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General Browser fix for 2.1

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by hlaalu, Apr 28, 2010.

  1. hlaalu

    hlaalu Well-Known Member
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    I want some more people to try this:

    un-check flash in the settings, clear cache and restart the phone.

    I haven't had any crashes or forced closes since I did this.
     

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  2. andrizoid

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    should have posted in the 2.1 thread. this will probably get closed down soon.
    hmm...if only there was a 2.1 sub forum... :rolleyes:

    good idea though. i dont have any crash issues though
     
  3. hlaalu

    hlaalu Well-Known Member
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    I'll post it there when more people confirm that it works, but I figured it would get more attention out here for people to try it out.
     
  4. Kevkelsar

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    Hmmm, but isn't having flash one of the benefits of using the stock browser?
     
  5. korben dallas

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  6. refthemc

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    When I first flashed to the 2.1 leak #1, I had some issues with the browser crashing. I switched flash off, then I was like wait a minute I need flash!, so I switched it back on and I never had a problem with it crashing again. Then again that was leak 1 though and now I'm running leak 2, just my 2 cents though
     
  7. hlaalu

    hlaalu Well-Known Member
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    Post up your results!

    How is your browser on the second leak now?
     
  8. yeahright

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    Ive been on the second leak since it came out Ive never had to force close my browser?
     
  9. zutmin

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    Ditto
     
  10. Trident

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    Hey now.. no need to be a smart aleck..
    I'm letting these 2.1 threads flow through for now and am going to see how they go.
     
  11. korben dallas

    korben dallas Well-Known Member
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    My browser crashed didn't work for me
     
  12. Rrrracer

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    2.1 v2 here... no problem with browser crashing, but the keyboard won't pull up unless I long press a search/input field... anyone else getting this?
     
  13. DDustiNN

    DDustiNN Well-Known Member
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    Threads like this are actually helpful. Separate topics like this make finding information much faster and easier.

    Limiting 2.1 discussions to those few gigantic threads is just ridiculous. It's nearly impossible to quickly locate information in those things.

    If that's what they really want, then we might as well just have a 2.1 thread and a 1.5 thread, and just limit the discussions there...
     
  14. Trident

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    Again, as I've already stated, I'm letting these 2.1 threads flow through for now and am going to see how they go.
     
  15. DDustiNN

    DDustiNN Well-Known Member
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    I didn't see that statement, but it sounds good to me.

    I absolutely understand merging threads if they are the same topic (i.e. 2.1 release date, 2.1 browser fix, etc), but to simply lump all 2.1 discussions together is very counter-productive.

    Thanks :D
     

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