What should I do first?


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  1. Jbart15

    Jbart15 Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    So I'm officially getting my Droid tomorrow and I want know what are some of the first things I should do with it? Weather it be downloading apps, changing the settings or even buying accessories.

    Tell me what you guys first did when you first got your Droid.
     

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  2. vincentp

    vincentp Well-Known Member

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    I went app crazy when I bought mine. It's fun, and I recommend you try it ;) There are lots of threads all over these forums with tons of nice apps mentioned. Try some of them out and see what you think. I would also spend some time (probably after you've found some apps and widgets that you like) setting up your home screens the way you like them.
     
  3. teschoen

    teschoen Well-Known Member

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    Good charge, Screen protector, lots of apps. I played with the default apps. I would reccomend playing with the default apps to learn what you do and don't like about them.

    One app that is a must have is missed call. I was annoyed that the phone didn't re-alert me to missed voice mails and texts by default.. this will alert you how you want to be alerted.
     
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    MisterEff Well-Known Member

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    I had a bunch of apps bookmarked so I just went download crazy. I recommend the 2.1 launcher to simulate running 2.1 on your 2.0.1 phone. Handcent is almost a must, way better than the original messaging app. You should search androlib for more apps. I then went and bought the media dock and I love it.
     
  5. teschoen

    teschoen Well-Known Member

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    Oh yeah, Car Dock (with a car charger) is also a must have!
     
  6. CaptainRon

    CaptainRon Well-Known Member

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    Before you get any dock decide what kind of protection you want on your Droid. The stock docks won't work with most cases.

    Seidio is coming out with a home and car dock that will work with their case.
     
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    YankeeDudeL Well-Known Member

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    Oh, happy day! That's all I wanted was a dock w/ a wider cradle.
     
  8. Jbart15

    Jbart15 Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    Awesome. Definitely going to try out all of the pre-loaded apps and from what I hear Handcent is a must so I'll definitely get that and probably just try to get the hang of the phone since I've never had a smartphone before.
     

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