1. steveg051's Avatar
    Samsung epic 4G...have screen time - out set to 30 sec. If I'am useing a
    application ie. reading a news artical the screen shuts off. How to disable
    the screen time-out while phone is being used?
    11-09-2011 07:58 AM
  2. srkmagnus's Avatar
    From the home screen, go to Menu > Settings > Display > Screen Timeout

    Remember that the longer you set it the longer the screen stays on regardless of you using the device or not. If you finish reading an article or using the phone, be sure to power off the screen manually so you don't let the screen on, which could in turn reduce battery life.
    11-09-2011 10:51 AM
  3. androidtechrep's Avatar
    Also, as long as you keep scrolling on the screen before it times out, the 30 second rule should not apply. When you see the screen dim a bit just touch it or scroll up/down and back to where you were reading and the 30 seconds starts over.
    11-09-2011 02:31 PM