Support Notification bar while on a call

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Gareatron, Mar 20, 2013.

  1. Gareatron

    Gareatron Well-Known Member
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    When I'm on a call sometimes the notification drop down bar comes down and is in the way. Is there a setting to disable the notification bar while on a call?
     

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  2. Skyroket

    Skyroket Well-Known Member
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    Like by itself? Even when on speakerphone? You probably pulling it down with your cheek.. Lol! Bad screen protector may cause proximity sensor to malfunction.
     
  3. Gareatron

    Gareatron Well-Known Member
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    I don't have a screen protector on. It is with my cheek but I thought thats why the screen turns off when I put it to my ear so this won't happen and well it does.
     
  4. ooberandy

    ooberandy Well-Known Member
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    Yes, the screen should stay off for a short period. Do you know if the screen is actually turning itself off when its close to you? Could do a dummy trial by placing your hand over the proximity sensor
     
  5. Gareatron

    Gareatron Well-Known Member
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    Yep the screen does turn off when I put my hand in front of the sensors.
     
  6. ooberandy

    ooberandy Well-Known Member
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    It sounds very odd. If the screen is off then theres no way you should be able to access the notification bar.
     
  7. Gareatron

    Gareatron Well-Known Member
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    It does this constantly while on a call when I go to hang up the. Notification bar is down.
     
  8. ooberandy

    ooberandy Well-Known Member
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    Does it happen when anyone else uses the phone? Just wondering if its human error or a phone problem
     
  9. MartinS

    MartinS Well-Known Member
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    It doesn't sound right.

    What happens if you make a call, cover the sensor with one hand (so the screen turns off) and swipe down from the notification bar?
     
  10. Gareatron

    Gareatron Well-Known Member
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    I'm not sure what's going on. I'll be talking then when the phone turns on the notification bar is down.
     
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