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  1. densha

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    Hi all,

    I am now a proud owner of an android powered device , the HTC Tattoo.

    The experience so far was great.
    However i have 2 small issue,hopefully someone here can enlighten me.

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    I am not able to view jpg images in webpages using the native browser.
    This is very strange even my old nokia E71 is able to and it is running on symbian:thinking:.

    Is there any setting i need to tweak for this?

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    I thought HTC claim the sense UI are able to run flash videos but i am not able to play the flash videos for the few site i tested:(.

    Anyway help on this will be greatly appreciated
     

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    1. My browser views jpgs fine, so I'm surprised at this. What website are you trying to look at?
    2. There was a discussion about flash somewhere in this forum, but I can't remember what the conclusion was...
     
  3. Carl C

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    My browser {I have a HTC Magic} shows .Jpeg images perfectly fine.

    2) The HTC Tattoo currently does not support Flash , The HTC Hero {which simply runs Sense ui on the home screen} does support flash in the Browser though. An update in the First quarter of 2010 is expected to be distributed to Android handsets to support flash. I can't wait :)
     
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    Hey carl

    is that update the 2.0? and is it expected on all handsets inc the tattoo
     
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    Hi their :)

    No It is separate I beleive Adobe are releasing the flash Update, Google releases Android , however flash requires version 2.0 {or higher} of android to operate. So Actually in theory it is possible Google may rollout version 2.1/ 2.2 of Android to our Handsets with Flash already in it.

    So basically we'll have to wait and see , but what we do know is that it requires 2.0 + to use it.

    Their is also currently no list of devices which will support or not , But I think it's safe to say if your device gets 2.0 it will support flash.

    Carl
     
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    hi this is the url
    One Piece 566 page 00 | One Manga
    are you guys able to view using your browser?
     
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    Works on mine!
     
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    In the browser, go to Menu -> Settings. Is "Load images" checked?
     
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    Works perfectly fine for me on my HTC Magic :)

    Have you tried going to Browser -> Menu -> More -> Settings -> Make sure the Box "Load images" is ticked?
     
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    I've found on certain websites that images are cropped or don't show at all if you're zoomed quite far in, so you might also try zooming out a bit too.
     
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    It is check

    any other setting i need to do?
     
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    Even zooming out totally i still cannot view the image:(
     
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    working perfectly on my tattoo...
     
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    thanks guys

    guess the only option left is to bring my tattoo back and ask for a one to one exchange:(
     
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    Try a factory reset first though [​IMG]
     
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    resetted.
    still same...

    abit angry now:mad:
    guess i will have to bring the handset in
     
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    Yep , Bring the handset in

    HINT: If you got it from Vodafone UK: if you are within the first 28 days you can get an instant Replacement. If after 28 days it gets sent for repair :)
     
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    replace the handset
    still same issue :(
    give up

    not sure wat is wrong exactly
     
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    Just realise
    for smaller jpg file abt 20kb, the browser is able to display
    however bigger jpg file ard 100kb is not display

    is there any setting to restrict the data rate transfer or
    a maximun size of file to download and display?
     
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    No restrictions as far as I know , Have you tried over WiFi?
     
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    i will give wifi a try tml

    but this is really strange
     
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    Hi all,

    Thanks for the help

    i am finally able to view the jpg
    Using a browser call infiinity

    But i am still not sure y the native browser on andriod is not working
    tried dolphine too and it is not working either
     
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