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Questions tagged [suspend]

Questions related to Suspend Mode, which is a special low-power mode often used on laptops that preserves the contents of RAM while using less power than normal.

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Suspend option is not working in elementary OS Loki

I am having trouble with the suspend option. I have a laptop and I want whenever I close the lid to suspend. I changed it from the Power of the System Settings both for Plugged In and On Battery, but ...
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Fonts and some graphics disappear / lost after hibernate / sleep / resume / cycle

Almost always after a sleep or hibernate (I'm not entirely sure which) most fonts, such as those in Terminal and most other programs (not Firefox) disappear. How can I fix this? I am using the Loki ...
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Black screen after wake up

I know this is a spread out problem out there. 3 days ago i installed el os (loki) on my computer and i noticed that after suspension, when i had a wake up the screen remained black. no pointer, ...
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Empty window popping up after resume from suspend

After resuming from sleep (i.e. opening the laptop lid) an otherwise empty window is on top with title "..." and a spinner as content. How can I get rid of this?
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Issue after waking from sleep mode

This happens after my laptop goes automatically or manually in sleep mode and then when I wake it up: This seems a graphics problem? I`m running nvidoa 840m on my HP Pavilion 15. Anyway to ...
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Desktop not loading when waking up after suspend

i have installed elementary os loki on a lenovo 510s (intel kaby lake) 4.4.0-62-generic #83-Ubuntu SMP Wed Jan 18 14:10:15 UTC 2017 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux when the computer wakes up after ...
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elementary OS Loki: I have to put the laptop to sleep right after booting to make it work

In the last week or so I started having problems with Loki while booting. The laptop (Lenovo Z50-70) boots to the desktop, but only the background image is shown, without the dock or the top panel (I ...
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Black screen or kernel panic after suspend?

I recently switched to elementary os (loki) and I love it so far. However, I am experiencing some problems. I am very new to Linux and find myself not really knowing what i'm doing most of the time ...
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Can I get bluetooth devices to remain after suspend/resume and/or reboot

I have recently installed Elementary OS, Loki on a Mac Mini (mid 2010). I successfully configure a bluetooth keyboard and trackpad (both apple) using the 'System Settings::Bluetooth' panel. Pairing ...
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My trackpad do not wake up after sleep

I have a problem with my touchpad after a sleep. I don't realy know why. I already tried https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2182922 Note : that's append on last kernel 4.4.0-45 only, not on ...
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Loki freezes and black screen after suspend

I've installed loki a while ago and I had some trouble with it like not being able to shutdown, restart, ... I've been able to solve those problems but there are still some huge ones that persist such ...
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Resume from suspend: missing icons, blank text and black areas in applications,

Since about 1 week i got problems with resume from suspend. Chrome has black areas and thunderbird has missing icons and no text. When i restart these applications they are back to normal. This ...
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Filesystem errors after resuming from hibernate/suspend

I have been using elementary OS on my laptop for nearly a month now and have had a lot of trouble with both hibernation and suspend (resuming to a black screen or frozen desktop). Hibernation is the ...
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how can i disable sleep mode when i turn off pc monitor (close notebook)

I like sleep with music (spotify), but when i turn off both monitor elementary go sleep mode and stop music. How can i disable sleep mode? Thx.
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Slow resume from sleep

When I open my computer, elementary OS Loki takes about 10-15 seconds to resume from sleep. The screen is initially off. After a second or two, the backlight turns on but the screen is still black for ...
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eOS Loki on Chromebook wont start after suspend

I upgraded from Freya to Loki recently on my Chromebook (clean install, no crouton etc.). When I try to restart the Chromebook from suspend the display stays dark and needs to be rebooted. On Freya ...
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Suspend instead of shutdown on critical battery level?

By default, the battery notification says that shutdown is imminent at about 3% . Can the laptop be made to suspend at this point instead of shutting down? UPDATE: After finding this answer, I see ...
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Install Nvidia dual-graphics driver on Loki?

Currently running Freya on a 2+ years old machine that came with Nvidia dual graphics (GeForce GT 740M). On Ubuntu 14.04, Mint 17 and Elementary 0.3.2, I have had to install Nvidia proprietary drivers ...
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Multiple password prompts on resume from sleep: “Authentication is required to refresh system sources”

I've recently installed 0.4 Kodi Beta 2 on my XPS 13 as the broadcom WiFi chip installed on it only started receiving support on Ubuntu starting 16.04 on which 0.4 Kodi is based. So far everything has ...
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Loki Beta2: laptop suspend issue [closed]

When my close my laptop it goes into suspend mode. After opening my laptop my screen stays black. I have to shut my laptop down, turn it on again and when I log in then my desktop does not boot. I ...
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Keyboard & touchpad unresponsive after suspend

I recently bought this old laptop of Panasonic CF-B10, and installed Elementary OS Freya. Everything works fine except one problem which is driving me crazy: the keyboard and touchpad are frozen after ...
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Laptop lid close does not restart

