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Touchscreen active 30min?

Discussion in 'Model S: User Interface' started by Boatguy, Sep 27, 2016.

  1. Boatguy

    Boatguy Member

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    What does this mean (from the release notes)?

    "Passenger control of the touchscreen now lasts 30 minutes after the driver has left the car"
     
  2. JPP

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    Haven't tested it yet, but before, if the driver left the car, the touchscreen would blank out and the car (including HVAC & audio) would shut off. Now if there is a passenger present and the driver leaves, the touchscreen apparently now stays active and presumably the passenger can enjoy HVAC & audio.
     
  3. Boatguy

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    Ahh, the distinction is between "driver" and "passenger". Thank you.
     
  4. Stiction

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    And, in both cases, the passenger can/could just touch the screen when it goes blank, and get another unit of time.
     

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