Change OS X Sleep Timer

This Gizmo Guide details the process of changing how long your Mac needs to be idle before it goes to sleep

Prerequisites:  N/A

Difficulty Level: Member • Nerd • Platypus

Estimated Time: 3 minutes

Expected Outcome: You Mac will go to sleep after the time you set it for

Tools Required: A OS X device

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Steps to Perform 

  1. Click on the Apple logo in the upper left-hand corner
  2. Click on System Preferences1-launch-system-preferences-macos
  3. Click on Energy Saversystem-preferences-mac-os-x-desktop
  4. Adjust the Computer Sleep slider to the time you want