Looking for easy way to find WiFi ON/OFF switch

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  1. SinCitySRT4

    SinCitySRT4 Member

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    i never knew about quick settings. thanks for that one
     
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    If you use Quick Profiles (which is a very handy and free app to make lots of settings changes all at once - like making everything loud in your car, everything quiet for work, and medium loudness for normal situations), you can make a profile that just turns Wifi On, Wifi Off, or just toggle the current Wifi State.

    Very handy for lots of reasons, but for the wifi radio too.

    -Warr
     
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    +1 Can't get much easier than that :)
     
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    You don't have to turn on Wifi to surf the web......though it will typically be faster than the 3G data service.
     
  5. KCav

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    How did you download Quick Settings? I typed Quick Settings into Google - found the wbsite; Registered/ Activated /Logged on/ Searched for Quuick Settings and found it. But I couldn't download the Quick Settings; feel stupid; what do I need to clickon?

    KC
     
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    There should be an icon in your app drawer that looks like a yellow gear that is labeled quick settings. I keep it on my home page. Click on the icon and you will get a list of things you can turn on and off. It also tells you the battery % and has a flashlight button in there
     
  7. KCav

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    Where's the Power Widget?

    Clicked Home button
    Pushed gray rectangle upward
    Looked for Power Widget ...... none there.
    How can it be I don't have Power Widget

    kc
     
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    You have to long press on an empty space on a home screen, select widgets, then select the power control widget. then find soemwhere on a home screen to place it and then ur good to go
     
  9. KCav

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    I found the Power Control widget

    Thank you.

    KC
     
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    Also make sure you have enough room. It takes up 1 whole row of space.
     
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    It amazes me how many people don't know about the power control widget and look to download an apps for it instead.
     
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    My business partner just saw it on my phone yesterday and asked where I got it from. We got our Droids on opening day back in November!
     
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