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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by messenger13, Jun 6, 2010.

  1. messenger13

    messenger13 Android Expert
    Thread Starter

    Or any other LED flashlight app that I tried. Anyone have one that's working in Froyo 2.2. I prefer a widget ... but I'll take anything at this point.
     


  2. megaera

    megaera Well-Known Member

    No root LED torch. Only works with froyo.
     
  3. Color Flashlight working for me
     
  4. messenger13

    messenger13 Android Expert
    Thread Starter

    Not working on mine. I tried it before posting, and just now (again). No werkie.


    That is NOT an LED flashlight. It uses the screen which is totally useless for my purposes. I need one that uses the 2 LEDs for the camera flash.
     
  5. johnlgalt

    johnlgalt Antidisestablishmentarian

    MotoTorch LED = FAIL
    TesleLED Flashlight = FAIL
    Lamppu = FAIL
    No Root LED Torch = FAIL

    Hmmm - let me check something else first.
     
  6. rogue_slc_vzw_rep

    rogue_slc_vzw_rep Android Enthusiast

    sun lite works ok..

    gotta give props where theyre due..


     
  7. johnlgalt

    johnlgalt Antidisestablishmentarian

    Made sure flash was working by taking a pic, and then set the flash to always on.

    Droidlight LED Flashlight = FAIL
    SimpleLED Droid Flashligt = FAIL
    Flashlight LED = FAIL
    Flash Droid (Flashlight) = FAIL
    Droid LED Flashlight = FAIL

    (on a side note, search for flashlight in the market - and prepare to be amazed at how many flashlight (using phone screen, not LED) apps thre are!
     
  8. messenger13

    messenger13 Android Expert
    Thread Starter

    Umm ... yes, but not what I'm looking for either. :( All they're doing is firing up the camera app with the flash enabled, and then covering the screen with a pic. It did make me laugh though. hehe
     
  9. rogue_slc_vzw_rep

    rogue_slc_vzw_rep Android Enthusiast

    It does not do the job like moto torch does but its the only thing I could find.



    Sent from my Droid using Tapatalk
     
  10. EAK128

    EAK128 Well-Known Member

    when you go to the camera and switch to video it has a flash "on" option, so can use that till mototorch is fixed.
     
  11. messenger13

    messenger13 Android Expert
    Thread Starter

    I've emailed the dev ... hopefully it will be fixed soon. I use that app way too much.
     
  12. doomedromance

    doomedromance Android Enthusiast

    This is part of why I quickly went back to 2.1



    Oh nice! Because I would turn on mototorch before I opened the video camera to do this.
     
  13. messenger13

    messenger13 Android Expert
    Thread Starter

    No need for MotoTorch with the video recorder in 2.2. :cool:
     
  14. eclipsed4utoo

    eclipsed4utoo Android Enthusiast

    I will be fixing this in the next version. I have it working on my Nexus One running 2.2, so I will assume it will also work on the DROID.
     
  15. messenger13

    messenger13 Android Expert
    Thread Starter

    Glad I emailed you and made you aware of it. I'm feeling naked without this widget. And you DON'T want to see me nekkid! :D
     
  16. eclipsed4utoo

    eclipsed4utoo Android Enthusiast

    Yeah thanks for the email. I certainly didn't think that 2.2 would break it.

    And if you are a hot chick, nekkid would nice.
     
  17. johnlgalt

    johnlgalt Antidisestablishmentarian

    his avatar is him....
     
  18. eclipsed4utoo

    eclipsed4utoo Android Enthusiast

    Oh. :eek:
     
  19. messenger13

    messenger13 Android Expert
    Thread Starter

    :D Now that there's funny... :D
     
  20. johnlgalt

    johnlgalt Antidisestablishmentarian

    Ain't it, though!
     
  21. snowman9031

    snowman9031 Well-Known Member

    Sun is working

    Sent from my Droid using Tapatalk
     
  22. messenger13

    messenger13 Android Expert
    Thread Starter

    But Sun isn't the same. You can't use other apps while the light is on. That, to me, is useless. I can use my camera app if that's all I wanted to do.
     
  23. eclipsed4utoo

    eclipsed4utoo Android Enthusiast

    I do believe that with the changes in froyo, it means that my app wont be able to be used at the same time as the camera. But since using the flash with video is added by default now, maybe it won't be too big of an issue.

    However, I think the light will be as bright as it can be.
     
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  24. messenger13

    messenger13 Android Expert
    Thread Starter

    I would go as far to say that it's a non-issue. Just get my MotoTorch working again ... PLEASE! :) ;)
     
  25. cruud

    cruud Well-Known Member

    Noticed this as well, unfortunate because my favorite flashlight recently broke as well. @eclipsed4utoo Thanks for the quick response!
     

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