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by AlCan
Wed Aug 14, 2013 11:41 pm
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Bugs in (Advanced) Search
Replies: 6
Views: 723

Re: Bugs in (Advanced) Search

Hi DWP, Sorry for the delay, haven't been to the Forum for while... I downloaded and installed the Test version. Many thanks for that. However, it installed into a different location, so I now have 2.5.3.0 installed as well as the Test version. But the Test version does not use any of my settings - ...
by AlCan
Wed Jul 10, 2013 9:16 pm
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Recent Calls List - Icons and Colours
Replies: 5
Views: 640

Re: Recent Calls List - Icons and Colours

Further to my last post... I restored the Default settings, then saved the Default Theme settings to backup. I then restored my latest All Settings, then restored the Default Theme settings backup, meaning I have my settings but the Default Theme settings. The problem is very obviously still there, ...
by AlCan
Wed Jul 10, 2013 9:02 pm
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Recent Calls List - Icons and Colours
Replies: 5
Views: 640

Re: Recent Calls List - Icons and Colours

Hi DWP, Ok, thanks. I tried that. If I return all settings back to default, the problem seems to go away. However, if I restore any of my All Settings Backup files - even back to October 2012 - the fault recurs. Therefore I conclude that the problem has been introduced by the recent changes. I guess...
by AlCan
Mon Jul 08, 2013 4:26 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Recent Calls List - Icons and Colours
Replies: 5
Views: 640

Re: Recent Calls List - Icons and Colours

A little bit later.... After switching Recent Calls filters back and forth, now, ALL my Incoming, Outgoing and Blocked calls show as Blue with No icons, whether displayed with All Calls, Outgoing, Incoming or Blocked filters. Only missed calls show as Red. There are no calls in Black any more. And t...
by AlCan
Mon Jul 08, 2013 4:16 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Recent Calls List - Icons and Colours
Replies: 5
Views: 640

Recent Calls List - Icons and Colours

Hi DWP, I noticed the new History view settings in 2.5.3.0. However, it's not working properly. I don't know what's wrong as it seems to behave randomly and I haven't yet worked out a pattern. I guess it's supposed to show outgoing calls that were not answered - though I don't know why this feature ...
by AlCan
Fri Jul 05, 2013 12:08 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Contact Number Swipe control bugs
Replies: 3
Views: 546

Re: Contact Number Swipe control bugs

Hi again DWP, This contains two options for different views. Settings > Phone > Enable sliding action Settings > Detail view settings > Contacts > Enable sliding action Thanks for that. I didn't realise there was a second control. However, both controls have exactly the same wording: Enable sliding ...
by AlCan
Thu Jul 04, 2013 10:58 pm
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Bugs in (Advanced) Search
Replies: 6
Views: 723

Re: Bugs in (Advanced) Search

Hi DWP, You can do a screen capture you? Sorry, can't do in Android 2.2.2. Would need to root the phone, but it's my Work phone so probably shouldn't try. does not support the display of the phone number. Ok, but I don't understand. If you go to Search > Settings > Items to show, Numbers is listed a...
by AlCan
Wed Jul 03, 2013 10:12 pm
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Bugs in (Advanced) Search
Replies: 6
Views: 723

Bugs in (Advanced) Search

Hi DWP, I have been having some issues with the Advanced Search tab. The other day, I couldn't search normally. When I went to type in the search string, a dropdown list appeared, which I think showed all the previous searches I have used. However, it wouldn't let me type in a new search and insiste...
by AlCan
Wed Jul 03, 2013 9:46 pm
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Contact Number Swipe control bugs
Replies: 3
Views: 546

Contact Number Swipe control bugs

Hi DWP, As per the title... V2.5.3.0-pro on Android 2.2.2. (I gave up on 4.1.2, just doesn't work well enough, annoys me a lot...) When I un-check the Control in Settings > Phone > Enable sliding action, the sliding dial action still works, and the slide to rotate numbers still doesn't. I've tried r...
by AlCan
Mon Jun 10, 2013 1:29 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: DW Contacts battery drain
Replies: 10
Views: 1475

Re: DW Contacts battery drain

Just to add a little more to this... I have been running DWC&P since before I joined the forum. As a Sales Rep, I live by my phone - Voice calls, Photos, Txt, E-mail, Web and Maps are my main uses. I usually run DWC 24x7. I just leave it running, day and night. I use it all the time for business. I ...
by AlCan
Mon Jun 10, 2013 12:25 am
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: DWP help for Jelly Bean problems?
Replies: 4
Views: 533

Re: DWP help for Jelly Bean problems?

