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23rd October 2013, 03:01 AM   |  #1  
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my email notifications work perfectly, but my text notifications are so erratic that I'm considering returning the thing (& I love it).

Sometimes I get the notification right away, sometimes it comes in 5 minutes after the phone gets it and other times I don't get it at all.

Is there any fix for this??
23rd October 2013, 03:15 AM   |  #2  
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I got my first text on my watch today since I had the watch last week. I really want to keep it, but I want to see what the possible Google watch will be later. Also for your question try restoring your gear and repairing with phone. I'm sadly sending mine back.

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23rd October 2013, 04:19 AM   |  #3  
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Reminder if you get a text or email while phone on, you will not get notification through the Gear.

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23rd October 2013, 04:42 AM   |  #4  
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Originally Posted by jmorton10

my email notifications work perfectly, but my text notifications are so erratic that I'm considering returning the thing (& I love it).

Sometimes I get the notification right away, sometimes it comes in 5 minutes after the phone gets it and other times I don't get it at all.

Is there any fix for this??


I have had zero issues with text notifications. Make sure you uninstall any other txt messaging apps. When I had gosms installed I didn't get any notifications. Once I uninstalled it, I get perfect notifications.
23rd October 2013, 10:58 AM   |  #5  
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If you download the nodded SMS a pk you can have texts come in without turning your screen on. This makes texts appear on the watch instantly cause the screen is off.
23rd October 2013, 11:52 AM   |  #6  
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If you download the nodded SMS a pk .

Download what??
23rd October 2013, 01:08 PM   |  #7  
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Sorry about that. In the themes and apps section of your note 3s XDA you can download a modded MMS apk so your screen does not turn on when you get a text message
23rd October 2013, 01:51 PM   |  #8  
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Issue probably is related to the screen turning on when a text arrives, which could be happening from another SMS app you have downloaded.
23rd October 2013, 04:41 PM   |  #9  
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Sorry about that. In the themes and apps section of your note 3s XDA you can download a modded MMS apk so your screen does not turn on when you get a text message

I installed that mod version of MMS and now messaging does not show up under notification selections of gear manager so I don't get any messaging notifications at all??
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Issue probably is related to the screen turning on when a text arrives, which could be happening from another SMS app you have downloaded.

I'm using the stock messaging.

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