Adjust Screen Timeout on the iPad Air 2

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You're watching VisiHow. This is a tutorial on how to adjust the screen time-out on an iPad Air 2. In order to increase or decrease the screen time-out on an iPad, you'll need to access the "Settings" option.

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    Tap on the gear-shaped "Settings" icon
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    Tap on the "General" section
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    Tap on "Auto-Lock"
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    This will bring up a menu that allows you to select the time-out from 2 minutes "Never".
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    Let's tap on "15 Minutes"
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    For example, this may help to make tutorials or perform other functions on the device, when it is unusual for you to be gone for more than 15 minutes.
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    Once you're satisfied with the setting, simply press the home button
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    This will take you back to the home screen. You will now have a new screen time-out set, and your device will lock according to the set timer.
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This has been a VisiHow tutorial on how to increase or decrease, or adjust, the screen time-out on an iPad Air 2. If you have additional questions, comments, or suggestions, please leave them in the space below. Thank you for choosing VisiHow! Have a great day!

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