Curious Bionic Phenomenon

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    For the past week and a half, whenever I get off the phone using my Bionic, it goes into car dock mode. I can be in the house, at work, in a park, anywhere and this happens. Have any of you run across this strange happening and if so, how do I stop it so the device simply returns to my home page upon completion of a phone call. Thanks for advice on this one.
     
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    Is it near any magnets?

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    Nope, just in my hand and to the best of my knowledge, it's not magnetic. :)
     
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    No magnetic dock activation in the Bionic (I wish it was, my OG Droid was much better in this respect). Have you rebooted the phone?
     
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    That's right.. I forgot that lol.

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    Ahh, the Android cure all. Just pulled the battery and put it back in. Bionic is powering up and I'll make a call shortly to see how it fares.
     
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    Damn, that didn't get it either. The dreaded Important Information for Responsible Driving came up again. I'm gonna keep searching.
     
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    Perhaps an app like On Call End might force it to go back to what it was before the call.
     
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    I have the same issue except that whenever I hang up it goes to the mobile network select page. I'm sure a factory reset would cure it but its not worth it to me so I just deal with it.
     
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    A couple of obvious questions...

    1) Are you stock or rooted?
    2) Did you add or change anything around that time? Maybe add an app or get an update?
     
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    My thoughts exactly regarding the factory reset. Much more time and hassle getting the device back to where I have it now, rather than the one click to get past that screen. :happy3:
     
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    Completely stock and have been running Go Launcher Ex for a few months. I did add a local weather app recently, so I'll delete it and see if that might be the cause. Could possibly be remnants of the 905 update, though I would think more people would have had this happen.

    Edit: just deleted weather app and made a call, to no avail.

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    download On end call and choose do nothing and see what happens.
     
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    Funny. You wouldn't think that an app would be needed to control an action that had never occurred before just recently.

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    Do you have some car setting app that automatically puts it in car dock mode after a call?