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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by mrlanrat, May 14, 2010.

  1. mrlanrat

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    Hello, while anticipating the arrival of my incredible, I went to the local VZW store to play with one.

    It looks as if the default web browser is limited to 3 windows, is this the case? I know stock android can handle up to 8. Is there a way of allowing more than 3 windows? or is it just a setting that was set on the store's demo phone?

    I know I can use an alternate browser like Opera or Dolphin (and I very well may) But isent the default browser the only one that can use the "Flash Lite" that HTC added? (Something I want to take advantage of until real flash comes)

    Thanks.
     

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  2. Crashumbc

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    Just looked at mine, I can open 4 ....
     
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  4. mrlanrat

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    Is there a way to increase it to at least 6?

    And why would HTC want to limit us to 4?
     
  5. Crashumbc

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    doesn't look like you can change it.

    probably a Verizon thing, and probably to keep performance from being adversely affected...
     
  6. joeboy9132

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    Have a Moment, (Sprint) same problem, it almost makes cruising the web a waste of time, installed 2.1, didn't change anything, can only open three windows. Have only had this phone for 3 weeks, may take it back and get something else, will cost me $35.00 dollars maybe worth it.
     
  7. jakeh0

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    get dolphin or skyfire
     
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  8. yojoe600

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    i dont ever use that many windows... i tether to my laptop for that since my phone would die quite fast if i was on it that long for muilti-tabbed browsing
     
  9. lexluthor

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    Just 4 tabs? I'm on opera mini user on WM (until my inc comes) and I can open way more than that in opera mini, so that's another option.

    For basic browsing, it's so much faster than anything else I've ever used.
     
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