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Old July 22nd, 2011, 07:31 AM   #1 (permalink)
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sometimes when I call out and the person on the other end answers, my phone vibrates for a split second. it doesn't do it all the time but I do notice it. has anyone experienced this?

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Old July 22nd, 2011, 07:39 AM   #2 (permalink)
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sometimes when I call out and the person on the other end answers, my phone vibrates for a split second. it doesn't do it all the time but I do notice it. has anyone experienced this?
Yep mine does it - get a little split second vibrate and buzz. Not sure why.
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Old July 22nd, 2011, 08:29 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Yep mine does it - get a little split second vibrate and buzz. Not sure why.
so does it happen everytime for you?
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Old July 22nd, 2011, 08:34 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Mine does. I quite like it, especially when calling automated lines.
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Old July 22nd, 2011, 08:54 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Now don't you start that again!
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Causing me to make inappropriate noises while at work... tut tut
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I think it only does it if the phone thinks you aren't holding it to your ear.

Kinda of a "HEY! WAKE UP, the person you've just called has answered"
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Old July 22nd, 2011, 10:28 AM   #10 (permalink)
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Old July 22nd, 2011, 10:40 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Just to clarify, by inappropriate noises, I meant laughing. That is all.
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That's all I thought you meant! Glad we're singing from the same hymn sheet!!

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Have I got it wrong? I thought it meant that the person you're calling is excited to hear from you. I did wonder why my bank and the Inland Revenue were so easily pleased.
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anyway to turn this feature off?
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Old July 23rd, 2011, 11:35 AM   #15 (permalink)
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anyway to turn this feature off?

A quick search suggests probably not. Can't find it on my phone, and I've seen mods on xda for other phones so I'd say it's not possible without rooting, and depends if there's a mod available if you are rooted.
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Yep, I have tried this a few times and it only vibrates when your not holding the phone to your ear. I would imagine that if you are one of the unlucky people that don't have a working proximity sensor or having trouble with the proximity sensor then it would vibrate every time.
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Old July 23rd, 2011, 05:01 PM   #17 (permalink)
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Yep, I have tried this a few times and it only vibrates when your not holding the phone to your ear. I would imagine that if you are one of the unlucky people that don't have a working proximity sensor or having trouble with the proximity sensor then it would vibrate every time.
This might help then.
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Old July 29th, 2011, 04:23 AM   #18 (permalink)
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This might help then.
on CM7 there's options to turn on the vibrate when a call connects and a call disconnects thought i'd add to this!
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