05-27-2011 10:37 AM
I want to listen to a radio station's webcast stream. Playbook is connected to power, not running off battery. How do I keep it from going to sleep every 5 minutes and stopping the audio stream?
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05-27-2011 11:03 AM
there is a presentation mode you can enable in options
wish I didnt leve mine at home to tell you where exactly.
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05-27-2011 11:06 AM
05-27-2011 03:10 PM
You can prevent the playbook stand by up to five minutes,
go to settins, tap in the screen icon, from there you can:
Turn off the screen automatically
On the status bar, tap > Screen. Change the Backlight Time-out field.
Enter standby mode automatically
On the status bar, tap > Screen. Change the Standby Time-out field.
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05-27-2011 03:11 PM
05-27-2011 03:12 PM
therein is the problem, i don't want it to sleep in 5 minutes, I don't want it to sleep at all. I want to listen to the audio web stream without touching the screen every 5 minutes.
05-27-2011 03:17 PM - edited 05-27-2011 03:18 PM
This appears to work (crackberry article), followed those instructions, showcase in the settings. Then that app keeps the playbook from sleeping. It's a workaround but I wouldn't call this a fix, RIM has some work to do on this...
05-27-2011 04:12 PM - edited 05-27-2011 04:12 PM
Well glad it works for now at least. And I agree the PlayBook still needs alot of work it has only had 3 major software updates so far though. Hopefully the next one is a large one.