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Uber Geek


  # 664907 31-Jul-2012 20:19
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kiwitrc: Kopkiwi, are you from Tawa per chance? The S3 is a better all round choice, you can get the One X feel with a Rock cover if you want but the phone itself kills the OneX, I am running a custom ROM now and it fly's. I have had HTC before and they do a great job of Sense and the feel of the phone but thats it.


Yes. Yes I am.

How in the heck do you know that? lol?

Thanks for the mini review. Leaning towards the S3

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Ultimate Geek


  # 664925 31-Jul-2012 20:37
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Ahhh. First world problems. Which electronic doodad to choose? Go the s3. You'll always be hankering for the larger screen and removable storage if you don't.

 
 
 
 


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Uber Geek


  # 664939 31-Jul-2012 20:47
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sultanoswing: Ahhh. First world problems. Which electronic doodad to choose? Go the s3. You'll always be hankering for the larger screen and removable storage if you don't.


After careful consideration (read being told by the missus) I will get the S3. Try get the 32GB version and an additional 32gb SD card and won't need to rebuy an MP3 player.

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Master Geek


  # 665792 1-Aug-2012 23:16
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Hi Guys,

Need some advice here. Anyone having calendar sync issue where the S3 duplicate entries like 20 times?

I try to fix it and ended up deleting some entries :( Any tips or trick to resolve this is appreciated.

Thank you

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Master Geek


  # 665798 1-Aug-2012 23:24
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Und3f: Hi Guys,

Need some advice here. Anyone having calendar sync issue where the S3 duplicate entries like 20 times?

I try to fix it and ended up deleting some entries :( Any tips or trick to resolve this is appreciated.

Thank you

What are you syncing with? Is it an exchange server by chance? There was someone complaining of duplication issues a couple of days ago that was a simple setting issue I think.

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Master Geek


  # 665800 1-Aug-2012 23:26
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Glengus:
Und3f: Hi Guys,

Need some advice here. Anyone having calendar sync issue where the S3 duplicate entries like 20 times?

I try to fix it and ended up deleting some entries :( Any tips or trick to resolve this is appreciated.

Thank you

What are you syncing with? Is it an exchange server by chance? There was someone complaining of duplication issues a couple of days ago that was a simple setting issue I think.


Yep, it is exchange server. Simple settings? Alright I will google away. Thanks

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Geek


  # 665802 1-Aug-2012 23:27
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ccpptt: Hey guys. I am getting some excessive battery loss while my phone is asleep. For example, 100% battery when I go to bed...and it's at 80% when I wake up 8 hours later.

I have installed BetterBatteryStats and it shows that I am getting 'No or unknown signal' for all the time the phone is asleep. Is this normal?

Phone's (Vodafone) software is completely stock. I have come from an i9000 running CM9 RC2 and this was never the case with that.


a bit of an update:

installed CM9 RC2 on my SIII and the "problem" persists. what's weird is that my phone doesn't lose as much charge while i actually use it, but somehow manages to lose more while it's "idle"...

for the lols, i checked up on my i9000 which has been sitting idle for the past 3 days and it had 71% battery still remaining!

not sure if i had it just right with my i9000, or if there is some sort of issue with my SIII..

 
 
 
 


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Master Geek


  # 665810 1-Aug-2012 23:44
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Und3f:
Glengus:
Und3f: Hi Guys,

Need some advice here. Anyone having calendar sync issue where the S3 duplicate entries like 20 times?

I try to fix it and ended up deleting some entries :( Any tips or trick to resolve this is appreciated.

Thank you

What are you syncing with? Is it an exchange server by chance? There was someone complaining of duplication issues a couple of days ago that was a simple setting issue I think.


Yep, it is exchange server. Simple settings? Alright I will google away. Thanks


I had a look through the last few pages and can't see the posts any more, I think they may have been deleted because it was an easy fix, with luck whoever it was will see these posts and help out. lambchop posted about a similar sounding issue on page 221.

I have 4 different calendar types syncing onto my s3 and all works very nicely, my work exchange one was a little complicated to set up as they have several layers of security, but in the end I was pleasantly surprised android ics was fully supported!

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Uber Geek


  # 665834 2-Aug-2012 02:53
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sbiddle: Does anybody have any recommendations for cases?


Otterbox Commuter Series. Adriatica have them coming in this week. I've used these cases with HTC Desire, Desire HD, and my SGS2 and found them to be really good. Great protection all round and don't add a lot of bulk (they do add some though). 

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Master Geek


  # 666567 2-Aug-2012 21:56
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my NFC tecTiles arrived today ... freaking awesome.


i'll pop a vid up in a few mins, but forget the official app ..use this instead ..

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.jwsoft.nfcactionlauncher&hl=en


making a bit of use of nfc now that ive finally picked up a snapper card, even while on XT i still find being able to check my live balance and top up on the go super handy

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Master Geek


  # 666572 2-Aug-2012 22:14
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Glengus:
Und3f:
Glengus:
Und3f: Hi Guys,

Need some advice here. Anyone having calendar sync issue where the S3 duplicate entries like 20 times?

I try to fix it and ended up deleting some entries :( Any tips or trick to resolve this is appreciated.

Thank you

What are you syncing with? Is it an exchange server by chance? There was someone complaining of duplication issues a couple of days ago that was a simple setting issue I think.


Yep, it is exchange server. Simple settings? Alright I will google away. Thanks


I had a look through the last few pages and can't see the posts any more, I think they may have been deleted because it was an easy fix, with luck whoever it was will see these posts and help out. lambchop posted about a similar sounding issue on page 221.

I have 4 different calendar types syncing onto my s3 and all works very nicely, my work exchange one was a little complicated to set up as they have several layers of security, but in the end I was pleasantly surprised android ics was fully supported!



yeh i still have the problem, i better get around to reading the last few pages.

but yep, exchange sync, all my work meetings duplicate every few hours, anyoying. only on the phone mind you.

mean while i have imap hotmail syncing, google, and facebook, and hacsync for facebook events

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Master Geek


  # 666574 2-Aug-2012 22:18
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the work around of course is going into manage apps, all, and clearing data on  calendar storage

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Master Geek


  # 666593 2-Aug-2012 22:42
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here ya go, nfc goodness

http://youtu.be/q9YpHf5KaZY


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Uber Geek

Trusted

  # 666595 2-Aug-2012 22:44
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Lambchop: here ya go, nfc goodness

[url]http://youtu.be/q9YpHf5KaZY[url=]



video is private.

Ive ordered a generic 11pin MHL adapter today from ebay, will let you all know how it goes when i get it.

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Master Geek


  # 666616 2-Aug-2012 23:11
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yeh sorry, defaulted to private for some reason ..should be able to see it now though.


sorry for the crap quality, galaxy tab 10.1 doing the recording..

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