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Old June 21st, 2012, 03:54 PM   #101 (permalink)
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Sometimes i get "Maps" as a app on the multitask list and i never touched maps.

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Sometimes i get "Maps" as a app on the multitask list and i never touched maps.
Pretty sure it gets started by what's called an "intent" by another app - anything requiring location services with GPS, for example.
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Didn't really get anywhere with Sprint on my hotspot issue so I went ahead and pulled the trigger on an Evo LTE last night. Pure stock and I'm getting random Sense restarts (white screen). Just did it again now updating stock apps. I the developer option mentioned in some threads is unchecked. Has anybody found a fix for this?

On the positive my 3g speeds are much better than my OG Evo!
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Didn't really get anywhere with Sprint on my hotspot issue so I went ahead and pulled the trigger on an Evo LTE last night. Pure stock and I'm getting random Sense restarts (white screen). Just did it again now updating stock apps. I the developer option mentioned in some threads is unchecked. Has anybody found a fix for this?

On the positive my 3g speeds are much better than my OG Evo!
Have you completely set the phone up? I always Hard Reset when I first get my phone simply out of habit. It may not actually do anything but I rarely have any of the typical issues others have. My Sense has restarted twice since I have had the phone and that was due to other apps freezing up and crashing (I think). If you haven't done too much I would just Hard Reset to be safe.
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"Sense rebooting" is likely a result of the memory management on the phone [as discussed in this thread]
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Didn't really get anywhere with Sprint on my hotspot issue so I went ahead and pulled the trigger on an Evo LTE last night. Pure stock and I'm getting random Sense restarts (white screen). Just did it again now updating stock apps. I the developer option mentioned in some threads is unchecked. Has anybody found a fix for this?

On the positive my 3g speeds are much better than my OG Evo!

since you got a new phone..
and you are setting up all your apps.. buy downloading and testing things..
i am guessing you have a lot in mem... so it is filling up... and the mem manager is pushing sense out.. to make your apps run.

as soon as you settle into your new phone.. this sense reboot may not happen as often.
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Have you completely set the phone up? I always Hard Reset when I first get my phone simply out of habit. It may not actually do anything but I rarely have any of the typical issues others have. My Sense has restarted twice since I have had the phone and that was due to other apps freezing up and crashing (I think). If you haven't done too much I would just Hard Reset to be safe.
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Have you completely set the phone up? I always Hard Reset when I first get my phone simply out of habit. It may not actually do anything but I rarely have any of the typical issues others have. My Sense has restarted twice since I have had the phone and that was due to other apps freezing up and crashing (I think). If you haven't done too much I would just Hard Reset to be safe.
good advice. I wish I remembered that I told myself I would do this to all future phones :/
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Ok.

I presently have open and working properly - Talk, Skype, imo (for other messaging), EStrongs File Explorer, Crunchyroll (anime streamer), Tapatalk, XDA (like Tapatalk) and Boat Browser with 4 forum windows open.

I have QuickDesk launching on long recent apps press, providing the Google search widget, my music player widget, and various other favorite apps, all on a pop-up, along with a multitasking selection dock. That frees my recent apps button to act as the menu button, and no more 3 dot gray bar. For grins, if you still want the multitasking eye candy app that used to be under the recent apps, that's under a home key long press.
And anything you see in the above paragraph that you don't like, you can change.

The Nova launcher is running smoothly and my skinned clock widget responds immediately (using Google Weather instead of the Sense widget Accuweather).

And I have the DSP Manager running to equalize my headset and speaker separately (seems to work with everything except HTC Music, but I use the Meridian player anyway), choose it or Beats as you prefer.

Finally, I have backed out the inhibitor placed into the system to conform to the court-ordered Apple patent compliance, so selections for YouTube, Maps, phone numbers, your browser and the Play Store all provide the tried and true pop-up selector, along with proper web links in HTC Mail.

And I have over 200 MB of free memory, right now with all of that running, and all with the Charmeleon 5.0.0 rom that I have been using all along.

I need to write up the cookbook for everyone that wants to try some, I have been successful in getting much of it down to easy, but think that I can improve the instructions.

