1. kmmill00's Avatar
    Ok, so this has happened twice now since the last update: I notice twitter notifications are lagging (stock app), then I notice when I tap the notification nothing happens.... until a few minutes later, then it opens the app. Then I notice I have to manually clear notification badges. Then my texts stop sending (stock app). Restarting doesn't fix it, soft rests don't fix it. The only thing that has fixed it was a factory reset I did a week ago, but it's all back, and I can't keep doing that. Sprint has no answers besides safe mode to see which app is causing the problem, but I'm using stock apps, so what could that possibly help? ANy ideas? I don't want to drive 20 miles to go to a repair center.
    07-01-2017 01:40 PM
  2. thoughtjunky's Avatar
    Have you tried safe mode?
    07-01-2017 02:08 PM
  3. kmmill00's Avatar
    I did... it didn't help.
    07-01-2017 02:33 PM
  4. PJRed2008's Avatar
    If you're using no downloaded apps then safe mode won't help. The phone memory/storage is obviously being loaded up by something. Just because you only use OEM apps doesn't mean that something you're doing is not loading the phone. Do you spend lots of time on social media, have apps downloading in the background? How's your battery life? The factory reset pretty much proves that, it cleared everything out when you did it, now it's loading up again. I would look real hard and what you're doing with the phone and pin down what is using all the data. Settings will also help with that.
    07-01-2017 02:35 PM
  5. njdan30's Avatar
    Run maintenance every so often
    PJRed2008 likes this.
    07-01-2017 03:15 PM
  6. PJRed2008's Avatar
    Run maintenance every so often
    yep, good idea.
    07-01-2017 03:39 PM
  7. sangs's Avatar
    Run maintenance every so often
    What is, "Things you never hear an iPhone user say?" Alex. (It's a joke people, relax.)
    DMP89145 likes this.
    07-01-2017 03:42 PM
  8. PJRed2008's Avatar
    (It's a joke people, relax.)
    Okay, turn in your club card on the way out the door...
    sangs and DMP89145 like this.
    07-01-2017 04:55 PM
  9. njdan30's Avatar
    Mine will get slow as hell if I don't run it, I have a widget I press every so often to free up memory, yeah I know, shouldn't really have to but I do
    07-01-2017 05:09 PM
  10. kmmill00's Avatar
    I run it constantly. I've deleted almost every app, I've tried running it in safe mode, Sprint has sent a refresh signal... It just keeps happening. I'm going to try and go to the repair center sometime this week and see if there are any other solutions.
    07-03-2017 08:54 AM
  11. kmmill00's Avatar
    UPDATE: They have decided my phone is a lemon. They're sending me a new one under the warranty.
    bassplayrguy likes this.
    07-05-2017 01:43 PM
  12. AustinTech's Avatar
    good, you'll be much happier with a new one
    07-05-2017 02:55 PM

Similar Threads

  1. Restarted my phone and new apps show up?
    By sunrat39 in forum LG V20
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 07-21-2017, 12:24 AM
  2. Replies: 10
    Last Post: 07-04-2017, 12:51 AM
  3. Replies: 10
    Last Post: 07-03-2017, 12:44 PM
  4. Is it normal for my phone to upgrade itself from Marshmallow?
    By AC Question in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-01-2017, 12:46 PM
  5. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-01-2017, 11:01 AM