Alarm problems are back (never fully went away)

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by AndroidNEW-B, Jun 22, 2010.

  1. AndroidNEW-B

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    Ok, since the 2.1 update Iv had alarm problems. First It would not go off on my Monday - Friday schedule. If you set it for like a minuet or 2 ahead it would go off. But anything longer than that....nothing, Called customer service and they had me do a hard reset. Alarm worked everyday except wed & fri, Called customer service again....another hard reset, Now back to the original problem, Its not going off for my scheduled monday - friday alarm. This is really starting to get frustrating! How can I fix this?
     

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  2. idle19

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    if you find a fix let us know. my wife and i have the same issue. pretty sad for something so simple to not work correctly.
     
  3. AndroidNEW-B

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    Just did another hard reset on my phone... I guess well see what happens.
     
  4. Kelmar

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    A few questions...

    Are you rooted?
    Are you using a task killer?
     
  5. joseamirandavelez

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    I dont know the OP setup but I'm rooted and using DC 2.08.1 and I have these problems as well. One time I had to remove the battery... Also, I have three alarms setup at 7:00, 7:10 and 7:20. Only the first one works, when it works... One time it showed as it was ringing (showed the snooze controls) but it didnt make a sound...
     
  6. tatonka_Hero

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    when you set up your alarm, and pick the ringtone, while the ringtone is playing, turn up the volume. Chances are your alarm volume is down all the way.
     
  7. joseamirandavelez

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    Nope. I use Sound Manager every night to turn every volume up, not just the alarm one. And as I wrote, it sounds the first time but the other alarms sometimes do not sound...
     
  8. tatonka_Hero

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    that seems odd. Mine go off every time, and i've got 3 set each morning M-F
     
  9. AndroidNEW-B

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    Not rooted... Yes have a task killer, But the clock/alarm are not being killed by it.

    I have a volume control, the alarm volume is always all the way up & also have it set to play the alarm when everything is on silent.
     
  10. JB in AZ

    JB in AZ VIP Member
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    The reason Kelmar asked: The possibility exists that something you are killing with the task killer is causing your alarm issues. Try turning off the task killer and test you alarm.
     
  11. AndroidNEW-B

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    I understand why he asked, But even if that were the case, I had the same task killer & settings with the 1.5 & never had any problims till i got the 2.1 & that wouldnt explain why it would work everyday except wed & fri (after the first hard reset)
     
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