How To Keep Galaxy S7 Screen On Longer

Some have called the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge as one of the best smartphoens of 2016. One feature that many Samsung Galaxy owners want to change is how long the Galaxy S7 screen stays on before turning off or going black. You can turn off and disable the Galaxy S7 screen timeout and make the screen stay on longer without turning off. The name of the Android feature is called the “Stay Awake” feature on the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge.

The “Stay awake” feature is not set as a default on either the Samsung Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 Edge. This feature is also possible to use when your Galaxy S7 is connected to a charging cable.

The following will help you learn how to keep the Samsung Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 Edge on for a long period of time or forever.


How To Keep Samsung Galaxy S7 Screen On Longer

  1. Turn on the Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 Edge.
  2. Go to the Homescreen, select on Menu and then Android Settings.
  3. Browse for “Device Information.”
  4. Select on the entry and you’ll see a “build number.”
  5. Tap on “build number” several times quickly.
  6. After the seventh time tapping an information box on the screen will appear with: “Developer options unlocked.”


Go to developer options within the settings and enable the developer options. After developer options has been enabled, then browse for the “stay awake” option. Finally, select the check box to enable the feature on the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge.


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