i keep hearing a random sound from my droid

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    every once in a awhile im hearing a random sound from my droid. its not from a text email or call. my phone is always on vibrate. i updated my addons this morning but it didnt start doing it until 2 hours ago. what should i do?
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    I have the same question. I thought it was the wi-fi.
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    What is the sound? Is it saying "DDDDRRRROOOOOIIIIIDDDD"?
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    Have you tried a simple reset of the Droid? And can you describe the sound?
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    the droid tone is one of the notification ringtones, you may have it set in one of your apps and not realize it? I have that tone when I connect to USB and disconnect USB. Could be browser notification? All in all, I bet it's something along those lines. Go through your apps and see what ones have notification settings turned on,and I bet you'll find it.
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    We've got a themed section, we have off topic, we have hacks. If this keeps up we're going to need a haunted section!
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    I hear sounds also - but never when I'm near my Droid :icon_ banana:
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    Yeah, we've already had several Droid "haunted" posts.
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    yup, it gets bad when it rings, there's no record of it in the call log then it gets all quiet as you notice all the fish are staring at you....
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    reminds me of when i heard my wii rattling. i opened up to find a penny in it somehow. not in the cd drive itself but floating around inside the shell. thank god for usb loader
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    Ringing Droid

    I have heard the ringing also in my Droid Razr. The phone was in my pocket when I heard the ringing. I am a school teacher so, of course, I thought it was a student's phone. It sounds like the digital version of an old fashioned alarm clock bell but rings, in the ear piece only, like an incoming call (i.e., rings for approx 2 seconds and then stops, repeats). I turned my phone off then on and it stopped. I only heard it when my phone was unlocked and like a previous post said when I went to turn it down it was "incoming volume" but with no phone call was made. If anyone knows the cause of this problem I would love to know. It has only happened once...so far.

    Other items of note: my backup assistant had failed and my data signal was nonexistent. My phone works on 3G when inside the building and I do not have my Wifi on.
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