Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby Froggypwns » Fri Feb 07, 2014 7:29 pm

Yes it will charge basically everything if you have a USB cable for it. I have used mine to charge cameras, PS Vita, Nintendo 3DS, bluetooth headsets, multiple Android/Windows phones.

The Apple port will charge iPads and iPhones at the maximum possible rate, everything else is just half an amp, which is plenty for most devices. The Non-Apple port is the one I use for my Asus tablet and my Windows phones as that is the port that outputs at the 2+ amps you will need to keep charged while Wazing.

Good news regarding power drain, the latest beta of the Windows version uses quite a bit less power, so you won't drain as fast if you aren't on a charger or have a low spec one.
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby Froggypwns » Fri Feb 28, 2014 1:09 am

MisterMerlin wrote:Lumia Icon (AKA 929) on VZW - Biggest annoyance is no option to play voice guidance through Bluetooth to GMC Acadia. Also find that it freaks out and places me on other roads while in parking lots, therefore it can't tell me where to go from where I am at.


This isn't an issue with Waze but your car. Not all the radios on the Acadia support that functionality. I have the same issue with Waze not being able to broadcast audio over bluetooth in my GMC Canyon, but on my motorcycle it can and it works great.
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Re: Recalculating Route Spinning Icon

Postby Froggypwns » Tue Jul 01, 2014 8:16 pm

mappao wrote:
OPElly wrote:
fakawi wrote:the "Recalculating Route" spinning icon layer does not disappear even after Waze has recalculated the route. Navigation continues with the spinner spinning in the foreground.
(Nokia Lumia 925)

(pressing "Back" button to shut down and then cancelling shut down will get rid of the spinner)

thanks!


I have the same problem on a Lumia 521.


Same on Lumia 620 and 1020


Happens to me once in a blue moon, HTC 8X and Nokia 521. Seems to be related to having a weak signal or slow connection. I get it occasionally when submitting reports too. Not a big deal but pressing the back button fixes it.
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby Froggypwns » Tue Jul 01, 2014 8:38 pm

hamtiko wrote:Hello,

Thank you for great application.

I am also using Car Dash (http://www.windowsphone.com/s?appid=5c8 ... b7d4a8c652) application. Inside this application I want to run your application, but your application is not appearing inside Car Dash, the reason mentioned by Car Dash that your application is not providing URI lunch.

If it is right please add it and let them know in order to add your application inside their app, or if You want I can contact with them.
If not and you are providing URI lunch please let them or me know in order to proceed adding of Waze inside Car Dash.

Thanks in advance!


I just downloaded Car Dash, it looks like a cool app. It is working with Waze for me, when I click on a destination it fires up Waze and Waze starts navigating to it.
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Re: Recalculating Route Spinning Icon

Postby Froggypwns » Wed Jul 09, 2014 6:55 pm

stelling28 wrote:
Froggypwns wrote:Not a big deal but pressing the back button fixes it.


I'm afraid not. Screen will be gone, but I have the feeling that the calculation is then done on the phone in stead of the server. And on the phone it only looks at the shortest route, not the fasted.


I know for a fact that it still calculates the fastest route in my case. Either way if you have any doubts, hit the routes button.
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby Froggypwns » Tue Jul 15, 2014 9:15 pm

Mender, Waze works great on my HTC 8X running the latest version of 8.1

I say go for it, the changes in 8.1 are amazing! :)
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby Froggypwns » Mon Sep 22, 2014 5:17 pm

TWSchroeder wrote:I just updated my Windows phone from 8 to 8.1 I can no longer see traffic reports. If I report a problem myself, waze lets me go through all the steps, but I don't see the icons.

Yes, I have the "Show on Map" settings correct.

If anyone with an 8.1 update does not have this problem, please let me know so that I can trouble shoot elsewhere.

Thank you.


Waze works fine for me on both my HTC 8X and Nokia 521, both running their latest builds of 8.1.
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby Froggypwns » Fri Sep 26, 2014 3:26 pm

jonasv wrote:Dont have time to check the entire thread... so if I put something here thats already been mentioned.
I am sorry ;)

first of, when I take a different route,
the recalculating pop-up remains (even after finding another route) so I have to press the back button.
Als when notifying roadblocks etc, the send pop-up remains.
Here the message that thanks you for adding it (that comes over the ETA) remains (dont know how to delete that)

also when asking for different routes + clicking on the map version = closing of the app


Yep, that is a known issue, it happens to everyone. Waze is no longer developing the app so it likely will never get fixed. At least it is only an annoying bug, and does not cause crashing or anything like that.
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby Froggypwns » Tue Dec 09, 2014 8:26 pm

Termato wrote:I second Gulasz' statement. I just recently found out Waze was out for Windows PHone and you all cut off support for it...already!? Barely a year. That's insane. I really want to use the app but if it's not being supported or updated, I see no point. Please reconsider supporting WP8.


It wasn't even a year. First public version came out in November 2013, with a patch a few weeks after that to address some battery drain and performance issues, then that was it. It hasn't had any updates or fixes in a year now.
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Re: Windows Phone v3.7.6 Official Feedback Thread

Postby Froggypwns » Fri Jan 02, 2015 10:23 pm

bryanabaya wrote:Am I reading this correctly or is this a typo "Windows Phone v3.7.6"?

I have looked, re-read and refreshed Windows Store and what I am seeing is my current version which is 3.7.4.5.

I am not sure if this has been posted/answered by anyone else, but does the WP8.1 version of Waze really not auto-rotating? I have tried reconfiguring its settings, but it does not seem to change the screen orientation to landscape.


The one version in the store is the correct one and the latest one, I'm not sure the number off hand, but it wouldn't surprise me if it didn't match the thread title.

There is no landscape mode. The beta versions had it, but it was buggy and not ready for release, so when the public version came out it was scrapped with a promise to return in the future. That was in 2013.
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