power settings

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by ttan78, Aug 14, 2007.

  1. ttan78 macrumors newbie

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    #1
    i am using a macbook; when i close the lid, the HDD shuts down as well. How do i ensure that the HDD still runs even when i close the lid?

    Pls advice, thks.
     
  2. siurpeeman macrumors 603

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    the macbook will sleep when the lid is closed. you can circumvent this through third party software. i think insomniax is what you're looking for.
     
  3. ttan78 thread starter macrumors newbie

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