Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.

View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | ... | 250 | 251 | 252 | 253 | 254 | 255 | 256 | 257 | 258 | 259 | 260 | 261 | 262 | 263 | 264 | 265 | 266 | 267 | 268 | 269 | 270 | ... | 294
520 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 34


  Reply # 629014 22-May-2012 15:18 Send private message

tocker: Now running:

Android Version:
4.0.4
Baseband version:
I9000XXJVU
Kernel version:
3.0.8-Semaphone_ICS_1.1.1s
Build number:
IMM76I ICS333-RC2

tocker: Does anyone know what the biggest battery you can get for one of these suckers is in NZ?

I don't know if the others have picked up on this, but you've got the original Galaxy S (GT-I9000), not the Galaxy S II (GT-I9100). The baseband version (I9000XXJVU) and ROM (ICS333) both confirm this.

Try posting again in the main Galaxy S thread and you'll probably get a bunch more answers.

856 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 31

Trusted
Slingshot

  Reply # 629453 23-May-2012 14:24 Send private message

Does anyone else have issues with the touch screen after unlocking? Mine doesn't register me putting in my unlock pattern properly, it acts like I've taken my finger off it. Wondering if this is common or if mines faulty.

Cheers,
Ben




3484 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 370

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 629456 23-May-2012 14:26 Send private message

No issues for me Ben, although it seems the latest ROM I am on isnt as sensitive to touch, but I dont know if that is just perception or real.

4246 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 300

Trusted

  Reply # 629460 23-May-2012 14:36 Send private message

Slingshot: Does anyone else have issues with the touch screen after unlocking? Mine doesn't register me putting in my unlock pattern properly, it acts like I've taken my finger off it. Wondering if this is common or if mines faulty.

Cheers,
Ben


Is it charging at the time? Charging often causes disturbances to how the screen registers touch, particularly when plugged into a third party charger.




Twitter: @nztechfreak
Blogs: AndroidNZ.net


856 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 31

Trusted
Slingshot

  Reply # 629470 23-May-2012 14:55 Send private message

Not charging, just when its freshly unlocked it has issues registering and I have to lock it again before going through the unlock pattern.




3484 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 370

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 629471 23-May-2012 14:58 Send private message

If you are rooted try this http://www.inspiredgeek.com/2011/11/02/how-to-fix-touch-screen-sensitivity-issues-on-samsung-galaxy-s2-sii/

856 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 31

Trusted
Slingshot

  Reply # 629477 23-May-2012 15:10 Send private message

Cheers for that, not rooted though and don't want to because of warranty paranoia :P




3484 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 370

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 629498 23-May-2012 15:36 Send private message

You can root and then unroot and no one is the wiser.

856 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 31

Trusted
Slingshot

  Reply # 629499 23-May-2012 15:38 Send private message

Everyone keeps telling me that...

Is there any way that they could know though? Like if you dropped your phone and needed a replacement and you couldn't unroot it yourself? or any possible scenario that this could affect your warranty/insurance claims?




3484 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 370

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 629503 23-May-2012 15:40 Send private message

Actually, if its still under warranty why get them to fix it for you?

856 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 31

Trusted
Slingshot

  Reply # 629507 23-May-2012 15:46 Send private message

Yeah I will do, just raising questions before I think about that.

If you send it to get fixed and they find there is nothing wrong with it they charge you. Also I will be without a phone during. Its a pain too ya know.




43 posts

Geek


  Reply # 629510 23-May-2012 15:48 Send private message

Hey everyone,

So I have been running the CM9 roms and lately been running into problems for the last few nightlies. Wanting to try out a new rom and I've seen people on here talking about Wanam and Checkrom. What do you guys recommend?

542 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 2

Subscriber

  Reply # 629620 23-May-2012 20:29 Send private message

Bhugz: Hey everyone,

So I have been running the CM9 roms and lately been running into problems for the last few nightlies. Wanting to try out a new rom and I've seen people on here talking about Wanam and Checkrom. What do you guys recommend?


Wanam is pretty good, so are the Omega Samsung and AOKP based roms. I've used all three recently, as well as CM9. I'd happily use any of them again.
Checkrom passed the buck on ICS, not wanting to produce an ICS rom until JKay's mod was released. 

Lee






2260 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 629724 24-May-2012 08:21 Send private message

Slingshot: Does anyone else have issues with the touch screen after unlocking? Mine doesn't register me putting in my unlock pattern properly, it acts like I've taken my finger off it. Wondering if this is common or if mines faulty.

Cheers,
Ben


Mines does that too, at random times.  If it happens, make it sleep with the power button, then unsleep and try again, usually fixes it.  Bit of a hassle though




I have moved across the ditch.  Now residing in Melbourne as a VOIP/Video Technical Trainer/Engineer. 

43 posts

Geek


  Reply # 629736 24-May-2012 08:54 Send private message

K1000716:
Bhugz: Hey everyone,

So I have been running the CM9 roms and lately been running into problems for the last few nightlies. Wanting to try out a new rom and I've seen people on here talking about Wanam and Checkrom. What do you guys recommend?


Wanam is pretty good, so are the Omega Samsung and AOKP based roms. I've used all three recently, as well as CM9. I'd happily use any of them again.
Checkrom passed the buck on ICS, not wanting to produce an ICS rom until JKay's mod was released. 

Lee


Cheers Lee. Will look into Omega. 

On a side note, I downloaded Wanam last night and tried to tweak the rom without unzipping, wanted to get rid of touchwiz and replace it with Trebuchet but for some reason it wasn't letting me delete the touchwiz apk.

Any ideas anyone?

 

1 | ... | 250 | 251 | 252 | 253 | 254 | 255 | 256 | 257 | 258 | 259 | 260 | 261 | 262 | 263 | 264 | 265 | 266 | 267 | 268 | 269 | 270 | ... | 294
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Moment of Truth?
Created by BarTender, last reply by Geektastic on 22-Sep-2014 10:13 (410 replies)
Pages... 26 27 28


Festival of Democracy
Created by gzt, last reply by D1023319 on 22-Sep-2014 12:49 (119 replies)
Pages... 6 7 8


Geekzone giveaway: ADATA SSD SP610 256GB and ADATA PV110 Power Bank
Created by freitasm, last reply by djtOtago on 22-Sep-2014 14:13 (28 replies)
Pages... 2


GCSB Surveillance Vans?
Created by snowball, last reply by djtOtago on 22-Sep-2014 14:22 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


Predict E(l)ection 2014 & win
Created by nakedmolerat, last reply by networkn on 22-Sep-2014 08:51 (80 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Capital gain tax on property vs other investments.
Created by rayonline, last reply by networkn on 22-Sep-2014 14:02 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


IOS8 - Network Load
Created by FireEngine, last reply by raytaylor on 20-Sep-2014 16:55 (45 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Maybe some politicians should go back to school?
Created by jarledb, last reply by DarthKermit on 18-Sep-2014 18:27 (31 replies)
Pages... 2 3



Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.