Hi there DWP, Okay, I have done that - defaulted to the DWP Contact Viewer to view contacts. The only trouble is, now the Stock Contact app uses the DWP Contact Viewer as well, instead of the Stock Viewer. I know I can get around that using the DWP Menu option, but it's a bit strange, I guess. I gue...
by AlCan
Thu Jun 06, 2013 11:53 pm
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: DWP help for Jelly Bean problems?
Replies: 4
Views: 533

Re: DWP help for Jelly Bean problems?

Hi there DWP, Hello AlCan Now you can do this, but it is in the contact details. This is helpful if you use most of the time DWC as contacts viewer. In DWC's contact details, press the Menu button to select other contacts viewer. Then you can choose to use the "stock Contacts Software" to open the c...
by AlCan
Thu Jun 06, 2013 11:36 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: DW Contacts battery drain
Replies: 10
Views: 1475

Re: DW Contacts battery drain

Hi Robbit, I'm on Android 2.3.5. The tool for CPU usage is SystemPanel. ... But during the CPU usage the whole device is rather slow. Is SystemPanel a 3rd party App? I've looked on Google Play - there are two, but neither looks very good... Can you point me in the right direction, please? Yeah, when...
by AlCan
Thu Jun 06, 2013 9:39 pm
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Contact List Phone Number Swipe broken
Replies: 5
Views: 726

Re: Contact List Phone Number Swipe broken

Hi DWP, I will add a new setting in the next version. Great, thanks! Now you can switch numbers. First, slide to the right. Then slide up or the bottom. Ok, that's helpful, thanks! Now, I see the little up and down arrows on contacts with multiple numbers! Very nice. However, I don't find it good to...
by AlCan
Wed Jun 05, 2013 10:51 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Contact calls list is not available
Replies: 6
Views: 730

Re: Contact calls list is not available

P.P.S.

To Reset default Contact Viewer app:

Android Settings | Applications | Manage applications | DW Contacts & Phone | Launch by Default... Clear as appropriate.
by AlCan
Wed Jun 05, 2013 10:34 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Contact calls list is not available
Replies: 6
Views: 730

Re: Contact calls list is not available

P.S. Of course, this doesn't work if you have set the default Contact Viewer app to the Stock one. This is what my other post about Jelly Bean is on about. To reset so you can choose the DWP Viewer, you'll have to follow DWP's instructions above. But then, you're left with either having to set the D...
by AlCan
Wed Jun 05, 2013 10:28 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Contact calls list is not available
Replies: 6
Views: 730

Re: Contact calls list is not available

Hi Robbit, Not sure I quite follow you, but here's what I think you are looking for: In Call History or even in Contacts list: See a contact you want the calls history for... Long Tap the contact. Choose 'View contact' You'll see the numbers and other contact details. Now, Slide or swipe Right to Le...
by AlCan
Wed Jun 05, 2013 10:08 pm
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: DWP help for Jelly Bean problems?
Replies: 4
Views: 533

DWP help for Jelly Bean problems?

Hi DWP, As I mentioned to Robbit in another post, I now also have a new phone with Jelly Bean (4.1.2) on it. However, after using Froyo 2.2.2 for so long, I am very, very, VERY disappointed with Jelly Bean. I see from various forums that it gets a lot of complaints and criticism from other users as ...
by AlCan
Wed Jun 05, 2013 9:31 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: DW Contacts battery drain
Replies: 10
Views: 1475

Re: DW Contacts battery drain

Hi Robbit, I also experience occasional 100% CPU usage on my phone, but have never been able to prove that DWC was the cause. I'm on Froyo 2.2.2 and it doesn't have good App monitoring and reporting. I can have 100% CPU, but nothing shows as using all that CPU. (I also have a phone with Jelly Bean, ...
by AlCan
Wed Jun 05, 2013 8:49 pm
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Contact List Phone Number Swipe broken
Replies: 5
Views: 726

