Modify or disable sleep settings in Android

Article ID: 37608250

Issue / Question

ET5X Android: How-To: Disable sleep mode on a device

Applicable To

ET5x ET50 ET55 Android

Resolution / Answer

Sleep Timeout

The Sleep timeout is configured in Display settings.
The Maximum time the display can remain on Battery is 30 minutes

Go to Apps
Select Settings
Select Display 
Select Sleep 
Select (15 seconds - 30 minutes)

StageNow can also be used to configure the setting using DisplayMgr : Set the Screen Timeout Interval 



On AC or external battery power 
Stay Awake can be enabled which will dim the display but prevent the device from sleeping
The enable the setting Developer mode needs to be enabled 
Note: This will not affect operation in the expansion back Power Pack accessory is connected

To enable Developer mode and Stay Awake 
 
Go Apps
Select Settings 
Select" About Tablet"
Tap on Build number repeatedly until Developer mode notice is displayed
Go back one menu
Select "Developer Options"
Toggle "Stay Awake" to enabled


StageNow can also be used to configure the setting using the DisplayMgr : Stay Awake
 

+ Applicable Products

  • ET50
  • ET55