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  Reply # 245622 12-Aug-2009 14:51 Send private message

Task List?

I am using the same default N97 Task Manager you are, buy holding down the Menu key...

I do, however, also have an app called DeviceInfo which tells me everything about the phone, including:
- C: drive memory available/used
- E: drive memory available/used
- F: drive memory available/used
- RAM available/used
- Batery available/used
- IMEI
- WLAN Mac address
- Phone model
- Firmware version
- Manufacturer
- Produc type
- Bluetooth status
- Vibraion status
- Auto lock status
- Screensaver timeout

At the mo, it is showing I have around 38MB of RAM free...
Depending on what I am running, I reguarly get down as low as 8-9MB of RAM free....but may be even less as a times apps running in the background will crash/close.

DeviceInfo is available free, found here




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Mobile: Nokia N97, Nokia N900, Samsung Galaxy S, HTC EVO 3D, iPhone 4S, Samsung Galaxy S III (current)

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  Reply # 245683 12-Aug-2009 16:24 Send private message

third to last post on page 13 has 3 screens. when i hold down the menu button on my phone, i dont get anything like this task list.

I get a pop up that shows the icons of the apps that are running...

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  Reply # 245685 12-Aug-2009 16:26 Send private message

also, any way to take the auto key lock and power save functions away so that i can have manual control?

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  Reply # 245693 12-Aug-2009 16:30 Send private message

ooops, got that sorted. was the key lock clock default settings.



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  Reply # 245700 12-Aug-2009 16:43 Send private message

grp: third to last post on page 13 has 3 screens. when i hold down the menu button on my phone, i don't get anything like this task list.

I get a pop up that shows the icons of the apps that are running...

Ah.

2 of those pics are of Handy Taskman...

It is not actually included with the N97, those pics are for displaying the available RAM and phone memory with the new firmware.

Edit:
I just had a look around, read some reviews over at Symbian-guru, and found this free version, if your interested...

Its not quite as 'pretty', but offers far more control and customization...and most importantly, its free.
I have not tested it so I do not know how i performs on the N97.

Jbak Taskman




HTPC: Silverstone LC16M | abit IP35 Pro | Intel Quad Q9400 2.5GHz | Corsair 520HX | Samsung SH-S203D DVD Writer | NVIDIA GeForce GT 240 512MB RAM | 2 x 750GB Western Digital Caviar GP HDD | 4GB DDR800 RAM | D-Link DWA-547 Rangebooster N 650 Desktop | Blackgold BGT3540 | Microsoft Remote Control & Remote Keyboard for Windows Media Center | Windows 7 64bit

Mobile: Nokia N97, Nokia N900, Samsung Galaxy S, HTC EVO 3D, iPhone 4S, Samsung Galaxy S III (current)

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  Reply # 245715 12-Aug-2009 17:27 Send private message

Handy Taskman is great, have had it on all my S60 phones.

JBak Taskman is better (more powerful), but unfortunately the S60v5 version is not quite running properly just yet.




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  Reply # 246893 15-Aug-2009 11:02 Send private message

is it possible to get flash updates for the standard nokia browser?

it works fine with youtube, but not much else...



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  Reply # 247008 15-Aug-2009 18:27 Send private message

It is a request we all have...the flash support is limited and flakey at best.
Hopefully, an update will with the next version firmware.

Dailymotion works too...but very very inconsistant.




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Mobile: Nokia N97, Nokia N900, Samsung Galaxy S, HTC EVO 3D, iPhone 4S, Samsung Galaxy S III (current)

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  Reply # 247720 17-Aug-2009 15:20 Send private message

jjnz1: I have turned off the auto screen rotation features on my N97 and it has speed up remarkably, it seems to work like a fast cheap phone now. ;)


Thanks for tip. Works fine when you slide open for keyboard to switch to landscape mode. Phone is quicker too!

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  Reply # 247728 17-Aug-2009 15:32 Send private message

HelloOX2.signed.2009-08-05(1).sisx search for this one and it may help with certificate errors

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  Reply # 247752 17-Aug-2009 16:03 Send private message

helloox2.com is the link. used to hack/open up your n97. Think im going to wait untl the next firmware to do this one. I would like my phone to be a little more stable.

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  Reply # 247758 17-Aug-2009 16:08 Send private message

thebartender, have you had any problems with incomming text alerts not working...

I seem to need to restart my phone every week or so otherwise after a while text notifications stop working, i just accidently find a whole bunch of unopened messages in the inbox.

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  Reply # 247773 17-Aug-2009 16:29 Send private message

jjnz1: thebartender, have you had any problems with incomming text alerts not working...

I seem to need to restart my phone every week or so otherwise after a while text notifications stop working, i just accidently find a whole bunch of unopened messages in the inbox.


It has happened to me once last week and that has been it.

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  Reply # 247806 17-Aug-2009 17:55 Send private message

Hi everyone, new to the Forum and can't believe I never came to geekzone to look for it till now......

Had my N97 since the beginning of July and been following a number of Forums around the world, without looking on my own doorstep......

Oh well....

Anyway, good to be here and be part of it. Hope to have something to contribute as time goes on.

Speaking of which, heavenly_wild are you still having that trouble with your alarm ringing a few minutes late?


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  Reply # 247821 17-Aug-2009 18:29 Send private message

smgoverno:

Speaking of which, heavenly_wild are you still having that trouble with your alarm ringing a few minutes late?



Welcome to Geekzone mate:)

Yes, indeed I am still having trouble with my alarm going a few minutes late.  How about you?  Have you got a solution?

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