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  1. mrosenthal88's Avatar
    Is it just me or is the updated BB Launcher ridiculously slow? I keep getting the screen that asks if I want to wait or close. Thanks for any commiseration (or possible solutions).

    I do love my priv, though they make it tough at times.
    Last edited by mrosenthal88; 08-22-17 at 02:59 PM. Reason: typo
    08-22-17 02:56 PM
  2. kikipintre's Avatar
    I haven't got any update yet
    08-22-17 03:02 PM
  3. newcollector's Avatar
    Try doing a are second reboot. Hold down the power button until the phone vibrates. Ignore the pop up window with choices. Your phone will vibrate and reboot. It does the same thing as the old battery pulls used to do. See if that helps things.

    Also you might clear your cache. Settings>storage & usb>internal storage. Let the data calculate. Then tap "cached data" and when the pop up comes, tap okay.
    08-22-17 07:44 PM
  4. PhamQuocAnh's Avatar
    You're right OP. It is also slow for me. I first got Nova launcher as my main launcher. It was also sweet but not fast and smooth enough. Then I switch to Arrow launcher and absolutely love it. The phone runs so much smoother.
    08-22-17 07:56 PM
  5. Rico4you's Avatar
    Stock launcher works super smooth and fast. No issues.
    08-23-17 02:31 AM
  6. newcollector's Avatar
    I am not a BL fan. I have found Nova Launcher Premier is well worth the small investment. Lots of gesture options and it is very fast and smooth. Highly recommend it if you want customization of your interface.
    08-23-17 06:08 AM
  7. Mrs C 2017's Avatar
    No BBL update here yet.
    08-23-17 08:48 AM
  8. yyz321's Avatar
    I just tried Arrow launcher and it seemed pretty good.
    08-23-17 08:27 PM
  9. erose75's Avatar
    OP are you on beta? my BL hasn't had an update in 7 weeks. full release of 1.1.5 coming soon I believe.
    08-23-17 10:44 PM
  10. Dunt Dunt Dunt's Avatar
    Pretty much down to HUB, Keyboard.... At this point I wouldn't pay for just the HUB (keyboard is not part of the subscription).
    08-24-17 11:36 AM
  11. oldsoul123's Avatar
    No issues here. 😎
    08-25-17 03:15 PM
  12. newcollector's Avatar
    I tried the new BlackBerry Launcher and I found it really was slower. Used it for 24 hours, so I went back to Nova.
    08-28-17 11:25 AM

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