Mac via the Terminal, put it into sleep mode
The following procedure is only useful if the Mac denied, but also if you access remotely to the Mac. Open you first the Terminal.
- With the command "pmset sleepnow" is set to the Mac directly into hibernation. For this purpose, the account must, however, Administrator rights have.
- This is not the case, helping you, the following slightly longer command: osascript -e 'tell application "System Events" to sleep'
- You have established a SSH connection to your Mac, you need the following command, you need to to your personal data: ssh USERNAME@HOSTNAME osascript -e 'tell application "Finder" to sleep'
In the next practical tip we show you how to show hidden files and folders under Mac OS X.