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Old 06-13-2012, 11:02 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Playbook "screen swipe" to power on - can this be deactivated?

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Hi,
I'd like to carry my Playbook around with me without using a case or a sleeve, but I can't because as soon as something touches the screen it switches itself on. Is there a way of deactivating this function so that the screen only comes on if I press the power button on top of the device? I've searched all the options and setting but can't find anything that helps.
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Default Re: Playbook "screen swipe" to power on - can this be deactivated?

no way to disable it from what i have seen

you can put a password on it so nothing will activate though

there are some cases with flip covers you can get that are light and will prevent this.
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Default Re: Playbook "screen swipe" to power on - can this be deactivated?

Yeah, that's what I was afraid of. I was hoping to avoid having to buy a case, but it looks like there's no alternative.
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