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Adjusting the Screen Brightness and Timeout on Your Galaxy Tab 4 7.0

You can adjust the brightness and timeout of your device's display.

Adjusting the Display Brightness

From the Notification Panel

  1. Swipe from the top of the screen to the bottom to open the Notification Panel.    

    Samsung Open Notification Panel
  2. The display brightness adjustment slider is just below the Quick Settings Panel shortcuts.    

    Samsung Display Brightness Adjuster is Below Settings Panel Shortcuts
  3. Touch and drag the slider to the right for a brighter screen or to the left for a darker screen.

From the Display Settings

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

  2. Touch Settings.   

  3. Touch the DEVICE tab.   

  4. Touch Display.   

  5. Touch Brightness.   

  6. Touch and drag the Brightness level slider to the right for a brighter screen or to the left for a darker screen.   

    Samsung Touch and Drag Brightness Slider
  7. Touch OK.

Adjusting the Screen Timeout

Reducing the screen timeout can assist with battery conservation.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.   

  2. Touch Settings.   

  3. Touch the DEVICE tab.   

  4. Touch Display.   

  5. Touch Screen timeout.   

  6. Select the desired delay from 15 seconds of no activity up to 30 minutes.   

    Samsung Select Desired Delay

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