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Juicing my Mac to stay awake during long running jobs

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Running VMWare Fusion installations doesn’t require interaction. You can walk away from your Mac knowing it won’t go to sleep if you download Caffeine from the Apple download site. It lets you defer the Mac sleep cycle. I’ve found it very useful during the setup of my virtual machines, along with a 320 GB 2.5″ USB drive.

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Written by maclochlainn

July 14, 2008 at 6:11 am

Posted in Mac

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  1. […] (for Mac) Written by josephmclaughlin on July 14, 2008 – 10:45 pm – Recently my Dad wrote about the Lighthead Software application Caffeine. This app allows you to prevent your Mac from […]


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