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  1. 1phone

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    a: where is the "equalizer / effect" on their music

    b: where to access files/folders (on the phone)

    c: where is the "program monitor" ? (to see "active application" and "clear memory on ram")
     

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    a) Normally, it's somewhere in Settings -> Sound. Although a lot of the music apps have their own equalisers.

    b) You'll most likely need a 3rd Party File Manager like Astro or ES File Explorer, both of which can be downloaded on Play.

    c) Settings -> Apps -> Running should give you a list of the running apps. Alternatively, you can press the recent apps key and clear stuff from there by swiping it away.

    Hope that helps :)
     
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    Thank you for your quick reply.

    a: before the post, I did check out the settings of the music,....but found none effect/ equalizer

    b: I was looking for something like those in Galaxy.... the "files" app

    c: for testing I tried opening some apps, e.g. youtube. But I don't know if I did really stop the apps. (coz you know how sometimes if you may have not turned off the app, and the app is still running, and using the battery)
    And I cannot find the "clear memory" on the "ram" section.
     
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    Ditto to everything Pres said. Please re-read his item C.

    Re: A and B, Poweramp has a great equalizer, which pairs well with the 601's features, and Root Explorer is another good file manager.
     
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    Oops! My apologies! Running apps don't allow you to clear data. But other apps, for example On SD Card, allow you to clear data or clear cache. Hope that helps.
     
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    No worry. And thanks for reply. I know very basic and trying my best to explain. Thanks for the patient reading and replying me.

    May be i should phrase it this way, in the past when I use samsung galaxy, they have "program monitor" widget, that you click in and see if there's any active apps (running behind the scene), and that's what I am looking for, I wonder if htc desire has such function so I can turn off some apps to save battery. And also to clear ram (so it doesn't un-nesscessary slow down the phone)

    For question C, I did manage to arrive at "running" by click into "settings" --> "apps", but it doesn't seems to "always" reveal what's running/active (I open youtube to test it). And sometimes even it does reveal, it doesn't give me the option to "exit"
     
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    Press the home button twice quickly. Then swipe away background apps running.
     
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