Go Back   Android Forums > Android Phones > Samsung Galaxy Note

Get excited for the Samsung Galaxy S5! Find everything you need and discuss it in our Galaxy S5 Forum!

test: Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old March 13th, 2013, 08:54 AM   #1 (permalink)
Member
Thread Author (OP)
 
Pinmac1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: UK
Posts: 462
 
Device(s): Samsung Galaxy Note
Carrier: O2

Thanks: 212
Thanked 22 Times in 19 Posts
Default Note overriding silent setting?

I can't seem to trust my Note to stay silent when I need it to. I had the ringer and the notification set to zero and it rang at full volume, playing the Muppets theme tune in a very public place when it should have been silent! I had thought that it was a problem with Tasker but I'm not sure now. I do have a profile set for the evening to ring at Volume 5. Would this override the manual setting of zero? There are times when I set it to be off for, say, half an hour using Shush! And it turns back on before that time, sometimes straightaway. It's getting so that I have to turn it right off in places where I normally just turn it down.
Any suggestions please?

Pinmac1 is offline  
Reply With Quote
sponsored links
Old March 13th, 2013, 12:57 PM   #2 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
Howard Hopkinson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Posts: 617
 
Device(s):
Carrier: Not Provided

Thanks: 201
Thanked 201 Times in 93 Posts
Default

If you think that Tasker is responsible and it might be. Uninstall Tasker and see if the issues goes away.
Howard Hopkinson is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old March 16th, 2013, 01:56 AM   #3 (permalink)
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 24
 
Device(s):
Carrier: Not Provided

Thanks: 0
Thanked 4 Times in 3 Posts
Default

Maybe I'm missing something here, but if I need my phone to be silent I either select 'Silent Mode' (long press the power button) and stick it in my pants pocket to feel the vibrating, when it does. Or I switch the whole damn thing off for a couple hours. Added benefit: it has a balmy therapeutic effect on my nerves.
FrankieJ is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old March 16th, 2013, 09:49 AM   #4 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Hemel Hempstead, UK
Gender: Male
Posts: 704
 
Device(s): Samsung Galaxy Note (International) HTC Desire (now used by my daughter) Archos 80 G9 tablet
Carrier: T-Mobile (EE) UK

Thanks: 17
Thanked 47 Times in 46 Posts
Default

By 'tasker' do you mean the buttons at the top of the pull-down screen? This works for me but some apps can override it, like my alarm, which is kind of what I expect really.
ifb-online is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply


Go Back   Android Forums > Android Phones > Samsung Galaxy Note
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:34 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.