This may not be the right configuration for everyone and I don't know if it's the best, but it's the best Android I've ever used and it seems to run like a bat out of hell.

Root is required and per usual, your mileage may vary.

For those interested in the stock rom approach to the multitasking solution, please look forward to updates coming from IOWA - as previously mentioned, we were taking the two different approaches to reach the same goal.
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Hahaha!

JoelZ, one of the team leaders for the Charmeleon rom, just announced that the rom update is forthcoming. This will include in part a little feedback that I've provided, along with feedback from the root community at XDA, so please allow just a few days more while I snag the update and reconcile the differences.

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Hahaha!

JoelZ, one of the team leaders for the Charmeleon rom, just announced that the rom update is forthcoming. This will include in part a little feedback that I've provided, along with feedback from the root community at XDA, so please allow just a few days more while I snag the update and reconcile the differences.

As someone totally new to smartphones and flashing ROMs, thank you so much for the in depth reports. It really helps me to figure out which is best for me before I take the plunge into Recovery!
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i'm having some interesting issues...

I added active exchange and when it was loading all the contacts, it would stop loading if I used the "People" app, and would start loading again when I closed the app (but not killed).

It also seems that when apps are updating, they get hung up unless I go into the Play store.
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Hi Denise, long time no talk!

Not sure if you are interested in rooting, but one of devs with a great track record for lean, high-performance roms has just entered the LTEvo arena and his work, MeanROM, appears to focus on some key Exchange features.

If curious -

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1727167
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Hi Denise, long time no talk!

Not sure if you are interested in rooting, but one of devs with a great track record for lean, high-performance roms has just entered the LTEvo arena and his work, MeanROM, appears to focus on some key Exchange features.

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[ROM] Jun-23 MeanROM ICS v0.2 | 1.13.651.1 | CPU, 3G, WiFi, UI tweaks | Batt saver - xda-developers
Hey there. You've been very busy I see LOL. I'm not interested in rooting because, well, looks too complicated. :-)

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Ok.

I presently have open and working properly - Talk, Skype, imo (for other messaging), EStrongs File Explorer, Crunchyroll (anime streamer), Tapatalk, XDA (like Tapatalk) and Boat Browser with 4 forum windows open.

I have QuickDesk launching on long recent apps press, providing the Google search widget, my music player widget, and various other favorite apps, all on a pop-up, along with a multitasking selection dock. That frees my recent apps button to act as the menu button, and no more 3 dot gray bar. For grins, if you still want the multitasking eye candy app that used to be under the recent apps, that's under a home key long press.
And anything you see in the above paragraph that you don't like, you can change.

The Nova launcher is running smoothly and my skinned clock widget responds immediately (using Google Weather instead of the Sense widget Accuweather).

And I have the DSP Manager running to equalize my headset and speaker separately (seems to work with everything except HTC Music, but I use the Meridian player anyway), choose it or Beats as you prefer.

Finally, I have backed out the inhibitor placed into the system to conform to the court-ordered Apple patent compliance, so selections for YouTube, Maps, phone numbers, your browser and the Play Store all provide the tried and true pop-up selector, along with proper web links in HTC Mail.

And I have over 200 MB of free memory, right now with all of that running, and all with the Charmeleon 5.0.0 rom that I have been using all along.

I need to write up the cookbook for everyone that wants to try some, I have been successful in getting much of it down to easy, but think that I can improve the instructions.

This may not be the right configuration for everyone and I don't know if it's the best, but it's the best Android I've ever used and it seems to run like a bat out of hell.

Root is required and per usual, your mileage may vary.

For those interested in the stock rom approach to the multitasking solution, please look forward to updates coming from IOWA - as previously mentioned, we were taking the two different approaches to reach the same goal.
If I get the gist of this, folk have been having problems multitasking? Would that be defined as having an app open, hitting the home button, starting various other tasks, and then going back to previous tasks and have them react promptly and take off where you left off? Only, with the problem, it not working correctly?

And then there is the "sense resetting' thing. So, how are these problems evident? What do you see happening when it isn't working right or is "resetting".

And also, the description you gave of what you had all working properly, was that as the result of tweaks you have made and shared with the Char rom developers? Will some of these tweaks be incorporated, as welll as what is necessary to make the button remapping stick?

