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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by simonthepost, Jun 3, 2010.

  1. simonthepost

    simonthepost Lurker
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    hi great phone this hero thingy! just have a few questions
    I use a website at work to log my hours and need to highlight the timeline and 'right-click' to bring up a drop down box. How can i do this on my hero???

    BTW Beeb player not workin
    Also, cant get the WiFi thingy to communicate with my belkin router???
    any help greatly appreciated


    MR_COATES Well-Known Member

    Whoaaa horsey!

    One thing at a time.

    Firstly. Hello!

    Beeb player is no longer supported and has subsequently been removed from the market. The app still works for me (not live TV or Radio). Is it possibly connected to your wi-fi problem?

    Wi-fi. As long as your Hero can see your router then it should really only be a case of entering the router password (if it's a secured connection).

    Not at all sure about your work thing. Sounds like you may need to try another Android browser if you're using the standard one.
  3. Jaffa

    Jaffa Android Expert

    Try skyfire seems to support new windows better, the stock browser bites!
  4. simonthepost

    simonthepost Lurker
    Thread Starter

    hi, thnx for the replies! cant get my phone to see my router at all :( will try skyfire
  5. peterc10

    peterc10 Android Enthusiast

    It is a known problem I am afraid. The Hero is very picky about which router it wants to talk to. I have never been able to get it to link with my Belkin router - it sees it and pretends to link but then doesn't. I got my old DLink router out of the cupboard and it works fine with that.

    Somewhere on this forum somebody started a list of those routers that did and did not work. Try a search for it
  6. factotem

    factotem Lurker

    Mine linked with my Netgear router, stored the secure password and said to have strong signal but the browser and email failed to connect.:(
  7. peterc10

    peterc10 Android Enthusiast

    That was the same symptoms for my Belkin router.

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The HTC Hero release date was July 2009. Features and Specs include a 3.2" inch screen, 5MP camera, 288GB RAM, MSM7200A processor, and 1350mAh battery.

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