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Adjust the Screen Brightness and Timeout on Your Galaxy Tab S2

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Adjusting the Screen Brightness

Ever viewed your tablet in the middle of the night and got blinded by its brightness? Have your tablet automatically adjust the brightness of the screen depending on the darkness of your surrounding environment. You can also adjust your screen settings with various screen options available. Lowering brightness helps conserve battery life, learn more by viewing Monitor and Extend the Battery Life.

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.  

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 swipe down the Notification panel
  2. To display all of the Quick Settings, swipe down again.  

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 swipe down the Quick settings
  3. To adjust the screen brightness, touch and drag the slider to the left or right.   

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 adjust the brightness

Adjusting from Settings

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.  

  2. Touch Search, and then search for and select Brightness.    

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

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 adjust the brightness

Adjust Screen Timeout

Reducing the screen timeout can also conserve battery.

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.  

  2. Touch Search, and then search for and select Screen timeout.  

  3. Choose from various Screen timeout options.  

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 choose a screen timeout

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