Might as well put this here. In Dolphin mini, and I can't remember if on other browsers, have any of you all noticed that you click on a link, it highlights to acknowledge your click, and then nothing happens? It just sits there. I have seen that and had to long press and select for it to open in another tab and then it will go ahead.

Sorry if this is the wrong place for that last, your indulgence is requested.
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If I get the gist of this, folk have been having problems multitasking? Would that be defined as having an app open, hitting the home button, starting various other tasks, and then going back to previous tasks and have them react promptly and take off where you left off? Only, with the problem, it not working correctly?
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This is a manifestation of the multi-tasking issue. Sense is getting killed and so when you return to the home screen, a "Loading...." message appears while Sense is restarted.
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Under what the stock system considers a heavy load, you may go back to the previous app only to find that it has to start over, and when you tap home, instead of everything being available, you get a spinning white circle until the Sense launcher (your desktop) reloads.

Users of previous HTC phones (or other high-end Androids) find it an unacceptable step backwards. We call it the multitasking problem.

In addition, some of us find the combination of modern buttons and HTC's approach to handling legacy apps unacceptable as well. That's the 3-dot/button problem.

The Charmeleon rom is designed to fix both problems without requiring tech savvy on the part of the users.

It originated for the One X and that has the same issues as mentioned above. It was ported to the LTEvo and we want it to work as well for us. Because the processor and memory layout are different between the two phones, the rom is evolving to support our memory layout and to fix the bugs left over from the porting process.

The Charmeleon developers have made their work open, so some of us have pooled together to share various bug fixes while awaiting the formal rom updates.

My cookbook anticipates the changes in an upcoming rom update as well as optimizations that I found worthwhile for my needs, including the launcher change from Sense to Nova that others here found preferable.

I don't develop for Android, but Android is based on Linux, a flavor of the unix operating system. I do have decades of unix systems and kernel programming experience, so I have tried to contribute where I can, but I'm just a teensy teensy weensy blip in the Charmeleon developer/user community. I do have confidence in my mods to date, though.
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Thanks for info. I do appreciate you lending your shoulder to the wheel of this thing.

Regarding Nova launcher reference. were you saying the rom would be based upon that launcher or that it ran better when one switched to it from Sense, while in that rom?

Do you just believe that the Nova launcher is superior to Sense on this device? On all roms, or ones you have tested?
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PS on that browser behavior - I have seen that as the browsers have been updating, even on my existing 3vo Gingerbread rig.

We'll be needing some speed updates for that, and other rom teams and developers are focusing on those problems right now.

Many expect unified solutions for everything to come from both the AOKP and CM9 roms, but those are in the beginning stage for porting to the LTEvo at present. Those solutions are coming, though, and there is already a good number of working roms besides Charmeleon.
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Currently running the Mean rom, it is supposed to kick both cores into use with the screen on, and coast with the screen off. It still has this browser issue on that rom. How much more speed does the dog gone thing need?

I never noticed that prob on the OG Evo, it just surprises me.

Thanks for the info, by the way.
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Thanks for info. I do appreciate you lending your shoulder to the wheel of this thing.

Regarding Nova launcher reference. were you saying the rom would be based upon that launcher or that it ran better when one switched to it from Sense, while in that rom?

Do you just believe that the Nova launcher is superior to Sense on this device? On all roms, or ones you have tested?
Everyone has a launcher preference, there's no wrong answer - similar to having a browser preference.

Charmeleon is modified stock rom, it is 100% supportive of Sense.

I tried the Apex and Nova launchers as suggested in this thread, they are two of the top dogs in ICS launchers.

I personally find Nova to be superior to Sense in responsiveness, features and appearance.

My cookbook will highly recommend Nova to replicate my results, but not require it.
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Ok then, I need to give that a shot, as well as that Boat browser you have been mentioning.

Got to run. Thanks again!
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Currently running the Mean rom, it is supposed to kick both cores into use with the screen on, and coast with the screen off. It still has this browser issue on that rom. How much more speed does the dog gone thing need?

I never noticed that prob on the OG Evo, it just surprises me.

