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Prevent Screen From Locking On Playing Music


Is there a way to do this? I'd prefer to not have to unlock my g1 while driving because i want to change songs. Unless i'm g1 stupid (which is entirely possible, since i just got it yesterday), and there's a way to control my playlist by using some button i don't know about? I could control songs on my old blackberry by hitting 6 to skip to the next song.

Alternatively, is it possible to completely disable the auto-screen lock and just lock the phone manually when i want to toss it in my purse?


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