Questions tagged [screen-saver]

For questions about how to disable the default Raspberry Pi screensaver, and also how to stop the Pi from going to sleep.

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Disable automatic locking of screen (and all other interruptions)

I installed xscreensaver to avoid screen sleep and other interruptions, because I'm showing a feh picture presentation on a HDMI connected TV 24/7. I managed to disable screesavers and screen ...
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Disable Screensaver of XServer on Raspbian Jessie Lite

I setup a Raspberry Pi 2 with Raspbian Jessie Lite in read only mode. To run a Qt application I installed the packages "xserver-xorg" and "xinit". I am starting the application automatically after ...
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Raspberry PI 4 Chrome Menu Board Issues

Hello everyone pretty new to using raspberrypi. So a resturant I use to work at bought a service where someone makes they a digital menu thats hosted on the web. The reason for it being on the web as ...
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How to do I reenable display sleep?

I recently installed a Hyperpixel touchscreen on my Raspberry Pi 3, but I don't want to leave the screen on 24/7 to avoid damage and because an always-on display doesn't fit my use case. Before I put ...
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Fade screen on sleep and brighten on wake

I'm looking for a way to control the screen brightness from code. I saw this post but this just turns the screen on and off. How can I dim the screen before it goes to sleep instead of just turning it ...
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xscreensaver not in sync for dual screen

I have two screen connected via HDMI port on one raspberry pi I did the following to play my video using xscreensaver, however the video and audio are not in sync. One is faster as compared to the ...
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Raspberry Pi screensaver/DMPS on/off to trigger shell script on change

I've got a touch screen without backlight control and and turning off the HDMI-output just brings up a "no signal" placeholder on the screen. I've soldered a octocoupler to the power toggle ...
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xset s reset in bash file on Raspberry Pi

I am attempting to write a bash script file I can execute though node that will turn on the screen on my raspberry pi. The current code is as such: #!/bin/bash #resets the screensaver i.e. turns on ...
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Disable screensaver and screen blanking on Desktop on Raspbian Buster before first boot?

All previous questions are outdated or don't work or don't fit my requirements. I'm working to get an automated set-up script for fresh Raspbian microSD cards, where I load them up with the necessary ...
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Raspberry Pi goes blank after 10 mins or so, until the resolution is changed. and repeats

so I just got a really cheap and free desktop monitor from work, that's like 1280x1024 resolution. Now when I first connected the pi to the monitor it failed to boot at all... which was weird, but ...