How to Fix Android Screen Timeout Not Working Issues

One of the most common issues Android users face is having problems with their Screen Timeout Not Working when they want it to. Luckily, there are a few easy ways to get your Android phone’s screen timeout adjusted properly.

Adjust System Settings for Screen Timeout

  • Open your phone’s Settings app and go to Display.
  • Search for sleep or screen settings.
  • Here you will have the option to select the screen timeout. Usually, it’s adjustable from 15 seconds to 30 minutes.
  • Choose your desired timeout length. Some people prefer 30 seconds to 1 minute for battery savings. Others may want 10-15 minutes if they’re frequently using their phone for long periods.

Use Special Apps for Screen Timeout

  • Use a third-party app from the Play Store to adjust the screen time-out settings manually.
  • If you want to keep your Android screen always on then you can select “never” from the options available.
  • These apps run in the background and override your standard timeout settings. Just open the app when you want to prevent your screen from turning off.

Check for Power-Saving Modes

How to Fix Android Screen Timeout Not Working Issues

  • Some Android phones have special battery-saver or power-saving modes that can affect your screen timeout.

By adjusting your system settings, using timeout-controlling apps, and checking power modes, you should be able to resolve any screen timing issues on your Android phone. Don’t hesitate to contact support if problems persist

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Q: How can I extend my Android phone’s battery life?

A: Reduce screen brightness, disable Bluetooth/WiFi when not in use, and close background apps.

Q: My Android phone is frozen or unresponsive what should I do?

A: Press and hold the power button and force restart the mobile phone.

Q: Why is my Android phone charging slowly or not charging at all?

A: Check for lint/debris in the charging port, use another cable, and replace the wall adapter if damaged.

Updated: 24 March 2024 — 07:51