General Pressing the Send Key wakes up my Eris

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by AdrianC14, Jun 25, 2010.

  1. AdrianC14

    AdrianC14 Well-Known Member
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    For some reason, the send key wakes up my phone. This started happening when I got 2.1. Anyone else have an Eris where the send key wakes it up?
     

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  2. rick311

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    hard reset?
     
  3. AdrianC14

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    This happened to my first Eris and my current replacement Eris.
     
  4. thenestor

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    Mine will only do that if I just turned off the screen: If I'm using the phone, turn off the screen, and immediately hit send, it turns back on. If the phone's been sitting there for a while with the screen off, and I hit send, it doesn't do anything. Weird.
     
  5. Cajun83

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    Just tried it and mine does the same. Once it has been off for a couple seconds the only thing that will wake it is the end button...
     
  6. raphifix

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    I don't really worry about it though.
     
  7. Jmtegra

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    Do you have a app like spareparts? Or a lock screen replacement app? That could be causing it.
     
  8. mc48

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    it works the same for me, just like Nestor outlined. Seems it was designed that way, not a bad thing. I can't see why it would be a problem that it works that way.
     
  9. AdrianC14

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    Nope.
     
  10. Frisco

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    Mine has always done that; both real keys and the trackball wake it up, while only the power key on the right puts it to sleep.
     
  11. Jmtegra

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    Now that Ive been playing with mine, it does always turn on by using the send key. I turned the screen off and soon as i did the send key turned it back on like nestor said, but i let it sit for a while and it came on using the send key. Doesn't bother me at all but ive never noticed it. weird.
     
  12. Jmtegra

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    My trackball and volume keys do nothing when screen is off. Only seems to be send and end buttons.
     
  13. xx_bishop_xx

    xx_bishop_xx Well-Known Member
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    Same here, Send & Power/end buttons wake, but only the Power/end make the phone sleep.
     
  14. Frisco

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    The trackball clicking and waking it up was bothering me when I first got the device, so I went to the Verizon store and purchased a nice, hard shell case for it; problem solved.

    It's in my shirt pocket most often now anyway.
     
  15. cmajpwc

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    The trackball doesn't turn my screen on, but the send key does. Never noticed it until now. It's odd, I never knew that it did that.
     

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