password required when powersaving

chris chevhq at
Mon Jul 26 02:27:27 UTC 2010

On Wed, 21 Jul 2010 21:12:22 +0930
squareyes <squareyes at> wrote:

> Hi,
> have just updated my desktop and laptop from 9.10  to  10.04
> both are doing the same, when no activity the  monitor power
> saves, and both machines then need to enter password to become
> active again. Have checked the forums , but guess I don't know
> the right questions to ask. Does anyone know of a fix for this.
> Both machines had controls reversed, but have fixed that.
> Many thanks in advance
> Take Care
> Winton

untick the box that requires the password to lock screen when idle
cheers the kiwi

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