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Old January 4th, 2013, 08:43 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Alarm Clock issues...

Ever since getting the new Jelly Bean update my alarm is not as it once was.

My alarm does go off at the time I set it but it literally goes off for a second then stops. I've tried everything and dunno whether I'm just being dippy.

Any help or guidance would be greatly appreciated.

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Old January 4th, 2013, 09:32 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Do you have voice activated with the alarm? Saying stop will stop it and saying snooze will snooze it. Perhaps some random noise it is hearing is activating it.
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Old January 4th, 2013, 12:17 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Do you use the snooze button? If so would you like to be able to tap the screen with a large snooze button and not have to worry about disabling the alarm. try alarm clock extreme. It's a paid app but it's a great alarm and the dev supports it as well. Ditch the phones alarm!
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forget the clock alarm ...get "Alarmdroid" its loud it talks to you i love it

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.splunchy.android.alarmclock&hl=en
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forget the clock alarm ...get "Alarmdroid" its loud it talks to you i love it

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.splunchy.android.alarmclock&hl=en
I concur. Been using the paid version for over 2 years and even though I tried several times I could not find a worthy replacement.
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i dont have the JB update but the voice activation for the alarm doesnt work the way it should.

if i set a one time alarm it works fine but for the ones i have set for the wee it wont work. rather odd.
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Thanks everyone for your replies. Sorry it's taken me so long to get back to you all.

I'm not sure what the problem was but since the new update I got at the start of the month the problem has since resolved. I may indeed try the App mentioned earlier in the thread.
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i dont have the JB update but the voice activation for the alarm doesnt work the way it should.

if i set a one time alarm it works fine but for the ones i have set for the week it wont work. rather odd.
i was able to fix this issue by clearing the cache for this app and deleting and reentering the alarms.
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