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HTC Vivid FAQ's
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1. General Android phone FAQ's?
2. How can I improve my battery life?
3. Are there any HTC Vivid Tips & Tricks?
4. What are the known problems with the HTC Vivid?
5. Forum related questions.
6. What is root?/What does being rooted mean?
7. How can I fix/replace my screen?
Q: General Android phone FAQ's?
A: Here is a thread on general Android Phone FAQ's
Q: How can I improve my battery life?
A: Smartphones operate on a sort of spectrum. On one end you could put battery life, on the other end all those options like wifi/3g/sync (among other things). If you want great battery life you can't have those on all the time. If you want those on all the time, you won't get great battery life. It is best to find the compromise that works best for you and what you want most out of your phone.
Q: Are there any HTC Vivid Tips & Tricks?
A: For any HTC Vivid Tips, if you use the "filter by" and select "Tips" in the sub-forum, you will get many useful tips and tricks.
Q: What are some of the problems people have with their HTC Vivid?
A: For any HTC Vivid problems and their solutions, if you use the "filter by" and select "Support" in the sub-forum, you will find lots of helpful info.
Q: I have a question about how to do something around the forums.
A: Here is a FAQ devoted entirely to that: Android Forums FAQ
Q: What is root?/What does being rooted mean?
A: Here is a post explaining that: What is rooted/does being rooted mean?
Q: How can I fix/replace my screen?
A: This thread has step by step instructions: How to repair HTC Vivid screen
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Last edited by D-U-R-X; June 25th, 2012 at 03:55 PM.
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