View Full Version : 12" PB Rev. A won't go to sleep right...

Oct 10, 2003, 10:49 PM
Hey all, maybe one of you can point me in a new direction.

My wife has a 3 week old Rev. A 12" PBook that does not go to sleep on shutting the lid. It will stay on until the Energy Saver Pref. time for automatic sleep is reached. Is this a problem in software, or the latch, or the hinge, or what?

Any ideas other than calling Apple? That I already know to do, just want to see if I can fix it first.


Oct 10, 2003, 10:53 PM
I know that is not normal... though Im sure you knew that :p

You may have something wrong with a connector in your display that triggers sleep mode when the display is closed.

You can either live with it or you can take it in to your local Apple store/authorized reseller to get it taken care of under warranty.

Oct 10, 2003, 11:03 PM
Yeah, I'm thinking repair too, sad thing is though that this would be the second PB and the second repair on the new one in 3 weeks. I'm a little annoyed, but I guess it's part of the territory.

If anyine else has a "quick fix" go ahead and let me know.