1. Download our Official Android App: Forums for Android!

Support Black screen after low brightness setting.

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by girolez, Jun 1, 2011.

  1. girolez

    girolez Often Off Piste
    Thread Starter
    Rank:
     #41
    Points:
    543
    Posts:
    3,845
    Joined:
    May 29, 2011

    May 29, 2011
    3,845
    1,916
    543
    Male
    Retired
    Les Gets, France
    Hi

    With my Wildfire S in France on Orange and my sister in law's in UK on a different network, this happens:

    If the phone is set on low brightness (using the "power" widget which came with the phone) and goes off or is turned off. When turned on with the power button on top, the backlight is completely off. Unless you can find the brightnes icon blind you have to take out the battery and reboot. This happens every time.

    I have asked HTC about this and they offer no solution or suggestions other than to switch to using "autobrightness" in the phone settings. It seems to be an issue with the 2.3.3 OS (Other apps can cause the same problem if you turn off with the brightness on minimum). I have not been able to check this with other phones using 2.3.3

    Hope this saves someone some time in trying to figure out what causes the black screen.

    Roger
     

    Advertisement

  2. Y_B

    Y_B Newbie
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    16
    Posts:
    21
    Joined:
    May 10, 2011

    May 10, 2011
    21
    2
    16
    Try asking in the wildfire / wildfire S section, this is for the Desire S.

    My Desire S does not have the same fault you are describing with your handset. My Desire S is also on 2.3.3, may just be a wildfire issue??
     

Share This Page

Loading...