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[Q] how turn off proximity sensor

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By WandersonGD, Senior Member on 8th August 2014, 12:52 PM
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Guys, help me, I want to know how can i disable proximity sensor... there the situation: I play a game with friend and need to open skype or facebook messenger to comunicate with then while playing.... but the screen turns off when i touch the screen, so i cant play while in a call on skype or facebook. I already diseble screen off in calls, but it didnt work in other apps, just on stock calls.


Bad multi tasking android phones have.
 
 
8th August 2014, 12:56 PM |#2  
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@WandersonGD when your bring your off your ear screen will come back.

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8th August 2014, 01:06 PM |#3  
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@WandersonGD when your bring your off your ear screen will come back.

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OMG man, I wanna play and call same time... but when a touch my phone with my fingers to play my game the screen turns off, i wanna cut it off...
8th August 2014, 01:07 PM |#4  
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The screen will turn off when ur hand covers the proximity sensor not the screen. You can disable it in phone settings.

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8th August 2014, 01:19 PM |#5  
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The screen will turn off when ur hand covers the proximity sensor not the screen. You can disable it in phone settings.

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I said I can't turn off in settings, where did you see this, read the post pls.... you are not reading. Of course If I play the game my hand will cover the proximity sensor bro... I wanna turns this s... off.

I wanna do a call on skype and play my game while Im talking with my friend games on skype that are playing the same game. We are playing a MMO
8th August 2014, 05:05 PM |#6  
Fix Proximity Sensor
Instead of disabling you can make the proximity sensor work right.

The post below has instructions on how to do it.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...&postcount=115

It worked for me.
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My sensor is working pretty much fine... I just want disable it while im running skype call and play my mmo game at the same time... I dont want anything else.


It bothers me cause when I'm playing my game and talking to my friends and touch the proximity sensor the screen goes off and I lose a match in the game.
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