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Android 2.2 - possible to have "vibration and sound off" (see description)

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13th June 2010, 01:23 PM   |  #1  
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Hello,
Formel-LMS gave me a heads up that there's no "Vibration and sound off" option when pressing volume down on the homescreens..

On 2.1 you got "sound (1 to 100)", "vibration only", "silence (no vibration, no sound)"
On 2.2 the last one seems to be missing..

Check the attached screens, last one is missing (its german but you'll see it on the icons..)

Is it possible to add that back? It'd be great to see that in future 2.2 ROMs
And I don't want to use additional apps or widgets ..
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13th June 2010, 11:38 PM   |  #2  
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I reported this in the Android issue tracker

http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=8668

Unfortunately, they're probably not going to do anything about it. Would be nice to see the volume 'fixed' in some ROMS like Cyanogen. I guess we'll see when the source is finally released.
14th June 2010, 09:02 AM   |  #3  
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Thanks man.. romain guy said they did it this way because users were confused of it.. what the hell? This is a step back.. and I thought FroYo is many steps ahead 2.1
14th June 2010, 09:17 AM   |  #4  
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a quick fix is to download Quick Settings from the market. lets you change your ringer to silent and not vibrate.
14th June 2010, 05:14 PM   |  #5  
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Yeah.. an additional App to get something what worked before o.O
30th July 2010, 09:56 PM   |  #6  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by andybz

I reported this in the Android issue tracker

http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=8668

Since this issue is like a closed issue someone created a new one:
http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=9465

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Hope this is getting changed in Gingerbread
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You probably don't want to hear about another app but... power control plus allows you to set a widget to a total silent mode

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