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Setting Cox Homelife Touchscreen to Automatically Dim
Last Updated: Fri, 27 May 2016 > Related Articles
Learn how to set the automatic dimming feature on the Cox Homelife touchscreen.
Follow these steps to set your touchscreen to automatically dim after a designated period of time.
Note: Once the screen has dimmed if it is touched, it brightens to the default brightness level.
From the touchscreen home screen, tap Settings.
Enter the Master Code to proceed to the Settings menu.
From the Settings menu, tap TouchScreen.
From the TouchScreen menu, tap Screen Configuration.
From the Screen Configuration menu, tap Automatic Screen Dimming.
Result: A screen displays with Idle Timeout and Dimming Level controls.
Note: The default setting is 30 minutes, this is the maximum number of Idle Timeout minutes.
The left Dimming Level arrow decreases the brightness level for automatic dimming. The right Dimming Level arrow increases the brightness level for automatic dimming.
Note: The default Dimming Level is 10, this is the brightest setting.
Note: To have the screen never dim due to inactivity, set the Dimming Level to 10. This also requires that the backlight off at night setting is No. See Setting the Cox Homelife Touchscreen to Night Mode for steps to set backlight off at night to No.