Change the display time out, brightness and orientation.

  1. To adjust the display brightness, swipe in from the right edge of the Start screen to display the Charm bar.
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  2. Tap on the Settings icon.
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  3. Touch and hold the Screen icon until the Brightness bar appears.
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  4. Slide up or down to adjust the level of screen brightness.
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  5. To turn off the auto screen rotation, at the top of the brightness slider, tap on the Screen Rotation Icon to lock screen orientation.
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  6. To unlock screen orientation, tap the Screen icon in the charm bar.
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  7. Tap the Lock Screen Rotation Icon to unlock.
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  8. To change the screen timeout period, tap Change PC Settings.
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  9. From the "PC settings" screen tap PC and devices.
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  10. Tap Power and Sleep.
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  11. Under sleep, tap on the Time interval field.
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  12. Select the desired Time interval.
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  13. You can also set the device to auto brightness by turning on the toggle for Adjust screen brightness automatically.
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