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Solved Ubuntu shuts down when I close the lid.

Discussion in 'Linux and Unix' started by RotundCat, Feb 2, 2019.

  1. RotundCat

    RotundCat Thread Starter

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    I am using Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS on a Dell Latitude E5470. My laptop shuts off whenever I close the lid. I can't find any lid settings. It started after a recent software update.
     
  2. lunarlander

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    Maybe go to Settings > Power > Suspend and power button > Automatic suspend and turn it off ?
     
  3. Johnny b

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    If not that, perhaps a bios setting?
     
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