1. mikejs1969's Avatar
    Hi all....just got a new Samsung GS5, my last one was running a much older version of andriod. My question is this.....led notifications don't work when the screen is ON....this is very annoying as I miss messages and kik messages if I'm playing a game or using an app that is full screen....is there any way to get the led notifications to work while the screen is ON? thanks
    05-18-2015 12:25 PM
  2. SpookDroid's Avatar
    That's odd... they work on the Note 4, can't see why it would be any different on the S5. Which carrier are you on? Might be a bug with their ROMs. There are no settings (that I know of) that allow you to disable LED notifications at screen-on. At least not system-wide; some apps do have the option to supress notifications only when you're actively using said app.
    05-18-2015 12:31 PM
  3. mikejs1969's Avatar
    I'm on verizon....my phone just updated from 4.4 to 5.0 last night, but I was having the issue with 4.4 as well....led notifications worked just fine on my old phone, but that was a much older version of andriod, like 2.1....
    05-18-2015 02:17 PM
  4. SpookDroid's Avatar
    Just confirmed on a friend's S5 with Lollipop, his work just fine, too. But he's on AT&T. Apparently it worked fine before LP, too.
    05-18-2015 05:53 PM
  5. mikejs1969's Avatar
    did some more research....found several articles that said the no LED notification with the screen on is standard now....are you running a third party app?
    05-18-2015 08:20 PM
  6. SpookDroid's Avatar
    He's not. Maybe different ROM since he's on AT&T?
    05-19-2015 10:46 AM

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