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How can I Adjust the Screen Brightness and Timeout on My Samsung Galaxy Tab S?

You can adjust the screen brightness automatically or manually, depending on the darkness of the surrounding environment. The screen timeout length can also be adjusted.

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

Adjust Display Brightness

Turning on automatic brightness can assist on battery conservation.

Adjusting From the Notification Panel

  1. Open the Notification Panel by swiping down from the top of the screen.

      

      

  2. To adjust the screen brightness, touch and drag the slider to the right or left.

    When the Auto function is selected, the device will adjust the display brightness based on your environment.

      

      

Adjusting From the Display Settings

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings > DEVICE > Display.

      

  2. To adjust the screen brightness, touch and drag the slider to the right or left.

    When the Auto function is selected, the device will adjust the display brightness based on your environment.

      

Adjust Screen Timeout

Reducing the screen timeout can also assist on battery conservation.

  1. Navigate to Apps> Settings > DEVICE > Display.

      

  2. Touch Screen timeout.

      

      

  3. Select from the various Screen timeout options.

      

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