1. Check out our companion app, Forums for Android! Download from Google Play

Notification Lights...

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by tweak89, Jul 20, 2010.

  1. tweak89

    tweak89 Active Member
    Thread Starter
    16

    Jun 18, 2010
    36
    4
    16
    So, if you look in the upper left corner, they are there. Could an app be written to utilize them? If so, would that require rooting? Inquiring minds want to know.

    Loving then phone so far. Quite nice!
     

    Advertisement

  2. Daedalus

    Daedalus Well-Known Member
    16

    Mar 16, 2010
    93
    1
    16
    Network Technology
    SF Bay Area
    those are the proximity sensors.
     
  3. tweak89

    tweak89 Active Member
    Thread Starter
    16

    Jun 18, 2010
    36
    4
    16
    DANG!!!!!!!! Oh, well. Never realized how much I relied on them for missed calls, e-mails, etc.
     
  4. dzine2fit

    dzine2fit Well-Known Member
    36

    Feb 25, 2010
    75
    1
    36
    Customer Support
    WPB
    I know what u mean but I thought about It that it was probably draining the battery faster when it blinks u know. So I miss it too but not so much anymore.
     
  5. jree

    jree Well-Known Member
    63

    Dec 11, 2009
    495
    43
    63
    keepin up with the jones'
    at your house when your not there
    I definitley hate not having them but my phone is in my pocket 95% of the time so I used I'm constantly checking it anyway even when I had a phone with notification lights.
     
  6. aci78

    aci78 Well-Known Member
    56

    Jun 29, 2010
    221
    6
    56
    Seattle- ish
    This is the one feature I miss from my POS Blackberry. That and being able to take my smartphone to work, of course.:(
     
  7. tivofanatic

    tivofanatic Member
    35

    Jul 23, 2010
    13
    0
    35
    IT Professional
    Baltimore, MD
    Darn...I was wondering about that. I was quite reliant on having the little flashing LED light. :( I guess I'll just have to get used to it.
     
  8. soundoftheground

    16

    Jul 12, 2010
    22
    3
    16
    somewhat anyway:
    linky
     
    The K-Zoo Kid likes this.
  9. sewred

    sewred Active Member
    16

    Jan 25, 2010
    30
    1
    16
    This works great! Thank you for posting, and thank you XDA; you've made my Andy verrrry happy.
     
  10. The K-Zoo Kid

    The K-Zoo Kid Well-Known Member
    36

    Jul 4, 2010
    176
    6
    36
    Great idea. thanks.
     
  11. Ogmodon

    Ogmodon Member
    15

    Jul 23, 2010
    23
    0
    15
    IT and IT Purchasing Goverment
    Salt Lake City
  12. totallyvibrant<3

    totallyvibrant<3 New Member
    5

    Jul 24, 2010
    1
    0
    5
    okay, i dont know if anyone else was wondering about this..

    the notification LED for SMS and emails and all that is not working on my phone. im curious, does the vibrant not allow LED lights? If it doesn't, that is very disappointing. Does anyone know an app that allows this? so far, missed call and handcent have not been able to do this.. HELP!!?
     
  13. soundoftheground

    16

    Jul 12, 2010
    22
    3
    16
    there is no LED on this phone. there is a workaround though.
     
  14. SamsungVibrant

    SamsungVibrant Well-Known Member
    143

    Jul 23, 2010
    1,613
    165
    143
    You know it would be awesome if they release firmware that allows the bottom keys to act as indicators. For example, if you have text messages or voicemail waiting, the home key flashes. That would be brilliant and totally solve the no LED issue.
     
  15. nguyenmd

    nguyenmd Active Member
    15

    Apr 19, 2010
    38
    0
    15
    You should work for Samsung mobile division. :)
     

Share This Page

Loading...