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Hello Peppermint,

Lately I've been using the suspend feature more in Peppermint 6.  What I'm wondering, and what I'm not able to find in the forum, is if there is a way to wake the computer without entering a password.  Would anyone know if there is a way to wake up a computer running Peppermint 6 without having to enter a password --say like just clicking on ScreenLock?

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« Last Edit: September 02, 2016, 06:13:00 am by perknh »
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Hi perknh, there's not a GUI control for this. You have to remove the i3lock package which is the screen locker and then it will just come straight back to desktop on resume.

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Hi perknh, there's not a GUI control for this. You have to remove the i3lock package which is the screen locker and then it will just come straight back to desktop on resume.

Hello murraymint,

I ran:

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sudo apt-get remove --purge i3lock
Now I have no problem waking the computer without entering a password.  ;)

Thank you very much.

perknh

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