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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by crow11ad, May 21, 2010.

  1. crow11ad

    crow11ad Well-Known Member
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    Please help. Ever since official update that sprint did at the store it seems the stock browser will foreclose. The only way I can get it to be stable is by going to google search that came with 2.1. Anyone have a suggestion....if I factory reset it works then goes back to foreclosing
     

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  2. pastafarian

    pastafarian P√Ętes avec votre foie
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    That's "force close". If a factory reset didn't fix it, I would re do (re flash) the update.
     
  3. crow11ad

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    Sorry about that I was typing quick on my phone at lunch....funny now that I look at it. I will try again and hopefully won't brick my phone.
     
  4. crow11ad

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    Found the problem...I set the home page to google.com. Well when uou do that it will ask you if you want to turn on location. That was the problem. I did a little test and set my home page to yahoo.com and no problem. Tried typing in google.com and it did it. Then I tried classic mode and it worked. Went back and turned off location and presto. Funny though Google crashed Google.
     
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  5. jakson

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    dont take this the wrong way, but im glad that happened to you. i just experienced the exact same problem with my moment and this was the only answer i found. haha thanks
     
  6. crow11ad

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    No problem.
     
  7. Jeebus

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    Dude your web browser forecloses and takes your house?
    take that phone back, quick.
    And sue samsung for taking your house.
     
  8. dkjones96

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    thank goooodness! i just got this phone (and just switched from vzw to sprint!) so i couldnt figure WHY my phone was kicking me off the browser constantly. The tech guys at Sprint couldn't figure it out either! They did a hard reset and even gave me a brand new phone. Thank you again !!! :)
     
  10. dntesinfrno

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    I would suggest rooting your phone so you can delete the Browser.apk and Browser.odex (stock browser) and install a better, more functional 3rd party browser. I use xScope and have no problems, and the best part is (other than being free) is its very similar to Chrome.
     

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