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  Reply # 651510 5-Jul-2012 20:49 Send private message

MR=maintenance release, minor update with some bug and stability fixes.




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  Reply # 651536 5-Jul-2012 21:44 Send private message


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  Reply # 651551 5-Jul-2012 22:06 Send private message

I've had notification of the update, tried to install, but each time I get an error; something along the lines of:
E: failed to verify whole-file signature
I'm rooted via cf6.1, but others seem to be ok with that?






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  Reply # 651555 5-Jul-2012 22:10 Send private message

YodAboY: I've had notification of the update, tried to install, but each time I get an error; something along the lines of:
E: failed to verify whole-file signature
I'm rooted via cf6.1, but others seem to be ok with that?


I thought 6.3 worked fine with OTA, but you then need to flash CFroot through odin again 

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  Reply # 651573 5-Jul-2012 22:46 Send private message

P1n3apqlExpr3ss:
YodAboY: I've had notification of the update, tried to install, but each time I get an error; something along the lines of:
E: failed to verify whole-file signature
I'm rooted via cf6.1, but others seem to be ok with that?


I thought 6.3 worked fine with OTA, but you then need to flash CFroot through odin again 



Aha! Thanks for that, updating to cf6.3 did the trick.

Reflashing CFroot is a small price to pay for keeping that "up-to-date" feeling.

Cheers!

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  Reply # 651594 5-Jul-2012 23:18 Send private message


Aha! Thanks for that, updating to cf6.3 did the trick.

Reflashing CFroot is a small price to pay for keeping that "up-to-date" feeling.

Cheers!


Bah. Stock, vendor provided ROMs are still stale. You gotta go custom ROM & kernel if you really want to live on the bleeding knuckles, up-to-date edge, my friend ;)

Come hang out with the real kool crowd at xda: http://forum.xda-developers.com/forumdisplay.php?f=1566

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  Reply # 651657 6-Jul-2012 08:33 Send private message

P1n3apqlExpr3ss: My review is now live on KitGuru
http://www.kitguru.net/mobile/blair-mcclelland/samsung-galaxy-s-iii-indepth-review/


re heat issues, you mention only back getting warm not the screen. I noticed this heat issue (front screen as well) when playing real racing game AND one other occassion when roaming. is this something to be concerned ?

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  Reply # 651663 6-Jul-2012 08:38 Send private message

sqlpro:
P1n3apqlExpr3ss: My review is now live on KitGuru
http://www.kitguru.net/mobile/blair-mcclelland/samsung-galaxy-s-iii-indepth-review/


re heat issues, you mention only back getting warm not the screen. I noticed this heat issue (front screen as well) when playing real racing game AND one other occassion when roaming. is this something to be concerned ?


My back gets warm when Im playing something like GTA for a long time. That shouldn't be anything to be concerned about.

I'm not sure about the front, but I remember reading that the HTC One X's screen get's hot as well as the front.

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  Reply # 651780 6-Jul-2012 11:35 Send private message

Where can I get the MHL thing to connect to a screen?




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  Reply # 651781 6-Jul-2012 11:37 Send private message

Anyone got a C-Pen for their S3?

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  Reply # 651784 6-Jul-2012 11:40 Send private message

webup: Where can I get the MHL thing to connect to a screen?


These guys have them

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  Reply # 651807 6-Jul-2012 12:03 Send private message

MapsWithMe is a good free offline maps for the phone.

I downloaded it today and seems good

the swipe to screenshot on this phone can be annoying as it moves the page youre looking at.
Any other ways of taking screenshots?

http://i46.tinypic.com/zr4es.png




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  Reply # 651812 6-Jul-2012 12:12 Send private message

webup: MapsWithMe is a good free offline maps for the phone.

I downloaded it today and seems good

the swipe to screenshot on this phone can be annoying as it moves the page youre looking at.
Any other ways of taking screenshots?

http://i46.tinypic.com/zr4es.png



Power and home button at the same time :] 

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  Reply # 651845 6-Jul-2012 13:13 Send private message

Hi everyone . I'm new here. and I used to had an iphone but decided to try on samsung galaxy s3 now. just got my 32gb s3 2 days ago and I am honestly very confused of how to use it. 
can someone help with these problems :

1) how to do screenshot on s3, BUT, I do not want to use the "palm swipe to capture" feature. it doesnt work very well. coz on certain page or screen, I ended up touching something else with my palm instead of doing a screenshot. 

2) I've downloaded the GO SMS pro. and I can now use emoji , but only for text msging. anyone knows how to apply the emoji to the keyboard? so that I can use the emoji while typing on twitter, whatsapp, etc. 

Thank you very much for the help before hand. cheers :) 



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  Reply # 651846 6-Jul-2012 13:15 Send private message

Scavenger894:
webup: MapsWithMe is a good free offline maps for the phone.

I downloaded it today and seems good

the swipe to screenshot on this phone can be annoying as it moves the page youre looking at.
Any other ways of taking screenshots?

http://i46.tinypic.com/zr4es.png



Power and home button at the same time :] 

it doesnt work on my s3 :( 




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