Changing display settings

Changing display settings

Adjusting the screen brightness manually

  1. From the Home screen, tap > Settings.
  2. Tap Screen > Brightness.
  3. Clear the Automatic brightness check box.
  4. Drag the brightness slider to the left to decrease or to the right to increase the screen brightness.
  5. Tap OK.
Tip: You can also adjust the screen brightness from the Quick Settings panel (tap the rightmost area of the status bar, and then tap ).

Adjusting the time before the screen turns off

After a period of inactivity, the screen turns off to conserve battery power. You can set the idle time before the screen turns off.
  1. From the Home screen, tap > Settings.
  2. Tap Screen > Timeout.
  3. Tap the time before the screen turns off.

Turning automatic screen rotation off

By default, the screen orientation automatically adjusts depending on how you hold HTC Jetstream.
Note: Automatic rotation is not supported in all application screens.
  1. From the Home screen, tap > Settings.
  2. Tap Screen, and then clear the Auto-rotate screen check box.
Tip: You can also turn screen rotation on or off from the Quick Settings panel (tap the rightmost area of the status bar, and then tap ).

Recalibrating the G-sensor

Recalibrate the screen if you feel that the screen orientation does not respond properly to the way you hold HTC Jetstream.
  1. From the Home screen, tap > Settings.
  2. Tap Screen > G-Sensor calibration.
  3. Place HTC Jetstream on a flat and level surface, and then tap Calibrate.
  4. After the recalibration process, tap OK.

Keeping the screen on while charging HTC Jetstream

You can keep the screen from turning off while you’re charging HTC Jetstream.
  1. From the Home screen, tap > Settings.
  2. Tap Applications > Development.
  3. Select the Stay awake check box.

Switching animation effects on or off

You can turn off the animation or enable only some animations when switching between screens.
  1. From the Home screen, tap > Settings.
  2. Tap Screen > Animation.
  3. On the options menu, select the animation setting you want.
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