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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by leszer, Sep 9, 2011.

  1. leszer

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    Is there some way to turn this off? At times when a text message fails to send (often sense I spend a lot of time in my basement) it will vibrate like crazy and I find it incredibly annoying.

    I'm using Handcent SMS but it was doing it before I went to this too. I don't need 17 vibrates to tell me it didn't send. lol

    Help is appreciated. Thanks.

    Oh yeah, phone is rooted if a fix requires that.
     

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    I was just going to post the exact same question. I was one of the 1.4 million people in San Diego that lost electricity yesterday. When my texts failed to deliver, Handcent kept notifying me every minute, even after I acknowledged and deleted the undelivered message. Only way I could get it to stop was to force stop the app. I don't know if this was a Handcent issue or a messaging issue in general. Would love to find an answer to this.
     
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    No one has an idea of how to turn this off?
     
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    I use handcent and my failure notification sound is set to silent and i don't think I have noticed any vibrating
    Oh and in the stock text app my failure notification is unchecked
     
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    Mine is set up the same way. However, when my texts didn't go through, the phone would vibrate and there'd be a notification in the status bar. Even after I cleared it, the notification would reappear and the phone would vibrate within a minute.

    Haven't been able to find any info about this. I tried emailing Handcent about a different issue a couple of weeks ago and never got a response, so haven't bothered trying on this one.
     

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