Support Can you turn off the verbal notification when you open/close an app folder?

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  1. PsychDoc

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    The one that loudly proclaims "the folder is open/closed?"

    It's really very annoying and I can't find anything in the "sound" settings to turn it off.

    Is there a way to disable this? :thinking:
     

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  2. girolez

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    Have you got talkback ticked in
    Settings-accessability?
     
  3. PsychDoc

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    No

    Thanks but no, that's not set to "on."

    Any other ideas of what this could be?
     
  4. mhoepfin

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    Are you using the light flow app? I think I read about this being an issue with that app.
     
  5. Corki2

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    Or any other app that needs to be enabled in accessability. I had that issue with other programs. Not just Light Flow.
     
  6. PsychDoc

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    BINGO!!!!!

    You nailed it. That was the problem.

    Do you know of any other app that controls the behavior of the notification LED that I can now use instead of LightFlow?

    Thanks so much. I was going to go to the Verizon store and see if they could have helped me. And I just know they wouldn't have had a clue!
     
  7. mhoepfin

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    Don't know of anything else like it. If there is it will probably have the same issues since it also probably needs to use the accessibility settings. I have up on light flow long ago as it was always too flaky.
     
  8. Corki2

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    i had this same issue and i have lightflow... and yes, it will happen with other apps that use accessibility... how i solved my issue was disable the Media volume, so now i get to keep lightflow and not for the annoying folder open/close voice
     
  10. NeoGrandizer

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    Out of curiosity have any of you tried disabling 'TalkBack' in app management and see if it'll resolve that annoying voice problem?

    I don't use any of the apps mentioned so I wouldn't really know. That's one of the first things I disabled on my Note, Note 2 and Note 10.1. Have no use for it.
     
  11. NeoGrandizer

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    Delete - duplicated post
     
  12. menmyjeep

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    I don't get it.........I use lightflow and have since day 1 with the Note II and have not exprienced this issue at all. Weird!
     
  13. Corki2

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    These issues are present when talk back is off.
     
  14. Corki2

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    I don't know if it has any bearing, but I'm on Verizon.
     
  15. NeoGrandizer

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  16. menmyjeep

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    I am on Verizon also.
     
  17. Corki2

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    Do you use folders?
     
  18. menmyjeep

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    No. However, I just created one and open and closed it without this issue occurring. I do also have talkback unticked. Never used it.
     
  19. Corki2

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  20. Corki2

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    Sorry, I didn't see your post before I posted the link.
     
  21. Cbusi1

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    That worked for me too Thanks!! ...it was so annoying.
     
  22. Cbusi1

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    Are we losing anything important by having Lite flow turned off?
    Thanks
     
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