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sleep mode

A low power mode in a computer. Also called "standby mode," the screen and hard disks are turned off, but the memory (RAM) chips are continually refreshed in order to retain their contents. In addition, the CPU is throttled down to its lowest power state. The computer is immediately restored for use when the user touches a key or moves the mouse. For alternate power-down and hybrid sleep modes, see hibernate.
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When the app is in Sleep Mode, kids cannot send or receive messages or video calls, play with the creative camera or receive notifications, "Daily Mail" reported.
With Sleep Mode, parents can set a designated off time and each day at the designated time, the app will 'go to sleep' and not be accessible to kids during those hours.
In order to use sleep mode, parents need to access the Messenger Kids controls in the main Facebook app and then tap on the child's name.
When the device is plugged into a computer USB port, it begins monitoring activity in the workstation and, if no motion is detected for an established amount of time, automatically places the computer into sleep mode. No special software or programming is required, and the sensor requires no additional drivers or applications.
Sleep Mode functions on the Switch much like it does many other electronics.
"If the bulbs are now putting people into sleep mode, any immediate change could put streets into dark mode - and that would catastrophic," he said.
In IEEE802.16, wireless metropolitan area networks (WMANs), mobile stations (MSs) consume less energy with sleep mode. This happened when they are served with realtime traffic and offline buffered traffic [1].
The power requirement in the sleep mode is below 2 milliwatts (mW), allowing reliable operation over a period of several years.
When in sleep mode, it requires less than 2 milliwatts, allowing reliable operation over a period of several years.
Features include variable-speed drives and an energy-conserving sleep mode. The unit can be incorporated into new installations or added as a retrofit to an existing loop sorter induction.
Features include variable-speed drives and an energy-conserving sleep mode. The singulator can be incorporated into new installations or added as a retrofit to an existing loop sorter induction.
Some devices require you to manually enter "sleep mode" by tapping the tracker, but it's possible to forget to do that, or to forget to tap it out of sleep mode when you wake.