1. ozgurs's Avatar
    I want to use the phone in my car as navigation device,
    But it turns off the screen automatically. Is there a way to keep the screen always on? When it uses some apps or when it is at specific places?

    thx with best wishes..
    11-01-2013 02:43 PM
  2. clevin's Avatar
    The screen stays on when in navigation. You can also install a widget to toggle screen always on.

    Posted via Android Central App
    11-01-2013 03:08 PM
  3. ozgurs's Avatar
    Well,unfortunately it turns the screen off while using Google maps... thanks ...


    Note III / Tapatalk app
    11-01-2013 04:43 PM
  4. mavrrick's Avatar
    I guess the question is are you using maps or navigation. Is it giving you turn by turn directions.

    Posted via Android Central App on my Note 3
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    11-01-2013 04:59 PM
  5. msndrstood's Avatar
    Go into developers options, check 'keep screen on while plugged in', then plug your phone in while you are driving.

    Sent via The Big, Bad, Beautiful Note 3
    ozgurs likes this.
    11-01-2013 05:07 PM
  6. Almeuit's Avatar
    Well,unfortunately it turns the screen off while using Google maps... thanks ...


    Note III / Tapatalk app
    I guess the question is are you using maps or navigation. Is it giving you turn by turn directions.

    Posted via Android Central App on my Note 3
    This. Are you having to hit the arrow to see the directions step by step? If so you're doing it wrong.

    If you go to turn by turn navigation it will not turn the screen off.

    Sent from my T-Mobile Note 3 using AC Forums.
    11-01-2013 06:39 PM
  7. The SPCS Guy's Avatar
    11-01-2013 09:50 PM
  8. adelcastillo78's Avatar
    Well,unfortunately it turns the screen off while using Google maps... thanks ...


    Note III / Tapatalk app
    The navigation in Google maps is designed to turn the screen off if you are far from the next turn. It's done to save power. But if you want the screen on all the time. There are apps for thst.

    Posted via Android Central App
    11-02-2013 08:01 AM
  9. mrsmumbles's Avatar
    Or, you should be able to just set the option in Settings to sleep, never.

    Sent from my C5170 via Tapatalk 2
    ozgurs likes this.
    11-02-2013 08:17 AM
  10. ozgurs's Avatar
    Ok. dev. mod sleep function is what i needed. thanks...

    Note III / Tapatalk app
    msndrstood likes this.
    11-03-2013 03:35 PM

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