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  1. iamakii's Avatar
    How do I disable glance? It's sucking the life out of my L1520. I can't find it in the Settings nor at the app list
    06-27-2015 05:34 PM
  2. Harrie-S's Avatar
    Then your update to W10 had a glitch.
    Try SysApp pusher. https://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/s...e-36335242ed2e
    Some people could use it to install some settings apps, if this does not work a hard reset or roll back.
    06-27-2015 05:37 PM
  3. iamakii's Avatar
    My update from a prior build was funky so I did a hard reset. When it came back, I see glance nowhere. Hope this helps, thanks!
    06-27-2015 06:15 PM
  4. eehsun's Avatar
    Here's my experience: I did an immediate hard reset after the upgrade and glance was there, which I enabled. After updating some apps from the Store, however, I noticed that Glance was gone, leaving me with no way of disabling it.. I believe this was also the case with 10036
    06-27-2015 06:19 PM
  5. jtshorns's Avatar
    I'm in same boat. Can't find it. Even after hard reset
    06-27-2015 09:52 PM
  6. Shake N Bake00's Avatar
    Settings> extras > glance screen
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    06-27-2015 10:12 PM
  7. Derausgewanderte's Avatar
    Settings> extras > glance screen
    smart alec. of course we all checked that...
    ​not on mine either. even after fresh hard reset.
    06-27-2015 10:20 PM
  8. Naveen Navi V's Avatar
    Same here on my Lumia 1320. I just did a hard reset and found that glance is no where. I had issue with 10136 and later 10149 too. Need glace badly 😒
    06-27-2015 11:02 PM
  9. cvflowe's Avatar
    I've disabled glance screen on my 1520 and battery life is still poor.
    06-27-2015 11:06 PM
  10. Ashalinia's Avatar
    Yep, missing glance as well as Hey Cortana, although both are installed and Hey Cortana is shown in the privacy settings.

    Opening both in the old store doesn't give me reinstall option and both don't open properly when tapping the link and tapping to open with Store beta.​
    06-27-2015 11:36 PM
  11. iamakii's Avatar
    Glance and Hey Cortana are installed. They are just not showing up in neither app list nor settings. No way to turn them off unless I do a hard reset again. :/
    Last edited by iamakii; 06-28-2015 at 03:59 PM.
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    06-27-2015 11:55 PM
  12. shaunydub's Avatar
    From what i have read it looks like anyone who did a hard reset after installing has this problem, if you went from 8.1 and didn't hard reset people seem to have the options still.
    Annoying as it is battery draining.
    aximtreo likes this.
    06-28-2015 01:19 AM
  13. Derausgewanderte's Avatar
    My last observation: I re-flashed my L830 with 8.1 last night. While on 8.1 I turned off auto-update on Store. I only let the system apps update. I then let the phone update to the latest 8.1 on my L830 ( 8.10.14219). I then installed Windows Insider and let it update to W10 10149. I let it sit for 10 hours and when I got back everything was working, including all system apps under extras. Even glance screen was there and running fine. All the apps that had update problems seemed to be fine. The only thing in terms of bug I had to this point was the blinking Quiet hours and some apps that still wanted to update from Store beta even though the apps are already installed and working fine.

    Ok, after a reboot Store beta found plenty more apps including system apps and updated them. Glance screen disappeared right from under my eyes. :(
    Last edited by Derausgewanderte; 06-29-2015 at 06:42 AM.
    06-28-2015 09:49 AM
  14. manus31's Avatar
    I would urge people to hard reset after installing the preview,and not restoring any backups.(only because this is what i did,but probably not the cause)(You will need to hard reset anyway if you want to get decent performance!!)I'm back on 8.1 now.I couldn't get the glance setting back on the preview no matter how I reset.After clean install of 8.1,the glance setting came back eventually .I did another hard reset after this and restored my data.I had to search for glance in the store after this though to get it back.Im gonna stick with 8.1 for now after all that
    Last edited by manus31; 06-28-2015 at 01:44 PM.
    06-28-2015 01:32 PM
  15. Rasetech's Avatar
    I also lost the glance settings after a hard reset.
    06-29-2015 12:55 AM
  16. TechFreak1's Avatar
    Interesting thread, can people please also post their phone models?

    Would help identify if it's more prevalent on some models or it's just across the board; in addition to this it would help others with the same model make a educated decision whether or not to install it on their phone(s) .
    06-29-2015 01:23 AM
  17. shaunydub's Avatar
    I am on a EU L1520 but from what I have read it is happening to all devices that people have done a hard reset on after upgrading from 8.1 to 10149.
    06-29-2015 01:33 AM
  18. vodda's Avatar
    L620 here.

    My story: after hard reset glance was there and I was able to set it up, it only showed clock thou. Then after updating apps via store beta the glance option from menu is gone (it was in extras), but the glance screen still works.

    The battery life is bad for me, I wonder if its related to glance or not, even with battery saver ON it drains ~ 6% per hour. If its related to glance I am happy to turn it off (thou I'd have to do another hard reset) as I use it on my daily driver (not a heavy user so can afford a couple of bugs).
    06-29-2015 01:41 AM
  19. shaunydub's Avatar
    I am just about to restore 8.1 and upgrade to 10149 without hard resetting in between to see what happens.
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    06-29-2015 01:46 AM
  20. Rasetech's Avatar
    I am on a 1020, I cannot say if the glance settings existed after the hard reset but before all the apps where updated. Glance itself works (with time display and notifications only) but I cannot change only.
    06-29-2015 01:58 AM
  21. emperor_skull's Avatar
    They would work if you upgraded from windows phone 8.1, then performing a hard reset with the windows 10 build installed, then you won't have access to glance screen, touch setting which will always crash, and other system settings that didn't come with windows 10, ( ie. The ones in extra settings icon within the setting)
    06-29-2015 02:33 AM
  22. adrian1338's Avatar
    Well ..when you flash from 8.1 directly the extra apps are listed correctly within the settings menu.
    After a hardreset the settings apps will not be published in the settings area but in the app list. Some of those will work ones upon activation and disappear from that list as well. Looks like Win10 cant publish those properly in either the app list or the settings list. This problem existed with all build though
    06-29-2015 05:33 AM
  23. vodda's Avatar
    Another hard reset for me and Glance is back. I am not updating any apps via Store Beta nor gonna turn on Glance. I am going to leave everything as it is after a hard reset, check battery life and then play with settings to see if there is something that affects battery life or is that just as 10149 is.
    06-29-2015 07:11 AM
  24. shaunydub's Avatar
    My 1520 is back on 8.1 now, just put 10149 on my 920 from 8.1 with no hard reset, will see how that goes before loading the 1520 again.
    ​Be interesting to see how battery life is without glance on,
    06-29-2015 08:18 AM
  25. docangle1's Avatar
    The trick that worked for me was to Install 'SysApp Pusher', find 'Glance' when it asks which store, use the Store Beta. Install 'Glance' and it will show up in the App List (Only until you restart your device, at which point it will disappear again, but in the meantime go into your App list and pin Glance to your Start Screen) even when you restart you can access via the pinned version but as stated will disappear from your App List.
    Derausgewanderte likes this.
    06-29-2015 02:05 PM
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