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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by jpzsports, May 28, 2010.

  1. jpzsports

    jpzsports Well-Known Member
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    1. I'm trying to improve the speed of the keyboard. Typing fast on it often causes lag. Few thoughts:
    - I have the Swype keyboard enabled (although not set as my default since I still prefer the standard keyboard). Would disabling Swype (so that it doesn't appear as an Input method) improve performance of my typing?
    - Does having the haptic feedback enabled cause a slowdown?
    - Any other thoughts on how to improve it's speed?
    2. Everytime I turn on my phone and turn on Wi-Fi, it tries to sync Google Contacts even though I have Automatic Sync disabled. Is there any way to stop it from doing this besides disabling my Google account on my phone?
    3. Everytime it does a Google Contacts sync, I lose my Favorites (contacts). Any fixes?
    4. Has anyone found a fix to prevent all your Facebook contacts from appearing in the dialer or when composing a text message besides disabling FB and using SyncMyPix app?
    - When using SyncMyPix, all the contact photos are pixelated. Any fix?
    5. Is there any way to remove Visual VM without rooting?

    Thanks
     

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  2. surgeon0214

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    1. Probably not. Disabling the haptic feedback improved mine.
    2. When Wi-Fi is on try going into settings and disabling it, see if that works.
    3.Not sure sorry:(
    4.Not sure sorry:(
    5. Nope
     
  3. doogald

    doogald Well-Known Member
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    I am fairly certain that haptic feedback slows down the keyboard - it seemed to in 1.5 - but an easy test is to turn it off and see if you notice any difference.
     
  4. BlazeD OnE

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    answer to question 5) no, only pssible by rooting unfortunaetly.
     
  5. LED

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    3) If you mean the ones that show up in the people widget, then try setting the "starred" group within your gmail account. Once I did that, my people widget started to behave.
     
  6. jpzsports

    jpzsports Well-Known Member
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    Thanks for the help everyone...
    I'm still having issues with:
    Is this happening to anyone else?
     
  7. doogald

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    Sorry, I cannot help with that - I want automatic sync myself.
     

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