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Subject: Re: Shutdown iPod's screen while charging

Re: Shutdown iPod's screen while charging

From: Michael Carr <>
Date: Fri, 18 Feb 2011 13:49:09 -0500

On 02/18/2011 12:49 AM, Luis Alberto wrote:
> Hi guys,
> I'm not really sure if this is asked before but so far i haven't seen
> anything like it.
> I've been using rockbox 3.7 for awhile now on a iPod Video 30GiB, but
> when i'm charging it the screen would not shutdown.
> The long pressed play button won't help. How can i turn it off, so the
> screen would n't... burn?
> Any docs & info i have missed?
> Thanks.
> --
> Luis A. Guzmán García
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> Etiquette:
While the iPod is unplugged, go into Settings --> General Settings -->
Display --> LCD Settings --> Backlight (While Plugged In). It sounds
like that setting is probably set to "On", for some reason. Change it to
one of the time settings (such as 10 seconds) and see if that fixes it.

Received on 2011-02-18

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