core20 View Post
    after reading the warnings i think i will just stay away from program. Better to be safe than sorry.

    thanks though
    I don't blame you..

    I was on the M-F honor roll for month : May 2007

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