Keep macbook from going to sleep with lid closed

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by Silas1066, Oct 22, 2013.

  1. Silas1066 macrumors regular

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    I have a Macbook Pro running Mountain Lion that is hooked up via a HDMI cable to an external display. I also have a bluetooth mouse and keyboard.

    I don't want the Macbook to go to sleep or hibernate when I close the lid.

    Is there a way to prevent it from doing that?
     
  2. 53kyle macrumors 65816

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  3. thebrobrah macrumors regular

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    i was recommend nosleep from someone else here...

    passing that onto you now
     
  4. Yahooligan macrumors 6502a

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