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  1. Corwin_Amber1's Avatar
    Sorry, Nate, but this is something different. What you were expierencing, was a blocked / interfered proximity sensor by the glass. Maybe after two months, the glass was intransparent enough, to just slightly push it over the edge. When you cover the proximity sensor, like when you have it in a pocket, glance is turned off. On the 950XL, the proximity sensor is located left of the Iris camera. You can easily see it in bright light.

    What this thread is about is a really dim and slightly flickering glance screen, probably flashing and having the right brightness a split second after activating.
    06-21-2016 09:50 AM
  2. JaimitoFrog's Avatar
    Had this problem after I switched from Redstone back to Threshold and updated the FW. If this is truly HW issue, will try to get an exchange. might try Redstone again and see.

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    06-22-2016 02:14 AM
  3. Cartman's Avatar
    The recent fast insider builds (last two or three) turned off the glace option in settings. Go to Settings > Personalization > Glance screen and turn it back on.
    06-22-2016 06:06 PM
  4. Corwin_Amber1's Avatar
    Again, other thing. See description above.

    Dim, flickering on low level, maybe a little purple, flashing to normal brightness a spilt second when activating (after switching off display). Is most probably a HW issue, as no WDRT, hard reset, RS, TH changes anything. At this point in time nothing solves it but changing the display assembly (or phone).
    06-23-2016 04:53 AM
  5. Johnny Sayasane's Avatar
    Facing exactly the same issue. If it is the HW issue, it would be so sad...
    I can do replacing the phone because I bought it from US but I live in Laos (3rd world country), love the phone anyway.
    07-24-2016 11:23 AM
  6. ShreyaComputers's Avatar
    Hi ...
    The Problem Is Ur Firmware Ver.

    The Glance Screen Perfectly Work in only 10.0.10586.107

    But this is disabled in 10.0.14393.448 Update.
    01-30-2017 01:02 AM
  7. FredBloggs007's Avatar
    Damn - I have this problem now with my 950XL. Glance screen flickers and goes dim. I take it from most of the replies that it's a hardware issue. Not sure what options I have in the UK now...?
    03-07-2017 04:40 PM
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