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I just got my OPO today. One thing I noticed is that if I lay down my phone on my nexus 7 case, the magnets in it turn off my screen. Is there any way to disable this?
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Don't lay it down on your Nexus case maybe?

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Yeah that's fine but what about other magnets. I have no use for the magnet lock so I would find it better to just disable it.
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http://repo.xposed.info/module/com.d...osed.magnetoff

This should work. I didn't know that this feature is supported on the OPO. You need root for xposed
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I'm not even sure there's a magnet lock on the OPO, it's the first time I hear about that

I tried to move a magnet around my phone, but it never locked

Are you sure it's not the proximity sensor which locked the phone ?
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I'm not even sure there's a magnet lock on the OPO, it's the first time I hear about that

I tried to move a magnet around my phone, but it never locked

Are you sure it's not the proximity sensor which locked the phone ?
The N7 was underneath the OPO so no it wasn't the proximity sensor.
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http://repo.xposed.info/module/com.d...osed.magnetoff

This should work. I didn't know that this feature is supported on the OPO. You need root for xposed
Hmm. I guess I'll try that. I usually use ART but haven't really felt the need since this phone is so fast already. Thanks.
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I tried to move a magnet around my phone, but it never locked
Try a rare-earth (Neodymium) magnet, it needs a strong magnetic field to trigger which won't always work with your average fridge magnet. The receiver is located on the right side of the screen in the bottom third.
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Try a rare-earth (Neodymium) magnet, it needs a strong magnetic field to trigger which won't always work with your average fridge magnet. The receiver is located on the right side of the screen in the bottom third.
I just tried with an ipad smart cover, and I confirm this !

I'm quite surprise no one ever talked about it
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I just tried with an ipad smart cover, and I confirm this !
I'm quite surprise no one ever talked about it
The feature is listed on the product page for OnePlus' own flipcover, see "Automatic unlock"
http://oneplus.net/de/oneplus-one-flip-cover
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Just an update. The xposed module seems to work. Didn't turn off like it did yesterday. I do wish it was an option in the ROM. I know some nexus 7 ROMs had the option. Or at least you could set it through a script.
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