Options of a power management profile

Option Description
Screen brightness Screen brightness in percent for the selected profile
Turn off the display
– after
Determines whether, after a specified number of minutes (after), the display is turned off when the user is not using the device (idle state)
Enable screen saver
– after
Determines whether, after a specified number of minutes (after), the screen saver is enabled when the user is not using the device (idle state)
On idle
– after
– after (User logged off)2
– action
Determines whether, when the device is not used (idle state), after a specified number of minutes (after), the selected action is performed:

Shut down
Sleep mode

This option can be specified for both states: user logged on and user logged off

Action on 'Closing the lid' Action that is performed when users close the lid:

No action
Turn the display off
Shut down
Sleep mode

Action on 'Pressing the power button' Action that is performed when users press the power button:

No action
Turn the display off
Shut down
Sleep mode

Action on 'Pressing the Power/Sleep key' 3 Action that is performed when user press the Power/Sleep key on their keyboard (requires a suitable keyboard):4

No action
Shut down
Sleep mode
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The sleep mode corresponds to Suspend to RAM (S3). For further information, see Sleep mode (Suspend) in the Scout guide.