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Phone rings through headset

Discussion in 'Droid X Tech Support' started by richardsugg, Aug 13, 2010.

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    I can't figure out how to make the ringer ring through the speaker when the headset is plugged in. I like to have my phone sitting on my desk with the headset plugged in, but not actually wearing the headset, so I don't have to fumble with plugging it in when a call arrives. The problem is that if a call does arrive, the ringer is playing through the headset and not the speaker, so I never hear the ringer.

    Anyone know how to fix this?
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    sounds like its Working As Designed
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    that's what I'm afraid of...hoping there is a workaround. My previous phones rang the ringer through the speaker regardless, so I was hoping the same is possible here.
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    Set it to vibrate and then ring...if you have it sitting flat on something, you should hear the vibrate...
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    Mine ONLY rings thru headphones. No sound at all anywhere else. Tried hard resets (3) - no luck.
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    Someone please correct me if I'm wrong, but I think I remember reading something about this being an issue with CDMA phones (all Verizon phones). I too think this is a ridiculous limitation.
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    I don't see any settings to control this. If anyone figures out a way, let us know. If my headset is plugged in but not in my ear, I miss the call. The vibration is not loud enough if I am not right next to the phone.
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