1. Silverfern's Avatar
    back in OS 2 beta, when your PB is charging, and if you touch the screen, the PB wakes up. This did not happen in OS 1. Now we have OS 2 official release, and taping it still wakes it up, why is this? This is a total nusance. RIM is obviously putting no attention to details and spending minimal amount of effort on OS 2, after 10 month and this bug still here? WHY!!! I am so frustrated!
    02-21-12 08:51 PM
  2. arielp's Avatar
    me also direct from beta7111, no problem so far..

    battery life even better, free memory is about 550MB after booting, and about 200+ with browser, messages, pictures, and other app open.
    02-21-12 09:26 PM
  3. Angus_CB's Avatar
    Why do you consider this a bug and not by design?
    Tapping only wakes the Playbook while it is connected. If it is running from battery you still have to swipe.
    02-21-12 09:31 PM
  4. TinRobot's Avatar
    Yup. Confirmed. My PB does this when charging but not when free of the power cable.
    Perhaps someone thought this would be a good feature when sitting on the dock, for faster access.
    02-21-12 09:31 PM
  5. saudadeii's Avatar
    I think it's a great feature! Did you open a support call at RIM or post to one of their support forums?
    02-21-12 09:36 PM
  6. Bold_until_Hybrid_Comes's Avatar
    Why is this a problem?
    02-21-12 09:43 PM
  7. Silverfern's Avatar
    because when i accidentally touch it it wakes up, its very annoying
    02-21-12 09:50 PM
  8. bighap's Avatar
    If it is plugged in you obviously aren't carrying it around so why would you accidentally touch it unless you are using it while charging?
    02-21-12 09:56 PM
  9. Angus_CB's Avatar
    Stop touching it. Didn't your Mother tell you that?
    fj_cruiser likes this.
    02-21-12 09:57 PM
  10. Silverfern's Avatar
    well for me, i charge it beside my pillow, its easy to touch it accidentally
    02-21-12 10:04 PM
  11. FF22's Avatar
    But the Password protection is still operative?
    02-21-12 11:14 PM
  12. cntrydncr223's Avatar
    That's true. Still have to enter the PW.
    02-21-12 11:18 PM
  13. Silverfern's Avatar
    no i dont do password, its too inconvenient
    02-21-12 11:21 PM
  14. Chaddface's Avatar
    Funny that what one might call a bug another would call a feature.
    I like it and in the absence of an always on mode would also like it to act the same off the charger.
    I might feel different it the PB was sleeping with me.
    02-21-12 11:53 PM