Hi and please help

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    I am new to the smart phone group and I am already having problems with my droid 2 global. When I take the phone out of my side holder it shows connected to media center and its draining my battery while in the holder. Thanks for any help. dancedroid
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    Welcome to the forum. Is ur side holster have a magnetic strip that turns ur phone off/on? As for battery, that can be part of the issue if its continuously running. Just trying to understand what its doing. Are u ending the app?

    Droid2Global/Xoom...the hawaiian style
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    Welcome! Many folks have issues with holsters that have magnetic closures.

    Mike
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    :welcome: to the forum. I say its a magnet causing the problem. In fact, if the polarity was reversed it may say its in the car dock.