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Ipad screen won't shut off automatically

Discussion in 'iPad 2 Forum' started by billkadlec, Sep 9, 2012.

  1. billkadlec
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    Probably a dumb user error but, my iPad always used to automatically shut the screen off after a short period of inactivity. Now, I put it down and, 15 or 30 minutes later . . . Still on!

    I power cycled it, no change. Can't find any option either.

    Please help.
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    The option is found in settings - auto-lock. It is odd that it changed, but now you can set it to whichever setting you want.
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    You solved it! Thank you.
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    You're welcome! :)
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    My auto lock is set correctly but me screen still is not turning off

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