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Adjusting the Screen Brightness and Timeout on Your Galaxy Tab E (SM-T377x)

You can adjust the screen brightness automatically or manually. The screen timeout length can also be adjusted.

The available screens and settings may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

Adjusting Display Brightness

Turning on automatic brightness can assist on battery conservation. The display may appear to be different depending on the wireless provider.

Adjusting From the Notification Panel

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

    Samsung Swipe down from the top of the screen to open the Notification Panel
  2. Touch and drag the slider to the right or left to adjust the brightness of the screen.   

    Samsung Touch and Drag Slider to Adjust Brightness

    Marking the Outdoors checkbox lets the device adjust the screen settings so the screen can be viewed more easily while outside.

Adjusting From the Display Settings

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

    Samsung From the Home screen, touch Apps
  2. Navigate to Settings > Display.   

  3. Touch and drag the slider to the right or left to adjust the brightness of the screen.   

    Samsung Touch and Drag Slider to Adjust Brightness
  4. Touch Outdoor mode to turn it on to adjust the screen settings so the screen can be viewed more easily while outside.   

    Samsung Touch Outdoor Mode to Adjust Screen Settings

Adjusting Screen Timeout

Reducing the screen timeout can also assist on battery conservation.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.   

    Samsung From the Home screen, touch Apps
  2. Navigate to Settings > Display > Screen timeout.    

    Samsung Navigate to Settings > Display > Screen timeout
  3. Select from the various Screen timeout options.    

    Samsung Select from the various Screen timeout options

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