Support Auto connect for updates

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by cmwilson6, Apr 3, 2010.

  1. cmwilson6

    cmwilson6 Member
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    Hey guys,

    Quick question, I have set my updates for Peep and Facebook and Freindstream for every 30 mins, but in order for this to work I need to constantly be connected to wifi or mobile web. I am fine with this, but it makes the battery die so quickly.

    Any way I can make my phone auto connect to wifi or mobile web to do the updates, and then auto connect.

    Also, any decent facebook app that isnt the default one?

    I have also read that you can set different profiles up for work or home etc. How do you do this?

    Cheers guys

    Chris
     

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  2. gogol

    gogol Well-Known Member
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    I do not think you can have auto-connect ... you cant.

    I also wish Android has this capability, but unfortunately not.
     
  3. lekky

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    try timeriffic for profiles, unless you mean scenes? Scenes is press menu on the home screen and select scenes.

    Try bloo for a facebook replacement, i rate it better than official app.
     
  4. Lukehluke

    Lukehluke Well-Known Member
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    Its a good idea & maybe they will add it in the future version.
     
  5. cmwilson6

    cmwilson6 Member
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    Thanks guys, one last question:

    My people page doesnt appear to be updating to peoples.new Facebook profile pictures despite them being linked. Any idea why?
     
  6. lekky

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    Settings > accounts and sync > facebook for htc sense

    make sure sync contacs is ticked

    In update schedule, what is selected? It may be that it just hasnt updated yet.
     
  7. cmwilson6

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    Tried syncing manually a load of times, still no luck.

    It also seems that status updates are a few days behind on this, not end of the world as I have Friendstream widget up, but a bit odd.

    It is odd however that some peoples photo albums are updating, showing a more recent profile pic, but the contact pic doesnt update.

    Not sure how to get round this.
     
  8. Swana2k

    Swana2k Guest

    I to have noticed this with my People widget. Although everyone on it has their Facebook profiles linked only one of them does the contact pic change when updated on FB! :thinking:

    As mentioned above although the sync contacts is checked and updated ticked for every hour... this clearly doesnt happen and it usually 12 -24 hours behind unless manually sync.

    Seems very intermittent.
     
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