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tip: double tap to unlock screen

4th July 2014, 12:34 AM   |  #1  
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Hi guys, when i bought my oppo find 7a 1 month ago, i was searching for some tips and tricks on youtube and found out that you basically never have to touch the power button to lock or unlock the phone. Just double tap anywhere on the screen to unlock and double tap the home button to lock. This simple tip makes it so easy and quick to lock/unlock faster (really helpfull since it's a big phone).

Maybe you will find it weird, but it makes me love the phone so much more just because of that. I don't know if other phones does that? I am so used to this tip now that i always double tap as a reflex when i use my friend's phone from other brands and then realise that it doesn't work.

If you didn't know this trick, maybe it will feel weird for a some times to develop this reflex of double taping, but try it and you'll love it after some time.
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4th July 2014, 02:12 AM   |  #2  
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I guess that nobody reads instructions manuals anymore...




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4th July 2014, 08:06 AM   |  #3  
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I guess that nobody reads instruction manuals anymore.

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Yeah...i thought that feature is a well known thing for the Find 7
4th July 2014, 01:17 PM   |  #4  
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Yeah...i thought that feature is a well known thing for the Find 7

His first time. Let him enjoy it.
4th July 2014, 10:04 PM   |  #5  
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wanted to help those who didn't hear about this feature

Of course most of us already knew but hey, maybe ill make someone happy.
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4th July 2014, 10:05 PM   |  #6  
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Hi guys, when i bought my oppo find 7a 1 month ago, i was searching for some tips and tricks on youtube and found out that you basically never have to touch the power button to lock or unlock the phone. Just double tap anywhere on the screen to unlock and double tap the home button to lock. This simple tip makes it so easy and quick to lock/unlock faster (really helpfull since it's a big phone).

Maybe you will find it weird, but it makes me love the phone so much more just because of that. I don't know if other phones does that? I am so used to this tip now that i always double tap as a reflex when i use my friend's phone from other brands and then realise that it doesn't work.

If you didn't know this trick, maybe it will feel weird for a some times to develop this reflex of double taping, but try it and you'll love it after some time.

Welcome to the forum. Did you also know that drawing a circle on the screen while the screen is off will launch the camera, drawing the letter 'v' will toggle the flashlight on/off

By going in to settings then about phone and tapping on android version 5 times in a row will bring up a cool secret easter egg from Google
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