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how to add favourites XDA android app

21st April 2012, 10:36 AM |#1  
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Hi guys I'm still quite new to the forums and have just purchased the XDA premium app for android but I cant seem to find how to favourite a thread so it will show in the favourites tab. all helps appreciated thanks!
 
 
21st April 2012, 06:33 PM |#2  
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It's cool man - find the topic you like, press and hold on it then choose subscribe. It'll then show up under favorites. I believe you have to from the list of topics though, not while you're actually viewing it. Hope this helps!

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22nd April 2012, 03:05 AM |#3  
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It's cool man - find the topic you like, press and hold on it then choose subscribe. It'll then show up under favorites. I believe you have to from the list of topics though, not while you're actually viewing it. Hope this helps!

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Awesome thanks for the help

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19th May 2012, 01:18 AM |#4  
That is quiet not user friendly, since we have "subscribe" to receive email notifications for new replies...

Talking about confusing, eh?
10th September 2012, 09:03 AM |#5  
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yes, poorly implemented.

With such a large forum I thought favorites would be helpful to shortcut to the sub-forums I read.

subscribe to make a favorite. to me that implies I would get alerts for all new posts which I don't want. we'll see.
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10th September 2012, 12:26 PM |#6  
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yes, poorly implemented.

With such a large forum I thought favorites would be helpful to shortcut to the sub-forums I read.

subscribe to make a favorite. to me that implies I would get alerts for all new posts which I don't want. we'll see.

You can shortcut the forums you'd like.
Simply long press on it and a Create Shortcut option is the bottom option.

Also, no you won't get alerts for all new posts. The only way you get alerted for new posts, is if you subscribe to a single thread and change the option to get notified.
12th February 2013, 10:30 PM |#7  
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It's cool man - find the topic you like, press and hold on it then choose subscribe. It'll then show up under favorites. I believe you have to from the list of topics though, not while you're actually viewing it. Hope this helps!

Geeze! So simple! But, this has been bugging me forever! Thanks!!
7th June 2013, 12:09 AM |#8  
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Hopefully this isn't too stupid of a question, but is there a search function for the app?
7th June 2013, 03:15 AM |#9  
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Hopefully this isn't too stupid of a question, but is there a search function for the app?

Yes, and read this thread. http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1891120

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4th January 2014, 10:09 AM |#10  
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This needs changing to "add forum to favourites" with a heart icon instead of "subscribe." it's confusing if you don't know
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