Turning off Your Computer's Sleep Settings

Follow the steps below to turn off your computers sleep settings. If you computer falls asleep during an upload it could cause an error in the upload.

For Windows PC:
  1. Click on the "Start" button Picture of the Start button then "Control Panel" and click on "Power Options"
  2. On the Power Schemes tab, select Home/Office Desk in the Power Schemes drop-down box
  3. In the box labeled System standby, select "Never"
  4. Click "OK" to save your changes.

For Mac:
  1. Click on the blue/black apple icon in the upper left corner of your screen, and choose System Preferences
  2. In the Hardware section, select Energy Saver
  3. Make sure the Settings for: drop-down box is set to Power Adapter
  4. On the Sleep tab, move the sliding bar labeled Put the computer to sleep when it is inactive for: to Never