Welcome to the Android Central Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. Thread Author  Thread Author    #1  
    rlanza1054's Avatar
    Samsung - SPH-D710

    Posts
    270 Posts
    Global Posts
    2,094 Global Posts

    Default Screen Time Out setting is not sticking?

    Hi,

    For some reason I can't get the 'screen time out' setting to take hold.

    It keeps reverting back to 15 seconds, which is making using the phone really annoying.

    Does Samsung know about this bug?

    Is there a fix for this?

    I'm rooted using stock.

    I even tried going back to factory unrooted and the bug is still there?

    Thanks

    Rob

    Sent from my SPH-D710 using Tapatalk 2
    [SIZE="2"]Robert L Astoria Queens, N.Y.C

    - Samsung Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch! (SPH-D7110)
    - Asus TF300T
    - Nexus 7
    - Smartstick
    - MK808B

    - Previously WebOS Palm Pre (Sprint)
  2. #2  

    Default Re: Screen Time Out setting is not sticking?

    rlanza,

    I noticed the same behaviour only after i rooted my phone. It keeps going back to 15s (i prefer 30).

    I noticed that it goes back to 15 after every reboot. I am suspecting some app that could be resetting it to 15.... still digging.

    Got a S2, running 2.3.6. Rooted with Lucifr.

    Rgds
    kris...
  3. #3  
    Zhara's Avatar
    Queendroid

    Posts
    909 Posts
    Global Posts
    910 Global Posts
    ROM
    Stock

    Default Re: Screen Time Out setting is not sticking?

    Do you use power saving mode? If so, it automatically lowers your screen timeout to 15s when your battery gets lower unless you change it. Also, even if you turn power saving off, you'll have to manually change the screen timeout because it won't change itself back.
  4. #4  

    Default Re: Screen Time Out setting is not sticking?

    I have not noticed this one, but I have another similar screen display gripe. I do not have any screen power saving modes set and like to have the Auto brightness button turned off and I keep the brightness setting lower, but it still looks plenty bright. Every now and then for no reason this setting keeps getting turned back on and I have to go into the settings > display > brightness and recheck it off again. This happens probably every single day. Extremely annoying.

Similar Threads

  1. Is there an app to customize screen time out setting?
    By Lord Vader in forum HTC EVO 4G
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 10-28-2010, 10:07 PM
  2. Newbie has screen time out questions!!!!
    By Floridadomer in forum General Help and How To
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 07-01-2010, 11:29 AM
  3. Screen Time-out & Calls
    By eiresurg#AC in forum Verizon Droid Incredible
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 06-16-2010, 05:43 PM
  4. Screen time-out in dock
    By kdwg927 in forum Motorola Droid
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 02-10-2010, 12:18 PM
  5. Outgoing server settings (email) not sticking, Sprint clueless
    By slthree in forum General Help and How To
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 12-30-2009, 08:48 PM

Posting Permissions