BBZ10 - Bugs/ Glitches
Post any bugs/ glitches you find in this thread. I'll start with my experience so far with the z10.
- freezes and hard to get out of sometimes (swipe up to minimize app stops working)
- does not detect faces most of the time in time shift mode
- maps take too long to load
- Turn by turn navigation freezes sometimes if you exit the maps app and come back to it
- has a mind of it's own
- one word - sucks!
- selection tool is buggy, sometimes it works sometimes it doesn't
Some features I would like to see added/ modified on the z10:
- texting directly from the phone app is a pain in the **** - you cannot text directly from the dial pad and the contacts tab, you can from the calls tab but you need to long press the contact then go to view call details then hit the text button (really annoying)
- HUB: when a new notification comes in it should bring you back to the HUB when you peak and not to the last thing you were doing.
- should be allowed to change APN under settings - otherwise whats the point of putting it there if it's going to be greyed out?
- currently there aren't very many apps in blackberry world i guess that will change on feb 5th (hopefully) and so far most of the apps i have downloaded have been really buggy
Over all the phone is great, Blackberry just needs to fix these tiny bugs before Feb 5th and release an update. I would def. recommend this phone to everyone, I have used iPhone and galaxy phones in the past and this phone rapes all of them.
- CrackBerry Newbie
02-03-13, 12:27 PM #3
- 4 Posts
I had an interesting one, when my z10 was plugged into a non blackberry USB plug it charged fine but the keyboard went mental while typing you could press one lette ron one side of the keyboard and a completely different one on the other side of the keyboards would type - this continued untill i unplugged it and plugged it into the BB USB supply
- 02-11-13, 10:14 AM #4
I think I have found a bug in the Hub.
When in the Hub Management, if you happen to press on the left side of the screen to scroll it actually sets the items to "off" but doesn't change the switch indicator. If you exit out of Hub Management then go back in you will see that the item you touched to scroll the screen is now off.
Can someone confirm this for me?
- CrackBerry Abuser
02-11-13, 10:23 AM #6
- 304 Posts
Yes I have seen that sometimes Facebook, Twitter or test switch is mysteriously off. I found that because I was checking again and again if my Twitter notif. is off or on. The other thing is it will be nice to at least get a Twitter notif. that you have one or more new Tweats as my Torch was doing.
- 02-22-13, 03:15 PM #9
A couple of things have happened more than once. Without provocation the notification alerts went silent. Checked the settings and they were still set to normal. Had to turn the power off then on again to get it working again. The calendar dismiss screen has frozen twice requiring a battery removal reboot. Other than that it has been good since I started using the bb z10.
I would like to know if it is possible to lock the vertical screen. It is annoying how easy and often it flips to horizontal display. I would also like to know if it was possible to select what my default calendar was going to be. I don't want it to be my email calendar and have my reminder emailed to me. I find that so unnecessary.
- 02-22-13, 04:15 PM #10
If you swipe down from the top on the home screen you can turn on the rotation lock.
Again, swipe down from the top while in the calendar for settings.
Swiping down in most any app brings up the settings for the app. It's a gesture that took me a while to remember.
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No, you cannot lock the screen in horizontal mode and Yes a lot of people are facing the first issue you mentioned including myself. There is a bug in the notification system especially if you leave your phone on charge overnight in the morning my notification sounds don't work only the red light comes on.
- 02-22-13, 09:04 PM #12
If you swipe up from one of your "screens", the hub shows a notification for a new email, even though I don't have any new emails. When I unlock the phone, it shows 1 new email but I don't have any new emails. I've reset the hub, powered off the phone, etc..but nothing fixes this. Here's a screenshot of the phone when it's locked. Note the email notification on the left, indicating a new email when I don't actually have a new email.
- 02-22-13, 09:42 PM #14
- 02-22-13, 10:38 PM #18
1."Mark prior as read"
2. Have no flagged emails
Only thing I could think of is I deleted some emails, but then went to my computer and put them back into my "inbox". Then deleted them again on the Z10.
I did notice that there were 3 emails I deleted earlier in the day but they don't show up in the "deleted" folder on the computer. Not sure where they went. I looked through all my folders, but they're nowhere to be found.
Any other ideas on how to get rid of this false "new email" notification?
- 03-25-13, 10:08 AM #20
when I send e-mail from my z10, they are all messed up, a is an = sign and all kinds of encripted stuff shows up, anybody know why or how to fix it, I need this for work and I look like an ***** sending these messages
- 03-25-13, 04:52 PM #22
Hard too unlock sometimes.
Facebook app takes ages to load (groups, lists etc.or will never on cellular network and needs further improvement and enhancement. Itīs all about the flow. FB from iOS should be a model for BB. Hope they update soon!!
- CrackBerry User
04-13-13, 07:28 AM #25
- 45 Posts
1. Keyboard Input - Sometimes auto correct or word suggestion will not work like they should. And occasionally the keyboard will automatically retract before I can finish typing a statement. The experience is almost like the keyboard crashes.
2. OS Updates - Even after updating to the latest version on Verizon (10.0.9.422) I still keep getting a notification for the same OS update.
3. BlackBerry Hub - When I tap on a new email, the screen will occasionally fade and never show the email received. I always have to tap on the email again to pull it up.
4. App Glitches - Adobe Reader is completely broken and there are occasional issues with apps like Facebook and BlackBerry World. On the Facebook app I will often run into a network issue, while on BlackBerry World I always see the red asterisk for an update; yet, there is no update to be found among my apps.
Other than these four items I enjoy having my Z10. Would I go back to iPhone or Android? No. Because I just enjoy the uniqueness of the BB10 UI as well as several other nice features that just stand out in comparison.
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