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  • Hi guys, this is my first post here. In my long search across the internet for a workaround to the keyguard problem on Lollipop, I couldn't find one. So I've decided to try it myself. And so I'm here ...
    Eliad LevyEliad Levy
    Feb 12, 2015 at 12:06 am
    Feb 12, 2015 at 12:06 am
  • Im trying to get a task to run between 17:30 - 2100 if my phone connects to a certain net location. after the task runs once during that day it shouldn't run again. I can get the net location working ...
    MattMatt
    Feb 11, 2015 at 7:59 pm
    Feb 11, 2015 at 8:29 pm
  • Trying for a Hourly chime, where the chime equals the hour (12hr clock). Shown is a screen shot of my tasks. AM hours the chime docent stop (Maybe the 0 before military time is causing issue) and PM ...
    Dave GDave G
    Feb 11, 2015 at 7:21 pm
    Feb 11, 2015 at 8:08 pm
  • Hi, I've just installed Tasker and I'm getting used to it. I've found a series of profiles and tasks that creates exactly what I'm looking for here ...
    Luciano CoutoLuciano Couto
    Feb 11, 2015 at 6:06 pm
    Feb 11, 2015 at 6:21 pm
  • To be clear I'm speaking of the phone receiving push notifications that other apps send. I already have a plugin that allows me to set a profile that activates when I'm on data or wifi etc made by a ...
    Anthony SalvatoreAnthony Salvatore
    Feb 11, 2015 at 5:49 pm
    Feb 11, 2015 at 7:58 pm
  • I wrote a profile to get my current data usage from Verizon to put in a zooper widget. Verizon sends a text if you call the #DATA number. I want to run this profile overnight and not wake up from the ...
    GodSpongeGodSponge
    Feb 11, 2015 at 4:43 pm
    Feb 11, 2015 at 4:43 pm
  • would it be possible to implement that icon set by Set Tasker Icon survive the reboot, so that is handled same way like global variables? Thank you -- You received this message because you are ...
    Milan RoubalMilan Roubal
    Feb 11, 2015 at 4:02 pm
    Feb 12, 2015 at 12:14 am
  • I have a profile which I use in the car. It is activated upon connection to my car Bluetooth. All works pretty well. But… The media volume, or Bluetooth volume doesn’t not seem to change in some ...
    Richard WallaceRichard Wallace
    Feb 11, 2015 at 3:38 pm
    Feb 11, 2015 at 7:22 pm
  • Apps created with the App Factory tool wont launch when using googles voice commands. It seems to be an issue with the capitalization of the app. In testing. I made two apps. Screen and screen. The ...
    Chris McKenzieChris McKenzie
    Feb 11, 2015 at 1:05 pm
    Feb 12, 2015 at 2:01 am
  • Hi, According to the documentation: "Disabling the profile, disabling or reinstalling Tasker causes the count to *reset*". I noticed that a reboot also resets the step counter. Is this meant to ...
    Edwin van GeelenEdwin van Geelen
    Feb 11, 2015 at 9:42 am
    Feb 11, 2015 at 3:43 pm
  • I've been using Tasker for years, and seemingly from one day to the other it stopped working. *Symptom:* A few seconds after closing the Tasker UI, the icon disappears, indicating that the process ...
    Michael JastramMichael Jastram
    Feb 11, 2015 at 8:54 am
    Feb 11, 2015 at 7:54 pm
  • I am having trouble populating %HTTPD when I receive an HTTP Error code (400+) This was supposed to be fixed in v4.3u1 as per the changelog: *HTTP Post/Get: response codes 400-599: store returned ...
    ZmanZman
    Feb 11, 2015 at 8:23 am
    Feb 11, 2015 at 8:23 am
  • I have a scene that calls a task using the Say action in a loop on each item in an array. The idea is to Say each item until a Cancel button is pressed on the scene. I have the Cancel button's Tap do ...