Contact List Phone Number Swipe broken

Hi DWP, I'm surprised that no one seems to have reported this issue yet. Since the latest update (2.5.1.0-pro), this feature no longer functions. To demonstrate, open your Contacts List. Find a contact with multiple phone numbers, as shown like below: Contact Name <Mobile:012 345 6789> [Company Name...
by AlCan
Thu May 30, 2013 4:29 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: In Call Widget - Background colour conflict.
Replies: 1
Views: 436

In Call Widget - Background colour conflict.

Hi DWP, With the latest version, the In-Call Widget includes a Toolbar at the top. However, the colour of the icons is (I think) white. With a light background and black font, I can't see the tool icons. Can you change the colour of the tool icons to be the same colour as the Widget Font colour, ple...
by AlCan
Fri May 03, 2013 7:16 pm
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Groups and Sub-Groups
Replies: 6
Views: 813

Re: Groups and Sub-Groups

Hi DWP, Ok, thanks for that. Any comment about losing access to the Long Tap menu when creating a new subgroup using the Edit existing Group method? (Then the group account details also do not appear?) That is tricky to fix and makes the feature very hard to use, so seems like a bug to me. Maybe it'...
by AlCan
Fri May 03, 2013 8:20 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Titlebar
Replies: 7
Views: 727

Re: Titlebar

As per sig...

Cheers
by AlCan
Fri May 03, 2013 1:06 am
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Settings ... Items to show -> Submenu?
Replies: 1
Views: 383

Settings ... Items to show -> Submenu?

Hi DWP, Just a small request. You may like it? I notice under 'Settings|Detail view settings|Contact view settings' that there are now four entries all called "Items to show". The last three have different sub-descriptions to explain what each one is, but the first one doesn't explain that it's the ...
by AlCan
Thu May 02, 2013 11:08 pm
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Groups and Sub-Groups
Replies: 6
Views: 813

Re: Groups and Sub-Groups

Hi again, Found some more anomolies. If you have several subgroups, on my phone, to delete a subgroup, you have to delete it twice to get it to delete. Also, the method of creating sub-groups by adding '.newgroup' to the end of the name of an existing group is problematic. When doing it this way, yo...
by AlCan
Thu May 02, 2013 8:28 pm
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Titlebar
Replies: 7
Views: 727

Re: Titlebar

Hi DWP,

Interesting! I get the same fault. When I restart DWP, the Title Bar comes back, but the option "Hide title bar" is still ticked.

It's not a problem for me as I prefer the Title Bar on, but I do get the same problem.

Cheers,
A
by AlCan
Thu May 02, 2013 8:58 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Groups and Sub-Groups
Replies: 6
Views: 813

Groups and Sub-Groups

Hi DWP, Sorry so long since I posted... Of course, still love DWP, just been busy. I'm trying to better organise my contacts. I know DWP can create Subgroups inside Groups and I'm trying to use the feature. But it doesn't seem to work as I'd expect. Here's what I've found. To create a sub-group, I g...
by AlCan
Thu Oct 11, 2012 8:18 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: [Search Anything] problem
Replies: 6
Views: 765

Re: [Search Anything] problem

Hi dwp, Click on the Settings button to the left of the search bar. Deselect Search all fields. Then you can see the button. Ok, I did that. Now Search anything appears. But the fault is still the same. Follow this procedure to test. As above, deselect Search all fields. Select Contacts tab. Tap the...
by AlCan
Wed Oct 10, 2012 11:07 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: [Search Anything] problem
Replies: 6
Views: 765

Re: [Search Anything] problem

Hi again... Yes, it's related to Settings. When I restore to Default settings, I no longer get the "Search anything" option. Just "No items to display" so I can't test for the problem. I can't see how to bring that back. Is there a setting to enable Offer Advanced Search when Quick Search gives no r...
by AlCan
Wed Oct 10, 2012 11:01 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Call Statistics
Replies: 3
Views: 627

