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A gnome-shell extensions that adds an option for inhibiting the screensaver to the power menu.
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Gnome Shell Extension Inhibit Applet is a gnome shell extension that gives you the ability to inhibit auto-suspend or screensaver from activating, simular to the original applet in gnome 2. It will add a new button on the panel with a dynamically changing icon to allow the user to see if the inhibit applet is active. Text describing the current state is shown on mouse hover.


Installation instructions:

Install it via

It's much easier than installing manually.

If you wish to install it manually, just copy the "" folder into: ~/.local/share/gnome-shell/extensions

Licensing, etc

Copyright (C) 2012, Jeremy Newton

Copyright (C) 2011, Raphael Kimmig

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110, USA

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