    Isaac AsherIsaac Asher
    Feb 11, 2015 at 2:07 am
    Feb 11, 2015 at 2:41 am
  • Hello, I've had a profile setup for a while now "Calendar Entry Google:meeting - Interrupt Mode: None" This means that when I have a meeting (in Google cal) the phone automatically goes into No ...
    Francesco BrazzelliFrancesco Brazzelli
    Feb 11, 2015 at 1:27 am
    Feb 11, 2015 at 1:36 am
  • What I'm trying to accomplish is a task that intercepts any of my outgoing calls and instead calls them through google voice on the cell network (using minutes, not data like the GV app). So I have a ...
    SS
    Feb 11, 2015 at 12:26 am
    Feb 12, 2015 at 4:01 am
  • Goal: Use an NFC tag to toggle the stock Mobile Hotspot on and off. Method: Use Trigger to launch a Tasker task. The Tasker task is Net/WiFi Tether/Set-Toggle. Problem: The above method turns on the ...
    Chris FitzgeraldChris Fitzgerald
    Feb 10, 2015 at 10:56 pm
    Feb 10, 2015 at 10:56 pm
  • Whenever I have multiple "BT Connected" profiles, only the very first one works, regardless of which ones are set to "On" or "Off." Is this a bug or am I doing something wrong? I would like to have ...
    Carey JensenCarey Jensen
    Feb 10, 2015 at 7:50 pm
    Feb 11, 2015 at 9:53 pm
  • Hi, This is Nagaraju GUtta, - Recruitment and Resources from SancroSoft USA Inc. We have an urgent requirement as follows: Please respond with resumes in MS-Word Format with the following details to ...
    Rajagutta2Rajagutta2
    Feb 10, 2015 at 5:24 pm
    Feb 10, 2015 at 5:24 pm
  • Hi, I've been using Tasker for the past few days now. I've gotten the basics down and have been able to create a few profiles( wifi on/off,sound at unlock with custom volume, custom volume for ...
    Jerome TJerome T
    Feb 10, 2015 at 4:06 pm
    Feb 10, 2015 at 5:55 pm
  • Hello i'm new to Tasker. I want that when a email comes in the email will be copyed and pasted in a whatsapp messagegroup. is this possible? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to ...
    Pieter MarkPieter Mark
    Feb 10, 2015 at 4:03 pm
    Feb 11, 2015 at 9:59 am
  • Hi dear firends, new user here in the group. I'm trying manipulate EXIF tags in pictures taken using the Take Photo action. Inspired by David Wang's post here ...
    Ping FloodPing Flood
    Feb 10, 2015 at 2:21 pm
    Feb 10, 2015 at 5:28 pm
  • Although I have done several simple scenes, I am going crazy with designing a scene for my Car Mode. Every time it changes the dimension of itself as well as the elements. I am sharing herewith some ...
    Abdullah AlahdalAbdullah Alahdal
    Feb 10, 2015 at 12:38 pm
    Feb 11, 2015 at 5:50 pm
  • Hi, i have made two different "notify vibrate" on different tasks that both include two action buttons. My problem is that they appear about every other time the notify triggers. I don't think i've ...
    Profajl NejmProfajl Nejm
    Feb 10, 2015 at 8:47 am
    Feb 11, 2015 at 3:01 am
  • How to make tasker say battery level when my phone is on charging and everytime the battery level gets to 10, 20, 30, 40 and so on? What formula should I apply? -- You received this message because ...
    Saad ThahimSaad Thahim
    Feb 10, 2015 at 8:33 am
    Feb 11, 2015 at 7:47 pm
  • This is for the dev: AutoCasting mp3s works great right up until it encounters mp3s with commas. Example: "Daft Punk - Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger.mp3" If you are unable to duplicate the problem ...
