Yet another question from me...on sleep...

john_satc

macrumors 6502
Original poster
Feb 14, 2005
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B'ham Uk
sorry to bug everyone again with my stpid questions but...im currently downloading a 558mb file of the internet. i have broadband - 2mb, but still my internet is sooooo slow! the download will take an estimaed 14 hours to download! wow! so , heres my question, can i put my iBook to sleep with the download still running - hopefully meaning my download will be done over night ? if not, how do i stop my ibook sleeping so i can leave it downloading over night?
thanks, jon
 

Applespider

macrumors G4
No, you can't shut your iBook and keep the connection.

You'll just have to leave the iBook open. The screen should shut off but while it's actively downloading something, it shouldn't go to sleep.
If you're really paranoid, go into System Preferences, Energy Saver and set your iBook never to go to sleep.
 
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