Root Visual Voicemail

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by shawn418, Nov 16, 2010.

  1. shawn418

    shawn418 Active Member
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    Upgraded to latest Fresh and now the Visual Voicemail is telling me to try the free 1 month trial. Is this normal or am I missing a patch?

    Thanks

    P.S. It worked on Fresh 3.2
     

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  2. wrapkgb

    wrapkgb Well-Known Member
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    Nope... that's part of the new updated voicemail. It gives you an option like Google voice to have your voicemails sent as a text as well. Too bad they charge you after a month!
     
  3. shawn418

    shawn418 Active Member
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    But I didn't get that message on 3.2. It worked with no trial.
     
  4. wrapkgb

    wrapkgb Well-Known Member
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    Don't know what to tell you... its free for 30 days then you have to pay for it.
     
  5. shawn418

    shawn418 Active Member
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    Are you sure about that on Fresh? I've ran Fresh ROM's since I got the EVO, and it's been free.
     
  6. wrapkgb

    wrapkgb Well-Known Member
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    Yea I'm positive. The update came out a few days ago and has nothing to do with the rom. Sprint is the one who has control over the service.
     
  7. Thefoodman52

    Thefoodman52 Well-Known Member
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    I say don't even try it... just to show them it's stupid they want to charge for it. Hell, google voice isn't invite-only now, might as well use that if you want your messages put into text.
     
  8. RTan

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    Sprint will charge $1.99 per month if you want to use Voicemail-to-Text service after 1 month. Your regular Visual Voicemail (no transcription) still will be available for free. The main difference between this app and Google Voice, the former is more secure. Using GV, you are basically giving up your rights to the data. Google can use them for other purposes.
     
  9. m-unit

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  10. IOWA

    IOWA Mr. Logic Pants
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    So... how do we get rid of the advertisement?
     
  11. RTan

    RTan Well-Known Member
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    You can't until you subscribe to the service.
     
  12. IOWA

    IOWA Mr. Logic Pants
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    That's seriously lame. I'm calling to complain about that shit. Who's with me?
     
  13. wrapkgb

    wrapkgb Well-Known Member
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    I doubt complaining is going to do anything. It'll prob just be easier to just ignore it ;)
     
  14. Mr. Ed

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    I never got the update :D
     
  15. IOWA

    IOWA Mr. Logic Pants
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    If it gets me a credit on my bill I'll be happy with that, sort of. Seriously, I don't want ads on my phone. That's why I always get paid versions of apps if possible.
     
  16. wrapkgb

    wrapkgb Well-Known Member
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    Definitely understandable. Give it a shot and see what happens!
     
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