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Default Keeping screen on when charging?

I've tried relentlessly to find a way to keep the screen on while charging, to practically no avail.

I ended up installing an app called "Stay Awake", which worked in theory, however, after 5 seconds the screen adjusts to the dimmest setting which is nearly impossible to read unless you are in a dark room.

Without that app running nothing else works to keep the screen on during charging.

Anyone solved this issue yet?

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Why do you want to keep it on? There are some clock apps that i think do this. But not 100% on that.




 
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Why do you want to keep it on? There are some clock apps that i think do this. But not 100% on that.
I use it to stream music to my car stereo using Winamp. Its aggravating to have to turn the screen back on everytime I want to change the song/station.
 
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I use it to stream music to my car stereo using Winamp. Its aggravating to have to turn the screen back on everytime I want to change the song/station.
what happen when you run the app and turn auto brightness off
 
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what happen when you run the app and turn auto brightness off
What I described above is what happens with auto brightness off. After 5 or 6 seconds the screen dims, but stays on, which is fine at night, but during the day its unreadable.
 
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What I described above is what happens with auto brightness off. After 5 or 6 seconds the screen dims, but stays on, which is fine at night, but during the day its unreadable.
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You need a car dock app then. Dashdroid used to do it. Been years since i used one. But check out dock apps.




 
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I recently came across a setting in Settings/Developer options/Stay awake. Perhaps that would do the trick
 
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I recently came across a setting the Developer options/Stay awake. It looks like that would do the trick
Yeah, it did on my Nexus 7, but no so much on my Note 3
 
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Yeah, it did on my Nexus 7, but no so much on my Note 3
Did you enable the Developer settings by tapping repeatedly on the build number in settings? I have the setting on my Note 3. Or do you mean it doesn't really do the trick? Sorry lol

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