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Support is there a brightness control on my Samsung/android cell phone?

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  1. joecmiller

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    is there a brightness control on my Samsung/android cell phone?
     

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    Usually, yes. As we don't know what phone you have it's hard to say more.

    On my Samsung tablet (running 5.1) it's in the notification pull down, or in Settings > Device > Display
     
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    thanks Hadron for the quick reply,
    my Samsung cell phone is
    samsung galaxy ace [Stardust]
    style [model num] s766c
     
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    Pull down the Notification bar, it is a slide ruler left to right. there is a check box on the right side for "auto"
    I usually leave mine in 'auto' and it seems to work just fine.

    on a S5 and a Note 4, both work the same. and on the old Galaxy S also.
     
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    what is the notification bar?
     
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    Hi

    Swipe down from the top of the screen to see notifications and settings - I think this is the same on all androids..
     
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    thanks girolez ... and all others... much appreciated
     

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