I have a bad habit of leaving my little net book on with the screen saver going when I walk away from my computer for a while. A while always ends being longer than I thought and meanwhile the computer is using maximum energy to run. I just learned that putting your computer into sleep mode as opposed to the screen saveer cuts the power consumption by five times! Any time I wander away from the net book now, it’ll be going to sleep.
How long does your computer wait until it goes into sleep mode?
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