When I close the lid, Elementary suspends the system. However, when I try to restart, it keeps flashing the screen with junk without ever recovering. The only option I have is to do a hard reset. Is ...
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Black Screen with Cursor When Waking elementary OS from Suspension

I'm facing an issue with Freya. Every time my Lenovo Y50-70 is suspended and then waked it shows a black screen with cursor. I am unable to type anything nor use alt+shift+ to access the terminal. ...
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WiFi service stops after system resumes

After resuming the system from suspend, the WiFi service stops working and wifi icon disappears. I tried registering a service at /etc/systemd/system/resume-wifi.service folder. [Unit] Description=...
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Ethernet not working after resuming from sleep

After resuming from sleep , Ethernet doesn't work and requires me to reboot. When I try to connect to Ethernet after resuming from sleep it tries to connect and after about a minute it disconnects. ...
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Problem after suspend / black screen (Intel Skylake)

I have a brand new Dell Inspiron 15 (5559) laptop with an Intel Skylake i7-6500U CPU and an AMD Radeon R5 M335 graphics card. Installation of freya 0.3.2 seems to have worked quickly and without ...
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Bad performance after closing and opening laptop lid

After installing elementary OS Freya everything worked perfectly from day one. One thing that seems to be a real pain is: when closing the laptop lid, waiting for it to suspend -or hibernate, still ...
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Laptop restart after suspend

Recently my Dell latitude E7240 has had issues with suspending. It seems to have come about after a recent update, however I am not sure which or if that is the case. The laptop will suspend when the ...
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Graphics Shattering and power problems on Macbook

I've recently installed elementary os (0.3.2) on all my computers and I must congratulate the development team for finally getting most of the UI right. Perhaps even better than my experience with Mac ...
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Black screen when try to lock screen

I don't know why I get a black screen when I try to lock the screen (super + L), after a while it shows normal, the wallpaper and the option to unlock with my password, but I wonder why I get this ...
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Suspend from shortcut

I've tried to add a shorcut with the command: dbus-send --system --print-reply --dest="org.freedesktop.UPower" /org/freedesktop/UPower org.freedesktop.UPower.Suspend in Freya with no result. When ...
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Automatic Suspend When Idle Doesn't Work (Sleep When Inactive After ..)

I have this problem on multiple, very different systems. Running: System Settings>Power>"Sleep when inactive after:" Changing from default of "Never" to any value, backing out, restarting logging ...
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Freya - suspend not working (As computer would freeze)

When I press suspend from menu. I only get black screen but I can hear disk running. *note: I've chosen encryption during installation - the whole disk as home * I've then install pm-utils and when I ...
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Can't resume from suspend in Nvidia GPU mode

So, the problem is that my laptop (Acer Extensa 2510G) can't resume from suspend while I'm using the NVIDIA GPU mode. When I try to wake the system it shows me a little terminal cursor on a black ...
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Sleep issues on Early 2008 Macbook Pro

I'm a first time elementary OS user and have had few issues with it and it is by far my favorite Linux. However, I cannot put my machine to sleep by closing the lid, or rather, I cannot wake it up as ...
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System not returning from suspend mode

I have a Lenovo E540 with elementary OS, and when I close the lid or put it to suspension it does return. The only solution is to shutdown. I saw this post, but the laptop does not have an Nvidia ...
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Closing the lid no longer suspends the laptop

After recent kernel (3.19.0-28-generic) and upgrades from daily repos, I realised that closing the lid no longer suspends the laptop. Running a state checker shows the laptop knows the lid is closing:...
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How to prevent laptop from not restarting properly on resume from suspend?

I am using a ThinkPad X230 with an integrated Intel graphics card which should usually be well-supported by Linux and elementary OS. Nevertheless, I am running into the issue that occasionally the ...
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Suspend not resuming

My PC has dual boot Mint (Debian used for several years) and Elementary. Elementary suspends fine, but unlike Mint, on resume the HD spins up but screen remains blank. I have to use the Power button ...
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How to automatically re-enable the touchpad after resume from suspend?

Occasionally my touchpad is disabled on resume from suspend. I then manually run the following command to re-enable my touchpad: /usr/bin/synclient TouchpadOff=0 Is it possible to automate this ...
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Power menu lacks restart command

The power menu in the right upper corner lacks restart. If I press physical power button i get a menu containing the restart. Also the suspend in the right upper corner seems to work differently ...
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Automatic suspend notification pops up too late

I have my laptop set up to go to sleep after 30 minutes: When I come back to my computer, and unlock it by entering the password for my user account, a notification pops up in the upper right corner ...
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How to hibernate Freya?

I installed Freya three days ago on my main machine, and I faced some issues with the hardware. But I got it to work at last. But the lack of hibernation support in Freya is causing me to seriously ...
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Prevent suspend no matter what?

I'm running Freya on a MacBook Pro 2013 edition. Suspend doesn't ever work as planned. It takes quite a while to actually get to sleep and it'll often wake itself back up again, and when it does, it ...