Thanks for the info, by the way.
I suspect that some of that comes from the latest version of the common browser software platform, called Webkit.

Once a piece of software gets too bloated on the inside, it needs a house cleaning. Just this week, Dolphin released a beta version of their new browser, and it's all about the speed update.

In any case, we want high performance roms.

MeanROM and others will run much faster once HTC releases source code for our phones, devs are standing by for that.
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So is it better not root yet and just wait for the source code to drop? I have a 14 day window to decide if I like this phone or want the s3. I am leaning towards staying with this phone.

But I do have an issue where I turned off haptic feedback and later on the phone reset and got hot and now the feedback won't turn off regardless of if I click the option or not. Issues like this make me consider rooting. But I want a rom that will do prl updates for me, so I guess I can't get a pure ics one.
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So is it better not root yet and just wait for the source code to drop? I have a 14 day window to decide if I like this phone or want the s3. I am leaning towards staying with this phone.

But I do have an issue where I turned off haptic feedback and later on the phone reset and got hot and now the feedback won't turn off regardless of if I click the option or not. Issues like this make me consider rooting. But I want a rom that will do prl updates for me, so I guess I can't get a pure ics one.
Hold down your power button for a good ten seconds. It's equivalent to a battery pull.

If things clear up after that, it was just a weird glitch. If not, swap the phone immediately, it's a lemon.

The phone reset because it got hot. If it was hot enough to fry the vibration motor, definitely don't take further chances.

In order to have gotten hot enough for that, was either a very odd glitch or it's a lemon - that's why I said what I did.

Personally, I would give it at least a few days until you're comfortable with the phone and are sure of its state of health before rooting.

Rooting a potentially defective phone leads only to confusion and frustration in the long run.
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i wonder why it got so hot just being in my pocket? That is odd.

Also, heptic feedback is actually off like it should be, BUT it is still on when I text. So I figured out the text settings and fixed it. It works fine now. So basically I had one reset last night and besides that, the phone is perfect. Battery life is stellar so far and I mercifully have not had any gps or radio issues.

My hardware version is 003, do you think that is a newer phone with some of these issues fixed?
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I have 0003, and no issues. Haptic feedback is set independently in several places, so yours may already be normal.

Probably settings in memory got wonky during the overheating transient then.

In that case, that all may have just been one of those weird glitches and no need to panic if you can go back and turn feedback on and off and have it work.

Trust your instincts, and I would still say give it a few days before rooting just to be sure, but that's just me.
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Yes I will. I want to see which ROM is better. The one you have or the Mean one that came out. Also when you guys are saying that the dev code is not out yet does that mean that the phones are not really rooted and I should wait? I am confused on that.

Rooting for me..my main goals would be to have a faster, smoother Sense that multitasks better and doesnt reboot randomly..even better battery life and free hotspot. I also want all the functionality of the stock setup..dont want to lose something or have to make compromises. Is this possible now?

Each hour goes by and I am more sold on this new EVO. I think it is amazing, and is clearly the best screen out on any phone to me.
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The Evo is completely rooted by a bazillion percent.

I am talking about something different.

All of the Android source code (that humans can read and modify) is open source. Anyone can get a copy.

HTC takes it and tweaks it for their hardware. By the licensing agreement, they have to publish many of their changes so the open source community can take advantage of it.

The kernel devs will take that and produce the advanced performance tweaks.

When that happens, devs like mikeyxda will take their work and give it to you as an optional installation step in his MeanROM. Ditto for other roms.

Point is simple - performance rom updates are going to roll out for this phone probably every week for the next two years. Where you stop is up to you. The basics that most everyone needs are available now.
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Rooting is the exact same thing as getting Admin access on your PC. You can install things normal users can't and change system settings for the best configuration for you.

In the course of getting full root access, you'll be guided to install your most important admin tool that we call a "custom recovery" and you'll use it to make backups, clean out garbage, and to install updates.

The updates come in a special kind of zip file, and we call the installation process "flashing."

Installing something with a flashable zip is conceptually the same as running a Windows installer to get a new program.

Some flashable zips don't install new programs, they simply install configuration changes so your existing programs work better.

Some flashable zips are called roms - a rom is a full Android installation with various changes and improvements as advertised by each rom developer.

