Droid Pro Tips <--- Post Here

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  1. kilofox

    kilofox Member

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    Have a tip for the Droid Pro? Post it here.

    Here are a couple.

    While in the Gmail app:

    Press C for Compose
    Press R to Reply
    Press A to Reply to All​

    Customize keyboard search:

    Menu/Settings/Search/Searchable items

    Check or Uncheck items you want/don't want in search. For myself, I only want contacts. (I would like calendar items if they were available)​

     
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    Great stuff. For a heavy email user the saved clicks to reply and compose actually make a difference. Thanks.
     
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    How to change signature for each e-mail account

    I'm sure you experts know this, but I was happy to find:

    Messaging - Menu Button - Messaging Settings - Email -Compose Options - Select account

    Edit Email signature as well as whether you want to edit or revise the Verizon line
     
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    I don't understand? What do you mean exactly?
     
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    Switch applications or see recently used apps - Long Press Home Icon
     
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    Long-pressing the screen around text will open a magnification window allowing a close-up view of the cursor so you can place it in between letters and such.
     
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    Shotcut keys!!

    Settings> Application> Quick Launch

    Then set up your Shortcut keys from there.

    Then press and hold "Search" icon + whichever letter assigned to that applicaton to launch it.

    So, "Search" icon + "G" will open Gmail, etc. etc.
     
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    Quick message to your contacts!

    - Go to contacts
    - Select or search a contact
    - Start typing!

    You will be able to compose a message immediately and deliver it via text message, email, facebook, etc. It's very convenient.

    Sent from my DROID PRO using DroidForums App
     
  9. kilofox

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    Just got a DP and your pictures look like hell?

    Check to see if you removed the protective film off the camera lens. Out of the box, it's not readily apparent that there is a protective film covering the lens. The best way to remove the film is to remove the phone's back cover to expose the film tab, thus making it easy for removal.
     
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    Great tip eus! Thanks!




    Sent from my DROID PRO using Tapatalk
     
  11. M.J.H.

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    This second tip is great! Especially combined with the select a contact and just start typing that's amazing and more user friendly than my Bold even was!
     
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    Anyone know how to turn off voice commands?? So annoying if you press the home key twice it takes you to the please say a command prompt?
     
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