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Re: [vox-tech] Contacts app on Android



On Sat, Aug 21, 2010 at 05:39:17PM -0700, Bill Kendrick wrote:
>    So I've got a T-Mobile 3G MyTouch Slide (an HTC phone w/ Google & HTC
>    Sense stuff preinstalled).
>    It's almost perpetually telling me it's almost out of space (internal
>    storage). If I tap that warning in the notifications, it launches
>    "Manage applications", which allows me to sort by storage use.
>    By far the largest is "Contacts," at over 60MB. I think this is because
>    my overzealous acceptance of its offers to link up contacts between
>    apps. (E.g., I can tie a phone contact to their Facebook contact info &
>    photo)
>    Unfortunately, I don't really know what I can do to reduce how much
>    space this behemoth uses, without deleting contacts...
>    Has anyone out here had a similar situation, and if so, any clues on
>    how to reduce Contacts' storage use?

Sounds like a case of Trapper Keeper 2000! Only solution is to permanently
destroy the device before it gets completely gets out of hand and sucks
up every thing in its path!

brian
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Brian Lavender
http://www.brie.com/brian/

"There are two ways of constructing a software design. One way is to
make it so simple that there are obviously no deficiencies. And the other
way is to make it so complicated that there are no obvious deficiencies."

Professor C. A. R. Hoare
The 1980 Turing award lecture
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