So yes, this needs root to get the ball rolling.
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Ok great..I will ride stock for a few days before I root. I do have titanium pro but Im not rooted so I am not sure if it will reload all my apps..no biggie.

So from what I am reading from you, the things I am looking for from Root that I mentioned in my prior post are all there already? It sounds like your set up is the best droid experience you have had, and you are a more of a power user than me, so this bodes well.
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Ok great..I will ride stock for a few days before I root. I do have titanium pro but Im not rooted so I am not sure if it will reload all my apps..no biggie.

So from what I am reading from you, the things I am looking for from Root that I mentioned in my prior post are all there already? It sounds like your set up is the best droid experience you have had, and you are a more of a power user than me, so this bodes well.
Exactly.

Android is all about choice.

You look at claims for various tweaks and roms, make a perfect image backup of what you have (we call it a nandroid backup), and try out the new goods. If you try mine and don't like my suggested choices, you restore the nandroid and try the next one.

We have the dev power hitters swinging at the LTEvo, you will be able find something that is right for you.
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ok nice. I did root my ogEVO and my main issues was there were always ROMs but there were camera issues and all kinds of stuff like that. I really like the Sense Cam app..the look..etc. It just works. My rooted EVO was bare bones and missing a lot of cool stuff, so this sounds great.

Im doing a battery life test now, and it is really good. But you are saying that the ROMs you use have fixed your mulitask issues and extended your battery, plus made the Sense interface smoother? This will make the phone untouchable IMO since I saw the S3 screen and it is not as good..imo.
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The combo I have now doesn't hurt battery, I am able to sustain watching streaming anime via wifi with a predictable 10% per hour loss of battery.

Web browsing typically ranges 8 to 15% per hour depending on the site complexity and how many pages open.

And I replaced the Sense interface, but that's optional. Either way is smoother, yes.
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Hello everyone,

So my phone has been great up until a couple of hours ago. I decided to add some widgets to my phone (Probably 7 or so, things like WiFi, tasks, airplane mode etc).

Ever since, my phone has had a "loading screen" after exiting apps. It isn't that big of a deal but I don't know why this is happening. I am sure people have androids with 5 times the amount of apps I have...

Anways, I deleted every widget I added today and I am still receiving the loading bar after exiting out of apps.

Any ideas? Can I restore this thing?

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Something has corrupted the phone. Most likely an installed application. The issue you are experiencing has been problematic on some HTC phones. No one knows for sure what's really causing this annoying problem.

However, in your situation - resetting the device might be one good way of cleaning the device of all debris, thus reverting the phone to its natural state. Meaning the device will function just like when you first got it.

Note: When installing application _ only install the ones you used on a regular basis. It doesn't matter if its widgets or apps. Only an incompatible application will most likely cause the device not to function properly.

I hope the above info helps. ツ
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Howdy!

New to this device myself, but some ideas.

An app mentioned in here was Quick System info, it is in the playstore, perhaps you could download it and see what processes are using a lot of cpu?

Don't remember if it comes stock with a task manager, if something is running wild you could kill it with that. Could go into Apps and just force close something like that too.

Let us all know what you find on this please.
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Do read that about the wallet, in here, before resetting it though. It has to be in a certain state before you do or it will be hosed.
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My cookbook anticipates the changes in an upcoming rom update as well as optimizations that I found worthwhile for my needs, including the launcher change from Sense to Nova that others here found preferable.
So if I'm understanding you correctly, you're going to give us step by step instructions on how to apply your mods to an upcoming update to the Charmeleon ROM to get the results you've been getting in terms of multitasking and performance?

If I got that right, thank you so much! Will you be doing it here or in a separate thread? (Ninja Edit: NM, I assume it'll be in the All roots area ) (Edit 2: just found the Charmeleon thread here and making my way through all of your comments.)

I've never anticipated a cookbook so much in my life. lol.
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So if I'm understanding you correctly, you're going to give us step by step instructions on how to apply your mods to an upcoming update to the Charmeleon ROM to get the results you've been getting in terms of multitasking and performance?

