To adjust the backlight timeout on the GSCOUTHD Dash Cam:
1. Turn the GSCOUTHD on and press the M button on the side.
2. Keep pressing the M button to scroll through the menu until you reach Setup.
3. Use the ▼ button to scroll down to the LCD Backlight option and press the OK button to enter.
4. Use the ▲ and ▼ buttons to select the desired option (30 Sec - 1 Min - 3 Min - On) and press the OK button to confirm.
The backlight timer can be used in order to save battery on the unit and or provide discreet peace of mind when recording.