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How do I keep my Samsung Galaxy S III Screen from going to Sleep while I'm using it?

The Smart stay feature will use the front camera to sense when you are looking at your device and keep the screen from turning off regardless of the screen timeout setting.

Keep my Samsung Screen from going to Sleep

To activate the Smart stay feature, from the Home screen, touch Menu > Settings > Display > Smart stay

When the feature is on, a green check mark will appear.

  • When the device is not docked or held.

  • When the front camera fails to detect face and eyes.

  • When the source of the light is behind you or when using the device in the dark.

  • When the front camera is being used in an application.

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