If I got that right, thank you so much! Will you be doing it here or in a separate thread? (Ninja Edit: NM, I assume it'll be in the All roots area ) (Edit 2: just found the Charmeleon thread here and making my way through all of your comments.)

I've never anticipated a cookbook so much in my life. lol.
See also my posts in the V6 SuperCharger thread starting at post 34. If it's not scary, you can get a early start.

If they followed all of my feedback and if I got it in on time, then you may need to only download the next rev of that rom for the memory updates. It's coming soon.
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Something has corrupted the phone. Most likely an installed application. The issue you are experiencing has been problematic on some HTC phones. No one knows for sure what's really causing this annoying problem.

However, in your situation - resetting the device might be one good way of cleaning the device of all debris, thus reverting the phone to its natural state. Meaning the device will function just like when you first got it.

Note: When installing application _ only install the ones you used on a regular basis. It doesn't matter if its widgets or apps. Only an incompatible application will most likely cause the device not to function properly.

I hope the above info helps. ツ
How do I go about resetting my device? Also, I just saved my phone contacts to one of my email accounts. ( I can't see them on my computer but it says on the phone they are saved...) If I reset my device, all I have to do is import my contacts from that email and I should be good right?
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Before you reset the phone, you can try a few things to see of they work. Hold the power button down until the phone resets and reboots. Sometimes this helps.

If you still have problems and want to reset, go into your google wallet and reset the app first. If you never set it up, don't worry about it.

NOTE: this will wipe your phone clean! You'll have to reload all of your apps and set up your screens again. If you have pictures and such on the internal storage partition you'll need to transfer that data to the sd_ext with an app like es file explorer or astro. The sd_ext is the actual micro sd card you insert in the back of the phone.

Go under settings / storage, and at the very bottom is facory reset.
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Before you reset the phone, you can try a few things to see of they work. Hold the power button down until the phone resets and reboots. Sometimes this helps.

If you still have problems and want to reset, go into your google wallet and reset the app first. If you never set it up, don't worry about it.

NOTE: this will wipe your phone clean! You'll have to reload all of your apps and set up your screens again. If you have pictures and such on the internal storage partition you'll need to transfer that data to the sd_ext with an app like es file explorer or astro. The sd_ext is the actual micro sd card you insert in the back of the phone.

Go under settings / storage, and at the very bottom is facory reset.
Tried rebooting it twice yesterday with no luck and I have never set up Google wallet.

Two more questions:
Am I safe if I just copied my phone book to my email? All I have to do when reset is add my email and then import them?

Do I have to reactivate my phone with sprint if I do a factory reset?
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Tried rebooting it twice yesterday with no luck and I have never set up Google wallet.

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Am I safe if I just copied my phone book to my email? All I have to do when reset is add my email and then import them?

Do I have to reactivate my phone with sprint if I do a factory reset?
1) If you haven't setup Google Wallet, you're ok.

2) You must make sure your contacts are associated with your Google account -- you can check the contacts list in Gmail or Google Voice on your computer. If they are actually "in the cloud" as in you can see them on a computer, then it will be automatically imported when your phone initially syncs.

3) No, phone reactivation is not necessary.
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1) If you haven't setup Google Wallet, you're ok.

2) You must make sure your contacts are associated with your Google account -- you can check the contacts list in Gmail or Google Voice on your computer. If they are actually "in the cloud" as in you can see them on a computer, then it will be automatically imported when your phone initially syncs.

3) No, phone reactivation is not necessary.
Having some issues here. I copied my phone contacts to my gmail account but I can't find them on my gmail account when I am on the computer...
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Having some issues here. I copied my phone contacts to my gmail account but I can't find them on my gmail account when I am on the computer...
Alright I saved it and have the csv file on my gmail. Can't figure out how to import to my phone book?
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Alright I saved it and have the csv file on my gmail. Can't figure out how to import to my phone book?
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Thanks everyone, everything is back to normal.

Any idea if I can avoid this situation in the future? I am nervous to add any apps/ widgets now.
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The rom I was using the V6 SuperCharger with has been taken over by a new team (hybrid with the old team) and that's in beta as of today.

In addition, there's been an update to the V6 SuperCharger.

Hoping to have good advice on this within the next few days.

It's exactly at the top of my stack.
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