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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by markbehr, Oct 6, 2011.

  1. markbehr

    markbehr Well-Known Member
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    Is there a reason why everytime i exit an app or my mail the htc logo shows up and my phone decides to reboot it self?
     

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  2. Harry2

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    It doesn't reboot, it's reloading Sense, isn't it?

    My Sensation does this ... and other's does it too, as I heard.
    Rebooting the phone helps for a few days.

    I hope for the next HTC update ...

    Harry
     
  3. lucas.childers

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    Its when your phone had low RAM. Its pretty much rebooting.

    Do this at least once a week:
    Turn it off, take out the battery and put it back in.

    Lucas
     
  4. markbehr

    markbehr Well-Known Member
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    ok thanks, ill give it a try.
     
  5. deez1977

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    Do you have a task killer running? This is a common culprit....in fact, sometimes killing other processes (not necessarily sense) can cause a sense restart.

    To Lucas's point, the Android os will stop processes if you're running a lot of programs and run short on RAM.

    On a semi-related subject, have you tried any of the 3rd party launchers (e.g. ADW launcher, Launcher Pro, etc)? Aside from making the sense restart issue moot, they have some nice customization features (e.g. resize widgets, increase the number of homescreens, increase number of rows/columns per home screen, etc)
     
  6. pkincy

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    Whatever is causing it, it is friggin annoying.

    Worst phone I have ever had.
     
  7. Jamesgreenie

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    Do you think htc will fix this problem?
     
  8. Harry2

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    Yes, I think :)
    As I heard Sense 3.6 / 4.0 is downsized.

    Harry
     
  9. Jamesgreenie

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    Thanks, thats good cos iv got a htc sensation with serious rebooting/restarting issues and hopefully it will either be sorted out in the android 4 update ore the htc sense update.
     
  10. shim

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    Only issue I have is my home screen likes to reload when exiting app's
     
  11. shim

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    Jamesgreenie, do you do alot of web surfing on ur phone????

    Some ppl dont empty out the cache or delete browsing history, which can slow the phone down so I heard
     
  12. Jamesgreenie

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    Not really, doesn't htc sensation have a lot of memory and ram anyway?
     
  13. jdossey99

    jdossey99 New Member
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    I have the rebooting problem also. I see references to newer versions of SENSE and Android. How and where can I even find those. I dont even know how to find which version of sense I have.
     

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