No Daily Battery Pull, But A Daily Restart?

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  1. hookbill

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    I've noticed that at a certain time of the day my Droid browser starts lagging. Sometimes it takes as long as a Storm and sometimes I just have to stop the connection.

    I've tried cleaning the cache, clearing everything out. I have task manager so I have killed all apps but they come back pretty quick and the problem starts again.

    What I found that works, always, is simply turning the Droid off and starting it back up. So I'm thinking that Droid works better with a daily restart.

    Any thoughts, comments?
     
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    I restart mine pretty regularly, just to keep it fresh. It's a mini computer, and every computer needs to be restrarted every now and then.
     
  3. Martin030908

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    Only reset my PC when it freezes or need a restart with an install or uninstall... same goes for my Droid... I let it run for months on end. (my PC, and the Droid will be the same)
     
  4. Chief Wahoo

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    You were reading my mind. The last couple of days I have been home and had more time to set up (ok, play with) my Droid and have noticed that the "reboot" does seem to make the device quicker. Glad to see I wasn't the only one!
     
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    I'm on 213 hours since my last boot and my Droid is running strong no lagg what so ever
     
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    Very seldom restart. Mine is still fast as ever.
     
  7. sethmo

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    46hrs uptime right now, only becuase I rooted and installed 2.1 on Saturday which requires a few reboots.

    I have no issue with my phone getting laggy the longer it stays up.
     
  8. dmacdonald

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    I'm going to VZW to get a replacement. When I press any of the bottom keys (home, search, menu, etc) the screen presses down and you can feel a click. That and I have to do a battery pull more often than i think I should.

    Hope the next one is better!
     
  9. hookbill

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    Definitely, a battery pull is not part of the Droids make up. Have you tried just resetting it instead?
     
  10. LastBoyScout

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    heh... anyway to make a script or app that reboots your droid at a set time or after a certain amount of time that the droid system has been up and running?

    i wouldnt mind my droid doing a little reboot at 4am everyday while im fast asleep.
     
  11. dmacdonald

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    I think the clicking of the screen as I press down on it is a bad enough to warrant a replacement. Though I have not tried a reset.
     
  12. Martin030908

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    Absolutely... there shouldn't be a 'click'. This isn't a BB Storm! lol
     
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