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I would like to think I'm pretty well informed. I browse the forums and did my homework before getting my G3, but yesterday I stumbled upon an article (I think it was "7 Things You Need to Know About Your G3") that showed a little trick that I hadn't seen mentioned the whole time I've been reading about the phone. When your Recents Panel is open if you pinch out slightly it will change from the small cluttered screens (I think it's 3x3) to a more zoomed in usable list (2x2) and if you pinch out even more it will go to the single column view!

I figured if I hadn't realized this yet there was bound to be a few others who didn't get the memo as well! (kind of like the hidden plastic tie-fighter on the power/volume buttons) Or if I WAS the only one then disregard my ignorance and have a nice day!
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Yea I had read that article before, but it doesn't mention what I was talking about with the Recent Apps. Before yesterday hadn't seen any mention of it. Here's what I was talking about (number 4 on the list) http://blogs.computerworld.com/andro...2/lg-g3-tweaks
 
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My bad. I didn't review that page before linking to it. Still it's good info.
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Yea I had read that article before, but it doesn't mention what I was talking about with the Recent Apps. Before yesterday hadn't seen any mention of it. Here's what I was talking about (number 4 on the list) http://blogs.computerworld.com/andro...2/lg-g3-tweaks
Funny you mentioned this. I was also browsing around the other day and saw this could be done. Definitely a lot easier to deal with once you resize it.

We're chasing down WakeLocks and killing services and receivers yet had no idea that such a simple thing with Recents could be done lol

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Thanks for posting this guys, showed me and my wife a few things we hadn't found.

 
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I guess RTFM is way out of fashion. But I still downloaded the manual and put it in my Google Books for bedtime reading.
PSH! Who reads the manual?! #PLAY&DISCOVER....(or read about it in an article...)
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Funny you mentioned this. I was also browsing around the other day and saw this could be done. Definitely a lot easier to deal with once you resize it.

We're chasing down WakeLocks and killing services and receivers yet had no idea that such a simple thing with Recents could be done lol

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Right? Dove in deep to tweaking for awesome battery life and completely missed something so simple right in front of us!

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Thanks for posting this guys, showed me and my wife a few things we hadn't found.
That's what's so awesome about smart phones is you can know exactly what you're doing with it but still overlook some neat little trick like this. Glad I could help you out! Plus looks way better once you zoom it in too. Less chaotic lol
 
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I would like to think I'm pretty well informed. I browse the forums and did my homework before getting my G3, but yesterday I stumbled upon an article (I think it was "7 Things You Need to Know About Your G3") that showed a little trick that I hadn't seen mentioned the whole time I've been reading about the phone. When your Recents Panel is open if you pinch out slightly it will change from the small cluttered screens (I think it's 3x3) to a more zoomed in usable list (2x2) and if you pinch out even more it will go to the single column view!

I figured if I hadn't realized this yet there was bound to be a few others who didn't get the memo as well! (kind of like the hidden plastic tie-fighter on the power/volume buttons) Or if I WAS the only one then disregard my ignorance and have a nice day!
OMG I was wondering why that changed on me, I guess I zoomed in and didn't notice. Was bugging me, thank you!

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