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  Reply # 763668 17-Feb-2013 09:27 Send private message

Did copy paste work before? Try going to s memo, open new note, paste object, chose clipboard and clear/delete the clipboard history.

If you are rooted then try
1. boot recovery (CWM) > advanced > wipe cache
2. reboot phone > Root Explorer > delete /data/clipbord/*
3. reboot recovery again > advanved > fix permissions
4. reboot phone > it's fine

Hope it will fix the issue.

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  Reply # 763687 17-Feb-2013 10:29

I'm not rooted. So just tried the clearing of the clipboard via S-NOTE. Thanks for the tip. It doesn't crash everytime. So will have to monitor it for a while. Cut and paste has always worked. But the reboots are kind of frustrating.

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  Reply # 766097 19-Feb-2013 23:38 Send private message

i received an OTA update yesterday of about 195mb on Vodafone N7105. i connected my phone to kies to check and new firmware was PDA:MB2 / PHONE:MA1 / CSC:MA2 (VNZ). i am rooted so did not install the update. does anyone know what that was about?

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  Reply # 766099 19-Feb-2013 23:40 Send private message

saif: i received an OTA update yesterday of about 195mb on Vodafone N7105. i connected my phone to kies to check and new firmware was PDA:MB2 / PHONE:MA1 / CSC:MA2 (VNZ). i am rooted so did not install the update. does anyone know what that was about?


4.1.2 update. some minor tweaks, performance improvement.




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  Reply # 766175 20-Feb-2013 08:36 Send private message

Yep just tweaks. I haven't noticed anything negative like battery drain which I have heard could be an issue.

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  Reply # 767075 21-Feb-2013 14:30 Send private message

I have a Note2 from Expert Infotech, N7100, and Jellybean 4.1.1.

Is there anywhere I can download 4.1.2 for it? I tried using the phone's software update feature, but no luck. It says it has the latest updates.

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  Reply # 767403 22-Feb-2013 08:26 Send private message

Samsung does not send updates to phone directly. So it depends on country and network provider when they want to release the update. Since you got the phone from parallel import, the phone may be for different country or different service provider in NZ other than Vodafone who has not released the update yet. Either you can wait for the update to be available or download different rom from sammobile site and update using Odin. Just make sure you download the rom for correct device model.

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  Reply # 767969 22-Feb-2013 23:00

Mine is a 7100 from expert infotech. It updated earlier this week. I just happened to leave it on connected to wifi all night and it notified me the next morning. The native flow keyboard had improved. There's a new multi window toggle in the notification slide replacing the sync toggle

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  Reply # 770378 26-Feb-2013 11:16 Send private message


My Smartdock arrived today.
Purchased on Amazon US for $99

Sent to my NZ Post youshop USA address then shipped from USA to NZ for $17.

 

Works great with my S3!










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  Reply # 770383 26-Feb-2013 11:31 Send private message

Mine's left on wifi all the time, since I often move between four sites with wireless access, and I haven't seen an update yet. I don't have it on auto update, but I tried a manual search and was still advised no updates are available.

EDIT: Swiftkey is the best keyboard I've used on any Android device yet. I got the pro version- $2.50, and it can sometimes suggest/predict my entire sentence saving me about 1/3rd the typing. Well worth a look if you hate typing on qwerty or just want easier typing on your phone/tablet/phablet.

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  Reply # 770428 26-Feb-2013 12:39 Send private message

EDIT: Swiftkey is the best keyboard I've used on any Android device yet. I got the pro version- $2.50, and it can sometimes suggest/predict my entire sentence saving me about 1/3rd the typing. Well worth a look if you hate typing on qwerty or just want easier typing on your phone/tablet/phablet.


Have you tried the stock Android Jellybean gesture keyboard? Have been using it for a couple months now and it's pretty amazing. Was gonna give the new Swifkey a go, but am pretty impressed with Googles one, so just gonna stick with it.

Here's a link to the apk if anyone's interested in trying it. http://d-h.st/BsH

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  Reply # 770445 26-Feb-2013 13:22 Send private message

Does anyone know if the Vodafone N7105 has the ability to turn LTE off?

I want to upgrade my S3 to a Note II but I've read a bit saying that the constant search for LTE can drain the battery.

Sorry if it's been answered already in this thread... My browsers keep crashing trying to read other pages.

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  Reply # 770470 26-Feb-2013 13:44 Send private message

I'd say it's likely. I can choose to set GSM only or WCDMA only or Auto for both. GSM only gives me 3g, WCDMA gives me HSDPA with the icon showing H+ when I actually use internet, 3G the rest of the time. 

Looking at my speedtest history, I've had 8meg/2.3meg previously using the mobile network, 1391 down today and 3 meg up, and two wireless LAN tests at 9.3/1556 and 5/1.5 Mbps down/up. I've previously done a test that got 17Mbps IIRC.

From the Sammobile site: HSDPA?: Yes, HSDPA 42 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps. LTE?: No.

I don't think I'll need the higher speeds of the N7105, although it would be nice, but an extra $200 for only that difference? Not worth it IMO. 



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  Reply # 770472 26-Feb-2013 13:48 Send private message

Yes I have a 7105 and it has the option to just select GSM/WCDMA (Auto). LTE/GSM/WCDMA (Auto) is also an option as is GSM only or WCDMA only.

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  Reply # 770473 26-Feb-2013 13:52 Send private message

myopinion: Yes I have a 7105 and it has the option to just select GSM/WCDMA (Auto). LTE/GSM/WCDMA (Auto) is also an option as is GSM only or WCDMA only.


Fantastic, thanks. One oversized phone purchase coming up.

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