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General The little things...(2.2 Update addons/changes)

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by nickreich, Aug 28, 2010.

  1. nickreich

    nickreich Well-Known Member
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    I hope this thread is different from others out there. Let's all try to point out only the things that are different/updated/changed with the 2.2 update. To stay on topic lets not talk about acquisition of 2.2.

    The first thing I noticed was subtle differences in the call-in-progress window. Also the messages app is refined a bit. Adding an attachment seems different
     

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  2. nickreich

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    setting volume from settings > volume has changed
     
  3. otterbob

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    Typing lag. Uggh
     
  4. xorez

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    For those talking about a typing lag does that include swype?
     
  5. BlueSnake01

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    If you are saying typing lag like posting in the forums well then that didn't change since I get that and I'm still in 2.1
     
  6. zemerick

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    I like the "App Sharing" app. It lets you send any app out to someone else using pretty much anything on the phone: Facebook, Peep, Bluetooth, email, text, etc. Very nice if you're telling someone about something you have, and just want to sent it to them real quick. Downside is there does not appear to be a way to select more than 1 app.
     
  7. killadanny

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    new widgets, new look for Messages, new settings menu..
     
  8. pdykstra

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    does the new messages app lag when opening large conversations like the old one did?
     
  9. killadanny

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    Nope, quick and easy. :D
     
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  10. FilBrian

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    I was wanting to see if anyone that has received the OTA Android 2.2 on their Droid Incredible has noticed the differences with HTC Sense? I heard that there are new widgets for mail and text messages. If you could please post any information and/or pictures.
     
  11. zemerick

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    http://androidforums.com/htc-incredible/161336-little-things-2-2-update-addons-changes.html

    I know that thread doesn't have all the answers at this point: but there is no reason creating another thread spreading the information thinner.

    Please take a moment to see if anyone else has created a relevant thread before hand.
     
  12. jasperwill

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    does the updated gmail app handle links and attachments better?
     
  13. ckelly33

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  14. zemerick

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    Correct.
     
  15. jayefef

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    Don't know which thread to post:

    Have any of used Chrome to phone yet? I'm gradually making the switch to Chrome browser from the Firefox 4 Beta
     
  16. zemerick

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    Well, this thread is about changes from 2.2, so not this one:)

    I don't recall any threads like that, so you might wanna do a search for chrome: but I think you'll need to create a new thread.

    ...and no, I haven't used Chrome on my Inc yet. I do use it for my PC web browser though and like it. Just like all browsers though, it does have it's little quirks and hiccups.
     
  17. rsarno

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    I couldnt get used to Chrome, i think they dont have a way to save passwords or something? I cant remember, but there was a reason why i stopped using it
     
  18. untitled1

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    Chrome to Phone is awesome. Once you have it installed on desktop and phone, you get a little icon in your browser on your PC. If you're looking at a page you want to send to your phone, you click the icon and you hear a "ding" on your phone. Pick up the phone, and the site should be loading there automagically.

    Came in handy when I saw somewhere that the new Fennec alpha was available while I was browsing on my laptop. Sent the link to my phone and it worked flawlessly.
     
  19. emmur0

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    I am having trouble finding Flash 10.1 in the marketplace. Anyone else having luck?
     
  20. untitled1

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    It doesn't seem to show up in the marketplace, but that doesn't matter because it's already in Froyo.
     
  21. JuicyJones

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    There's no typing lag. I find the keyboard to be much better.
     
  22. aevanee

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    I have been searching for weeks trying to find out if 2.2 will include an upgraded AVRCP version. I want bluetooth mp3 data transferred dammit!
     
  23. taris300

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    its not in the market place...its installed with the update to froyo. go to settins>apps>manage apps>all> and you should see it installed there
     
  24. JuicyJones

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    Its integrated with Froyo.
     
  25. untitled1

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    Same here.
     

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