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    Default Screen goes black when passing hand over sensor

    This is maddening and I can't find any information on how to fix it.

    When I pass my hand over the sensor in the upper right area of my phone, the screen goes black. When I move my hand away, the screen comes back. It's almost like the thing thinks I'm on a phone call, but I'm just using it like a regular tablet. Can somebody please tell me where the setting is to disable this? Because it's driving me nuts.
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    Default Re: Screen goes black when passing hand over sensor

    Do you use an app called Viber?
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    Default Re: Screen goes black when passing hand over sensor

    Nope, no idea what Viber is. My phone has done this since the day I bought it.

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