    Adam WAdam W
    Feb 9, 2015 at 11:57 pm
    Feb 10, 2015 at 4:11 pm
  • I'm trying to make it so that a tasks happens every time it is OUTSIDE of the times that I've specified. I have tried various different variable and different ways of formatting the value. I have ...
    Nathaniel BakerNathaniel Baker
    Feb 9, 2015 at 11:20 pm
    Feb 10, 2015 at 12:30 am
  • Hello, I've been using Tasker for many years without problems. But now, suddenly, it became unreliable. Meaning: Profiles didn't activate, even though the conditions were met. Once I realized I had a ...
    Michael JastramMichael Jastram
    Feb 9, 2015 at 8:12 pm
    Feb 11, 2015 at 10:52 am
  • I'm having trouble importing an xml file into my tasks. I downloaded it and stored it in my Tasker folder under profiles. However when I go into the app and press import, I can only see folders and ...
    chance Jepsonchance Jepson
    Feb 9, 2015 at 8:00 pm
    Feb 9, 2015 at 10:06 pm
  • I am wanting to create a sleep profile based on time, location and my phone not being used for 30 minutes. I cannot figure out how to create the context for no phone activity. I've seen a blog where ...
    Christi NixonChristi Nixon
    Feb 9, 2015 at 7:38 pm
    Feb 9, 2015 at 9:11 pm
  • I placed a simple widget to silence volume and lower brightness on my home menu, and when I touch the widget, the phone buttons will light up and it will make a sound like it's going to do something, ...
    Anthony SalvatoreAnthony Salvatore
    Feb 9, 2015 at 7:15 pm
    Feb 10, 2015 at 4:17 pm
  • Hi, all. I'm wondering if it's possible to make a task that toggles Chrome's "Reduce data usage" setting. Background: the setting causes Google to send you compressed, cached copies of pages from its ...
    EchristophersonEchristopherson
    Feb 9, 2015 at 5:38 pm
    Feb 10, 2015 at 3:49 pm
  • I've created a notification that gives me some information, but when I try to add it to a Profile I can only do it by day or daily clock. I need something that will alert me at 04:00 on Friday 13th ...
    Steve NixonSteve Nixon
    Feb 9, 2015 at 4:06 pm
    Feb 10, 2015 at 11:06 pm
  • Hey there =) So I'm trying to make a profile that will do the next action: if not connected to a bluetooth device for more than 2 minutes: turn bluetooth off and turn device orientation off * also ...
    Yuval TurgemanYuval Turgeman
    Feb 9, 2015 at 2:59 pm
    Feb 9, 2015 at 8:50 pm
  • Hi all, I am trying to export a profile so I can send it to someone for troubleshooting - I long press the profile and hit "export" and nothing seems to happen - I get no message acknowledging ...
    Tom PrendergastTom Prendergast
    Feb 9, 2015 at 2:58 pm
    Feb 9, 2015 at 3:20 pm
  • Hello, I did try to set a Popup menu when something happens. The menu suggested a scene "Text and Icon". After it was selected tasker seemed to have created the scene under scenes. But no matter what ...
    Sven S.Sven S.
    Feb 9, 2015 at 2:41 pm
    Feb 9, 2015 at 7:45 pm
  • Hi all,did someone think possible use tasker for read data from a bluetooth device like this ?: http://www.ti.com/tool/CC2541DK-SENSOR -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the ...
    Marco TonoliMarco Tonoli
    Feb 9, 2015 at 2:14 pm
    Feb 9, 2015 at 2:14 pm
  • Hi I created a task a while ago that copies all the files in one directory to another. I have been running this task using a home screen the tasker widget (looks line a shortcut icon to me) for a ...
    Melchior StanderMelchior Stander
    Feb 9, 2015 at 8:32 am
    Feb 10, 2015 at 7:43 am
  • Because when my headset gets out of range and comes back later into range does not auto connect, please help me do this in Tasker. When connection is lost*, *keep toggling* BT every x seconds, (on BT ...
