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# 139103 28-Jan-2014 10:19
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My GeniusGo sometimes rings my cellphone for incoming home phone calls although I have always had setting "Receive home phone calls" set to OFF.  I really only want GeniusGo to make outgoing calls.

This was frequent last year until Jul/Aug when it stopped happening :)

Now, around latest (Jan) android app update (1.6) it has started up again :(
It is still not consistent and I cannot correlate it with anything obvious to me...

My cell is Sony Ericsson Xperia Active running Android 4.0.4



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  # 975646 28-Jan-2014 10:37
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Ive actually given up on Go on iPhone due to the opposite... set it to ON and only rings occasionally and then I cant answer it. Also, call quality seems to be intermittent - some days its fine, other days its shocking. (on Wifi)

Its a great concept but just seems flaky unfortunately :(





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  # 975652 28-Jan-2014 10:51
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Hi,

Have you already uninstalled / reinstalled the application?  (You'll need to re-link it with your account).

If so can you PM me with the affected mobile's number and account name please and I'll have a look. 

 
 
 
 




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  # 975720 28-Jan-2014 11:52
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No, I hadn't uninstalled/reinstalled.
I will do that next.


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  # 975839 28-Jan-2014 13:19
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I deleted it from my iPhone just this morning for the exact same reason. While the app is a good idea in theory, in practice it is far from usable unfortunately. And yes I had already tried reinstalling it but to no avail.



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  # 975980 28-Jan-2014 15:19
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OK, deinstalled/reinstalled GeniusGo just now.
It asked an update to Google Play services but didn't do that when upgrading before.
So far, it honours the setting - tried one each way.



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  # 976162 28-Jan-2014 19:35
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OK, problem just came back again (18:42).
Now having trouble getting geekzone PM facility to work for me.

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  # 976348 28-Jan-2014 23:48
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rfdawn: OK, problem just came back again (18:42).
Now having trouble getting geekzone PM facility to work for me.


Thanks for doing that, at least it rules out a couple things.  You can email me the details at socialmedia@team.orcon.net.nz and then just reply on this board so I know to go looking.  Cheers!

 
 
 
 




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  # 976509 29-Jan-2014 10:26
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OK, just emailed info to orcon.

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