Re: Call Statistics

Hi dwp, Wow. So fast! Yes, that looks much better. This is a failure of the system-provided android.widget.NumberPicker. Interesting. I'm running Motorola Stock Android 2.2.2. But this problem does not happen in the NumberPicker for setting the (Stock) Alarm time. I wonder if they use a different pi...
by AlCan
Wed Oct 10, 2012 10:44 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: [Search Anything] problem
Replies: 6
Views: 765

Re: [Search Anything] problem

Hi dwp, This problem has been corrected in 2.2.5. Strange. I'm running 2.2.5. Only noticed this since installing it, but could have been there a long time. Maybe I need to reinstall. Or could be a Settings problem. Will try a Default settings and see if it goes away. "Not available for current list"...
by AlCan
Wed Oct 10, 2012 2:44 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Call Statistics
Replies: 3
Views: 627

Call Statistics

Hi again DWP, The new Call Statistics tab looks Great! Many Thanks! Well Done that you included (I think) the "rounded up" Minute totals also! Great Work! This will be great to see if my Telco is charging my call times correctly! Though I haven't really had much time to test it out yet. I know it's ...
by AlCan
Wed Oct 10, 2012 1:56 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: [Search Anything] problem
Replies: 6
Views: 765

[Search Anything] problem

Hi DWP, I don't use Search very often, so I don't know if this is a new problem or not. If I select my Contacts tab, tap the Search icon in the top bar, then type in a Search string (say, any old nonsense, e.g zfghjkl) using the keypad, and I get no result, "Search anything" appears. If I tap on the...
by AlCan
Fri Oct 05, 2012 5:49 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Call log incorrect
Replies: 6
Views: 1832

Re: Call log incorrect

But from your posting I tested out adding a digit to the shared number, a different one for each person. Are you adding a digit as part of the number: +44 1234 567890 -> +44 1234 567890 1 ? I guess that will work, but I suggest putting a comma (or possibly better, a semi-colon) between the Number a...
by AlCan
Thu Oct 04, 2012 11:59 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Call log incorrect
Replies: 6
Views: 1832

Re: Call log incorrect

Hi dvhttn, Thank you! Just to confirm: a) Outgoing calls: the contact name should be saved with the contact number so that the correct details are shown. b) Incoming calls: as you cannot determine which contact (if several have the same contact number) is calling can you, in this case, NOT save a co...
by AlCan
Thu Oct 04, 2012 11:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to get back to an obsolete version
Replies: 14
Views: 1744

Re: How to get back to an obsolete version

Hi Robbit,

It used to be...

Not sure now. I think it was Camel who maintained that collection. Not sure where Camel is these days.

See viewtopic.php?f=6&t=2488
by AlCan
Sun Sep 30, 2012 11:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Cloud Storage
Replies: 3
Views: 880

Re: Cloud Storage

Hi there, I suggest Google Contacts as a satisfactory Cloud backup of your contacts. It's not perfect, but it works very well. (Changes are reflected very quickly, for example.) And it's free (if you have free 3G, or a WiFi connection to the Internet). I use it as a near-real-time Backup, and to get...
by AlCan
Fri Sep 21, 2012 8:43 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Themes - Background title colour
Replies: 11
Views: 1174

Re: Themes - Background title colour

Hi Dwp, Okay, thanks. Tried it. With the Header Bar background colour, everything is now correct, except possibly one thing. Let's say normal Tab Headers are Blue. When I go to the Groups tab, the Header bar is Blue. This is as I would expect. However, when I click on a named group, the Header Bar i...
by AlCan
Thu Sep 20, 2012 1:48 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Themes - Background title colour
Replies: 11
Views: 1174

Re: Themes - Background title colour

Hi DWP, Will let you know later if it works right. I guess there was a linkage issue? Maybe Not! The test version is a Demo (Un-paid) version and I can't change theme colours. But I can tell you it's not fixed. It's actually reversed now. Before, it used to work in the Automatic groups but not other...
by AlCan
Thu Sep 20, 2012 12:34 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: Add new contact to gmail
Replies: 7
Views: 886