    GTMShip-gm TGTMShip-gm T
    Feb 9, 2015 at 7:44 am
    Feb 11, 2015 at 4:14 pm
  • Hi there everyone I'm new to Android and Tasker, trying to move photos from my WhatsApp media folder (internal) to my external SD. I followed this tutorial http://youtu.be/h86EZcdOlVk pretty much ...
    DazHDazH
    Feb 9, 2015 at 5:24 am
    Feb 11, 2015 at 1:28 am
  • Is there a simple (or complicated) way to detect when my Chromecast connection has dropped? I've got a task to restart it, but I've not been able to figure out how to detect when Chromecast drops so ...
    Dennis A.Dennis A.
    Feb 9, 2015 at 3:09 am
    Feb 10, 2015 at 7:01 pm
  • Not sure when this one crept in or how I missed it for this long..... :/ This seems to be only when I use %TIMES to set the variables. Using %TIME seems to work as expected. When Setting a time frame ...
    Rich DRich D
    Feb 8, 2015 at 11:48 pm
    Feb 9, 2015 at 2:45 am
  • I created a profile that auto responded to sms whilst driving. It worked, but would send a sms to anyone received when eventually connected to bluetooth. So I deleted this profile, but my sms is ...
    Aaron MilborrowAaron Milborrow
    Feb 8, 2015 at 5:29 pm
    Feb 9, 2015 at 10:46 am
  • My auto response profile/text is supposed to trigger if I get a text while on a call. However, it seems to trigger without getting a text. I was on a call a few minutes ago and it triggered on a text ...
    Rich BelthoffRich Belthoff
    Feb 8, 2015 at 5:00 pm
    Feb 9, 2015 at 10:17 am
  • My auto response profile/text is supposed to trigger if I get a text while on a call. However, it seems to trigger without getting a text. I was on a call a few minutes ago and it triggered on a text ...
    Rich BelthoffRich Belthoff
    Feb 8, 2015 at 4:28 pm
    Feb 10, 2015 at 5:33 pm
  • Ls980 cm12 latest nightly tasker installs seems fine all settings good shows in task bar no active profiles they work if I test them.have same room in nexus 7 tasker works fine -- You received this ...
    Eric JensenEric Jensen
    Feb 8, 2015 at 4:15 pm
    Feb 9, 2015 at 4:10 pm
  • Hello Please let me know how can config profile and task to do this: 1. listen receiving sms 2. if received sms has specific keyword (e.g. 'secret') go to 3 else exit. 3. check phone gps status. if ...
    Hojjat A. M.RezaeiHojjat A. M.Rezaei
    Feb 8, 2015 at 1:54 pm
    Feb 8, 2015 at 1:54 pm
  • Hello, I have a one profiles to turn down my volume at night and one to set it back in the am. They do not seem to be working. Tasker logs does show the profile is executed but volume does not ...
    Scott WindhamScott Windham
    Feb 8, 2015 at 12:16 am
    Feb 10, 2015 at 4:44 pm
  • I'm looking to use Tasker to create an app for managing client and appointment records for my business. I have installed aSQLiteManager and created a few tables for testing. When I set up the action ...
    Isaac AsherIsaac Asher
    Feb 7, 2015 at 9:23 pm
    Feb 8, 2015 at 5:48 pm
  • As the subject implies, I have noticed all of my tasks that invoke the 'Say' command have become extremely slow. Can you someone please help me.... Thanks, Sathish -- You received this message ...
    Sathish RaviSathish Ravi
    Feb 7, 2015 at 7:01 pm
    Feb 11, 2015 at 4:23 pm
  • I'm wondering if there is a way to use different shapes in Tasker other than Oval and Rectangle. I have tried to use an image of a triangle but the clickable background of the triangle is a square ...
    Matthew gammonsMatthew gammons
    Feb 7, 2015 at 2:30 pm
    Feb 7, 2015 at 2:30 pm
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