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Slider powers phone off? and other problems.


Dec 12, 2007, 1:14 PM
Ok there's already mention of the slider ending calls in the Phone Scoop review, and I followed the instructions to change it to end call on slider shut.

The problem is that mine tends to power down when I have the slider open and shut it, either to end a call or if I had it open while listening to the walkman.

While powered off, I miss calls, and unless they leave a message I don't even get a missed call record!

Powering the phone on again (20x a day) is tedious, and I also want to get rid of the noisy, tedious, animated opening. Anyone know how to do this? Or at least mute it?

Otherwise, this phone rocks!
And to answer the question in Phone Scoop about how to get the shake 'n shuffle to work, you've got to be pressing the...

Aug 16, 2008, 11:30 AM
My daughter's w580i has a similar problem that I can't resolve. Sometimes if the phone is slid shut it powers off without the shutdown splash screen (as if you had pulled the battery). Anyone seen this recently?

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