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  # 1831897 26-Jul-2017 22:43
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Anyone else lose text notifications on the gear s3?

 

Just happened to me since yesterday, have tried factory reset, reinstalling gear app on phone, no luck.

 

Phone and Whatsapp notifications still coming through. Message app on gear s3 is still getting the texts pushed through to it, but no notifications.


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  # 1833973 31-Jul-2017 06:26
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paulchinnz:

 

Anyone else lose text notifications on the gear s3?

 

Just happened to me since yesterday, have tried factory reset, reinstalling gear app on phone, no luck.

 

Phone and Whatsapp notifications still coming through. Message app on gear s3 is still getting the texts pushed through to it, but no notifications.

 

 

 

 

nah nothings wrong with my one yet ...tizens only managed to crash once lol after restart it was all fine 

 

been over a week with the gear .....

 

what i like surprizing answering calls from the watch seems really good .samsung health i like, especally the sleep stats lol

 

 

 

what i dont like ,no fast charging :( , limted free watch faces ( any other websites to get watch faces from other than the default?)

 

 





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  # 1834019 31-Jul-2017 08:00
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  # 1836903 3-Aug-2017 23:58
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So a simple reason for loss of messages - was because I moved over to Samsung's own message app.

 

Changed back to Android message and all good again, other than annoying false message on gear s3 that can't send SMS unless phone's default message app is Samsung's own.


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  # 1836904 4-Aug-2017 00:11
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What's driving me nuts is the constant vibrations every time the weather/temp changes which it seems to do in Auckland many times an hour sometimes. 

 

 


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  # 1839353 4-Aug-2017 20:09
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@networkn - is that notification because of the weather app or the altimeter app?


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  # 1839357 4-Aug-2017 20:11
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Anyone know of a way of getting the watch to automatically go into flight mode when not being worn? I'm trying a Tasker profile where

 

I'm trying a Tasker profile where phone is set to do not disturb whenever connected to watch.


 
 
 
 


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  # 1839836 6-Aug-2017 13:21
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paulchinnz:

 

@networkn - is that notification because of the weather app or the altimeter app?

 

 

No idea, but it shows the weather when it vibrates. 




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  # 1839881 6-Aug-2017 14:39
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networkn:

paulchinnz:


@networkn - is that notification because of the weather app or the altimeter app?



No idea, but it shows the weather when it vibrates. 



What have you got the refresh rate set to in the gear manager on your phone? Mine is set to hourly and that's all I get in Auckland. Or nothing if data is off.




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  # 1839885 6-Aug-2017 14:47
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With the default weather app, hourly is the highest frequency. Pressure alerts from the barometer app? (I disabled those alerts on day 1 because don't know what to do with that info) Alternatively some phone weather app that's pushing notifications to watch...


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  # 1855213 30-Aug-2017 12:07
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Ok This watch is driving me nuts telling me the temp is changing every couple of minutes. How do I work out what's causing it and fix it?

 

 


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  # 1855244 30-Aug-2017 13:01
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Hmm, that's weird. I get notifications from Google about 3-4 times a daywith the current weather incl temp, but definitely not as frequent as it sounds like you are.

Can you tell which app it is that's sending through the notification? You can choose which apps can and cannot create notifications in the gear app on the phone

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  # 1855245 30-Aug-2017 13:03
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LazyDr: Hmm, that's weird. I get notifications from Google about 3-4 times a daywith the current weather incl temp, but definitely not as frequent as it sounds like you are.

Can you tell which app it is that's sending through the notification? You can choose which apps can and cannot create notifications in the gear app on the phone

 

No, well not unless someone can help me by telling how I can tell. I am wondering if maybe 2 apps are doing it?


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  # 1855248 30-Aug-2017 13:05
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networkn:

 

Ok This watch is driving me nuts telling me the temp is changing every couple of minutes. How do I work out what's causing it and fix it?

 

 

 

 

 

 

You must live in Auckland tongue-out Four season every 15 minutes





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  # 1855252 30-Aug-2017 13:14
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MikeB4:

 

networkn:

 

Ok This watch is driving me nuts telling me the temp is changing every couple of minutes. How do I work out what's causing it and fix it?

 

 

 

 

 

 

You must live in Auckland tongue-out Four season every 15 minutes

 

 

I do. Temperature is constantly changing right now, today we have gone from 12-16 and back to 12 and then to 14 etc according to the watch.

 

 


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