1. AC Question's Avatar
    Running this game on Android 6 on my Nexus 5, 9 and 6P. If I have do not disturb enabled, or just the volume all the way down, as soon as I exit this game DND has been disabled and the volume is back up maybe 10 - 15%. It's quite annoying being woken up at 1am from some incoming email/facebook alert if I forget to re-enable DND.

    Obviously its a bug with the game, but it almost seems like this is a bug with Android 6, that apps can disable DND out from underneath the OS.
    11-02-2015 01:35 PM
  2. chris_huh's Avatar
    I'm finding this exact same issue, haven't been able to find a fix.
    11-07-2015 12:30 PM
  3. claudomi's Avatar
    I have a similar problem, when i close SimCity buildit the volume get very low, so low that i can't hear it. i have a redmi note 3 with android 5.1 lollipop
    12-28-2015 06:01 PM
  4. Adam Ben-Gur's Avatar
    Same problem here on nexus 5.
    In addition when i exit the game volume control is stuck and cannot be changed.
    I need to close simcity using task manager then volume control returns to normal.
    12-30-2015 10:45 PM
  5. Chad Puckett1's Avatar
    I'm experiencing the exact same problem on my Nexus 4 still running 4.4 Kit Kat.

    The game is also resetting the screen on/off sound and button click (ie: home key) sound continuously. I'm only seeing the ringtone volume change on exit.

    I decided to try an app called Volume Locker (id=com.hourdb.volumelocker) and with some tweaking, it will promptly revert SimCity Build-It's volume changes.

    I hadn't played since around August. Every time there is an update, it fails to install properly and requires some manual tweaking. Specifically, the update has an issue with a symbolic link to an app-lib directory. But, I figured I could use some time sink for the holidays. So I just recently updated, and noticed my volumes went wonky.
    01-03-2016 05:12 AM
  6. 2creus's Avatar
    I have a Note3 running Jellybean and SimCity BI. I was wondering why I turn on my phone & and the sound is off again. I have SimCity sound turned off. Thanks. I am going back to turn it up.

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    01-07-2016 05:45 PM
  7. Jeroen Verburg's Avatar
    I have an Experia z3. When simcity is in memory off the Phone, there is no incoming ringsound. This way I miss phonecalls. I have removed simcity and now the Phone works correct. Its a shame, the game is fun.
    01-23-2016 11:54 AM

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