Adjust Screen Timeout on Samsung Galaxy Tab S2

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Steps

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    In order to increase the screen timeout, swipe down from the top of your Tab in order to open the notifications panel
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    When the notifications panel is open, tap once on the gear-shaped settings icon
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    A single tap on this icon will open the settings menu.
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    On the left side of the settings menu, find "Display"
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    You may need to scroll down depending on the size of your screen. Tap once on "Display".
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    When the "Display" menu opens on the right side, one of the options will be "Screen timeout"
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    The current setting on my Tab is "After 30 seconds of inactivity". Tap "Screen timeout" one time.
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    A pop-up box will appear allowing you to change the time with several options
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    "15 seconds", "30 seconds", "1 minute", "2 minutes", "5 minutes", or "10 minutes". For this tutorial, I will change the setting to "10 minutes" by tapping that selection one time.
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    When finished, tap the back button a few times, which is located to the right of the "Home" button
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    Alternatively, press the home button to go directly back to the home screen
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