iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby AlanOfTheBerg » Fri Jan 18, 2013 7:10 pm

Ruby799 wrote:This is especially noticeable in landscape orientation when some of the icons are only partially shown even though there's plenty of room for the icon palette to be larger.

This is, we believe, done on purpose. Previously, the menu was sized exactly to the icons and people complained they couldn't find other menu items. This was because they didn't know there were more because there was no visual indicator. By making the menu size slightly larger, this allows users to see that there are more icons they can swipe to.

Personally, I liked the pre-v3.5 menus (or pre-v3. something) which used the standard iOS "dots" to indicate which page of how many you were on. The springboard and lots of apps still use this, so I don't know why Waze can't. It was a very clear and understandable indicator, and allowed the menu to be correctly sized.
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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby AggieJM » Mon Feb 25, 2013 3:44 pm

AggieJM wrote:2) When choosing a destination, I can find the location and it picks a route. The window that displays with the mileage and ETA, along with the 'Go' button will freeze. The countdown timer on the 'Go' button doesn't move and it will show the spinning Waze icon in the center of the screen. I have to hit the home button to leave the app, then when I restart Waze it will crash, then I can restart again successfully.

Debug logs for both of these issues have been submitted.


I'm still seeing this issue, but I've found that if I just let it sit it will eventually come back. It basically appears that Waze is frozen since the countdown on the 'Go' button is stopped and nothing is happening, but it will eventually return after some period of time. That period of time is variable and could be anywhere from 30 seconds to a few minutes. I'm not sure what it's trying to do in the background, but the user needs some indication that it is working and not frozen.
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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby AggieJM » Wed Feb 06, 2013 5:00 pm

2 issues I've noticed on 3.5.3 with iOS6.0.1

1) When driving and it finds a better route, it has the new ETA and old ETA values reversed. The status bar on the bottom of the screen shows the new ETA and the popup window shows the old ETA, with the tag that says 'new ETA'.

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2) When choosing a destination, I can find the location and it picks a route. The window that displays with the mileage and ETA, along with the 'Go' button will freeze. The countdown timer on the 'Go' button doesn't move and it will show the spinning Waze icon in the center of the screen. I have to hit the home button to leave the app, then when I restart Waze it will crash, then I can restart again successfully.

Debug logs for both of these issues have been submitted.
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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby acgggg » Thu Feb 21, 2013 8:58 am

We're currently checking this issue. I'll appreciate if you elaborate on the saying "can't search contact". What do you mean by that?


When I search for contacts it says "No results found". Does this every time.

Also, unrelated to searching: the report screen's blue numbers are really hard to read because the color is nearly the same shade of blue as the circle background. Since the last version, I've been clicking "all" for reports bc I can't tell which categories say 0 or 5 etc

In my last comment I brought up the east/west compass arrow mixup, has anyone else had this issue?

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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby acgggg » Sun Jan 20, 2013 8:02 am

Compass issue-the compass arrow reverses east and west. North/south is ok. Old problem going back a few versions.
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