Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Helper I
Helper I

Power App on Acer Chromebox - how to use Wake Lock



We have a simple APP which we are running full screen in a Chrome webbrowser on a Acer Chromebox. Now this Chromebox is running in Kiosk Mode so the device need a Wake Lock otherwise it is going to sleep in 10 minutes. 


Is there a way in PowerApps with a timer function to Wake Lock Chrome OS? 



Solution Specialist
Solution Specialist



Maybe you can try having a Timer control, then setup a gallery with nothing and have the timer refresh the gallery.


This way there is activity but it will not cause any usage to be  effected.

It's not about refreshing the page. I already fixed this by setting up a timer with a Launch control. 


I need to speak directly to the Wake-lock of Chrome OS. (info:

Helpful resources

PA_User Group Leader_768x460.jpg

Manage your user group events

Check out the News & Announcements to learn more.

Power Query PA Forum 768x460.png

Check it out!

Did you know that you can visit the Power Query Forum in Power BI and now Power Apps

Carousel 2021 Release Wave 2 Plan 768x460.jpg

2021 Release Wave 2 Plan

Power Platform release plan for the 2021 release wave 2 describes all new features releasing from October 2021 through March 2022.

PowerPlatform 768x460.png

Microsoft Learn

Check out our new Discover Your Career Path blog post series and get all the details.

Users online (2,618)