1. stickyshocker's Avatar
    Afternoon all

    I have noticed on 8.1 that my message tones were not playing in full so I have been busy looking for a solution. The problem seems to be linked with the notification banner if its turned on and when I receive a message the screen turns on with the banner then as soon as the banner fades away the tone stops, turn the banner off completely the tone goes off but the screen stays off and the tone plays in full. My sons 520 seems to be doing the same.

    Is anyone else having the problem?
    L Beezy likes this.
    04-26-2014 11:41 AM
  2. L Beezy's Avatar
    Yep, I'm having the same problem as well. I just shortened the few long message tones I had to accommodate for this 5-secondish message tone limit with the banner. I didn't, however, know that the length was due to the banner. Good find!
    04-26-2014 11:48 AM
  3. stickyshocker's Avatar
    Well I thought it may help someone not a massive issue now i know what it is but hope its fixed soon
    04-27-2014 02:19 PM
  4. stickyshocker's Avatar
    ok just thought I would bring this up again as still having the same problem with my new 930 so its obviously an OS problem just cant understand why no one else is having the same problem, is anyone else having this issue?
    08-02-2014 01:45 PM
  5. stickyshocker's Avatar
    Ok I'm going to bump this one last time hoping one of you might like to try and see if they are getting the same results as me
    08-03-2014 04:22 PM
  6. Link Kadeshi's Avatar
    I have this too on my 925. Though I only notice it on my voicemail tone. My text tones are short enough that I wouldn't notice them. I have zero issue with turning off the banner with my voicemail. Thanks for the info!
    08-04-2014 04:40 AM
  7. colinkiama's Avatar
    It's always like that. If you hold the banner so it doesn't move, the tone will continue to play.
    08-04-2014 04:50 AM
  8. stickyshocker's Avatar
    So its a bug that hardly anyone has noticed, thing is when I had my 8x randomly they worked fine now on my 930 I cant get them to work as they should it's stupid
    08-04-2014 12:13 PM

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