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I just want the screen to go black. No fade, no "old style tube tv" animation. Is there a way to make it do this?

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Try Settings > Display > Animation. I turned mine off and did not see the "old style tube tv" animation any more.

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Nice, thank you! Maybe a follow up question of "how do I turn ONLY the shut off screen and not ALL animations? – Matt Feb 21 '12 at 15:44
I don't think they went with that much granularity. – Dylan Yaga Feb 21 '12 at 19:09

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