Re: Add new contact to gmail

Hi, I use CE Pro. It's not bad (but not Great either.) If it's any help, I'm pretty sure you can set the Default Account new contacts will be saved to. And you can easily change it to a different account while editing. In CE Pro, scroll down to (>) More, open it, scroll down to Groups, change it the...
by AlCan
Thu Sep 20, 2012 12:26 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Themes - Background title colour
Replies: 11
Views: 1174

Re: Themes - Background title colour

Hi DWP, Yes, I have corrected it.If you prefer, you can try if it work? Thanks. Installed, testing now. My Theme colours are all different now... Will let you know later if it works right. I guess there was a linkage issue? Do you mean to do such a modification. NEW:Settings were restored successful...
by AlCan
Tue Sep 18, 2012 10:12 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Themes - Background title colour
Replies: 11
Views: 1174

Re: Themes - Background title colour

Hi DWP,

Sorry - misunderstanding.

I meant can you fix it for Android 2.2 (as it works in Android 3)?

Of course, not urgent, just when you finish next release is fine.

Cheers,
A
by AlCan
Mon Sep 17, 2012 11:08 am
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Themes - Background title colour
Replies: 11
Views: 1174

Re: Themes - Background title colour

Hi DWP, Since V2.2.4, the option: 'Settings > Themes > Background title colour' doesn't work. I can't change it from light grey. It just ignores my setting. Thank you found to the problem.Only work in Android3.0 over. No problem! Can you fix it in 2.2? (I guess so, if some groups work, it must be po...
by AlCan
Sun Sep 16, 2012 11:54 pm
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: DW Phone - Tab & Call Filter Bars inconsistent
Replies: 1
Views: 480

DW Phone - Tab & Call Filter Bars inconsistent

Hi again DWP, Good work on the new (themeable) Tab bar. (V.2.24) However, I see that now the Call Filter bar (still?) behaves inconsistently. I have my DW set to open with the Number keypad minimised when opening the Phone tab (Settings > Phone > Start dialer without dialer pad.). The Call filter ba...
by AlCan
Sun Sep 16, 2012 11:22 pm
Forum: Bugs Reports
Topic: Themes - Background title colour
Replies: 11
Views: 1174

Themes - Background title colour

Hi DWP, Since V2.2.4, the option: 'Settings > Themes > Background title colour' doesn't work. I can't change it from light grey. It just ignores my setting. I have Restored all Defaults and it still doesn't work. [Later]: Correction. It works in two places that I have found - when displaying Automat...
by AlCan
Sat Sep 15, 2012 1:35 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Default Application
Replies: 2
Views: 622

Re: Default Application

Hello "aladdin", I guess you're still running it on your "cooked" ROM: http://forum.dw-p.net/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=2655 Anyhow, yesterday I put the very first cooked ROM called, "Codename Android v3.5.0" on my Google Nexus Galaxy and I am back to XDA community. Maybe it's a ROM bug... Maybe you overco...
by AlCan
Sat Sep 15, 2012 12:02 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Merging of Contacts.
Replies: 54
Views: 8792

Re: Merging of Contacts.

Hi aladdin!

Heeheee! Nice bit of trolling! :lol:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Troll_(Internet)
by AlCan
Fri Sep 14, 2012 11:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: [ONLINE] Version 2.2.4
Replies: 0
Views: 1880

[ONLINE] Version 2.2.4

Hi all,

As per title. Details later
by AlCan
Fri Sep 14, 2012 10:27 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Merging of Contacts.
Replies: 54
Views: 8792

Re: Merging of Contacts.

Hi aladdin, Thanks for the apologies. Of course, you owe your biggest apology to DWP, as I think you have wasted a lot of his very precious time on this! Whew! What a long and deep experience you have had with PCs and Smart Phones! With all that experience, I think this should have been a "piece of ...
by AlCan
Fri Sep 14, 2012 8:20 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: Merging of Contacts.
Replies: 54
Views: 8792

Re: Merging of Contacts.

Dear aladdin, I apologise for my sarcastic comments to you. I'm just another paid-up DWP user, who happens to be very supportive of the product, and who likes to keep in touch with the forum and with developments in DWC (=DWP). As part of my commitment to the product, I try to help people in this fo...