Mac os x screensaver shuts after 5 minutes Tags: Screensaver Computers Mac Os Mac OS X Last response: November 16, 2010 4:27 AM in Mac Os X Share Anonymous November 15, 2010 11:21:36 PM I have my screen saver set to go on after my computer is idle for 5 minutes, which it does. But the screen saver also shuts after 5 minutes. Is is not supposed to stay on? More about : mac screensaver shuts minutes | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove roagie November 16, 2010 4:27:51 AM It's probably your energy saver preferences . Just open system preferences, then go the the Energy Saver icon (it's a lightbulb), and change the computer sleep and display sleep setting to more than 5 minutes. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Mac Os X>Mac os x screensaver shuts after 5 minutes> Related ressources: ForumComputer shuts off within 5 -15 minutes after network cable is connecte ForumCPU hits 80C (and shuts down) after 4 cores used for 30 minutes ForumScreensaver is not what I selected ForumMac OS X Snow Leopard on PC ForumMonitor loses signal and freezes after 5 minutes of gaming??? ForumSystem shuts off after +6 minutes in 3D or "stress" mode! HELP!!! ForumProblem with Missing Sync & Mac OS X Tiger ForumDiablo II & LOD under Mac OS X Forumpc shut down 5 minutes after start to play game ForumPC vs. Mac ...The end all discussion ForumScreen freezes and Shows "Static" few minutes after boot ForumHow to break RSD password for blocked sites ForumDrivers for Mac Os X 15 0 Optiarc DVD RW AD-7240S ForumMac Mini, Time Machine & Sophos AV ForumMac os x pioneer dvr-a18l problem ForumStay Mac or Back to Windows? ForumBacking up Mac to PC? ForumExternal Hard Drive for Mac OS X ForumLinksys DNS issue on a Mac ForumUsing a GTX 460 in a Mac Pro - Install Help More resources Read discussions in other Mac Os X categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !