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  • This is intended as a short-lived beta. It has mainly a lot of bug fixes of recent new functionality and changes for JellyBean. http://tasker.dinglisch.net/beta.html Pent
    PentPent
    Aug 1, 2012 at 4:55 pm
    Aug 9, 2012 at 6:12 pm
  • I have seen many instances of downloading the calendar data to a text file and parsing it from there so I'm not totally lost, however I don't understand how the data is being parsed and looking at ...
    MikeMike
    Aug 10, 2012 at 3:30 am
    Jun 28, 2013 at 7:33 pm
  • http://tasker.dinglisch.net/beta.html Mostly bug fix release. I also made the Cell Near workaround and option which is disabled by default. There are 3 boolean preferences added to Set Tasker Pref ...
    PentPent
    Aug 15, 2012 at 9:51 am
    Nov 5, 2012 at 12:38 am
  • I have the world's simplest JavaScriptlet, it simply takes a variable that is a JSON feed, parses it and then stores the array. var Arr = JSON.parse(local(JSONVAR)); setLocal(JSONARR, arr); I click ...
    Paul [sabret00the]Paul [sabret00the]
    Aug 12, 2012 at 1:48 pm
    Nov 18, 2013 at 12:58 pm
  • hi I have the tasker the latest version (1.3.1). I am wondering if can the tasker make the trillian pro read message aloud when someone tying [send a message] ?
    Carlo67Carlo67
    Aug 16, 2012 at 7:06 am
    Mar 30, 2014 at 8:17 am
  • Just wanted everyone to know that I've posted the first part of a beginner's guide to Tasker on Pocketables: http://www.pocketables.com/2012/08/beginners-guide-to-tasker-part-1-tasker-basics.html I ...
    CptnodegardCptnodegard
    Aug 24, 2012 at 11:28 am
    Oct 24, 2012 at 6:18 pm
  • Hi All, I'm having an issue with a profile that is causing partial wakelocks to rocket out of control... I'm wondering if anyone can reproduce or if they can advise a better way to do this please ...
    SUrootSUroot
    Aug 30, 2012 at 2:02 pm
    Apr 6, 2013 at 12:32 am
  • After update today to 1.3.1m I'm getting messages "Vibrate on Ringer not available in this device" and the same for Vibrate on Notify. They worked until yesterday. Galaxy Nexus with Jelly Bean ...
    Ricardo GregoRicardo Grego
    Aug 10, 2012 at 11:57 am
    Aug 3, 2013 at 2:45 pm
  • Hi, I have two profiles that turn on/off bluetooth while connected/disconneted to multiple wifi. I think there is a simpler way to do this using variables, instead of having two profiles. Please ...
    ShanShan
    Aug 15, 2012 at 11:33 am
    Aug 23, 2012 at 2:02 pm
  • Any help with this would be much appreciated, it would be fantastic to know that when I go into a meeting my phone would switch to silent. Thanks, Jim
    JimSJimS
    Aug 25, 2012 at 9:51 pm
    Apr 4, 2014 at 2:11 pm
  • I have updated to 1.3u1 on my SGS2 Android 4.0.3, and have now found that all the tasks that I had programmed in that would normally set to play music with the "Media Control: Toggle Pause" command ...
    WojtekWojtek
    Aug 2, 2012 at 8:35 am
    Nov 18, 2013 at 9:19 pm
  • I just started playing with Google Now on a Xoom. Anyone know if there's a way to launch it from Tasker?
    Focused On DistractionsFocused On Distractions
    Aug 1, 2012 at 11:45 pm
    Oct 26, 2013 at 4:23 am
  • I love this app, and I was trying to configure an HTTP GET action using SSL and noticed that it doesn't play too nice with self-signed/untrusted certificates. This is the error I get: "Input/Output ...
    RyanRyan
    Aug 8, 2012 at 5:55 am
    Apr 3, 2014 at 5:33 am
  • Hi, I've made no significant changes to my tasker code (changed some tasks but not profiles) and have lately noticed that tasker is setting wakelocks covering 21% of the elapsed time ...
    DbareisDbareis
    Aug 15, 2012 at 7:46 am
    Aug 28, 2012 at 11:01 am
  • Up until now my kid apps always had profiles running so they were automatically running in the background. The app I build has an intensive UI and uses between 50mb(foreground) and 25mb(background) ...
    NixxNixx
    Aug 6, 2012 at 4:57 pm
    Aug 9, 2012 at 2:32 pm
  • Hi, I am using similar profile to read text. It was not working and I changed the : to , and it worked. I changed it because I saw it somewhere on the web.
    ShanShan
    Aug 10, 2012 at 2:47 pm
    Aug 13, 2012 at 6:48 am
  • Would it be possible to use Tasker to create profiles for an Application Locker? So a condition is met I'd only have X, Y and Z locked, otherwise it's have Q, R, S, T, U, V and W locked. Would I need ...
    Paul [sabret00the]Paul [sabret00the]
    Aug 6, 2012 at 12:23 pm
    Aug 7, 2012 at 6:33 pm
  • I know it's crazy, and cuts into Pent's food bill more than it would affect any of us, but do you think it's time that Tasker was open sourced? Tasker is nearly cohesive enough to run phone backends ...
    Moocow1452Moocow1452
    Aug 25, 2012 at 7:44 pm
    Feb 3, 2014 at 9:14 am
  • Hey guys, new Tasker user here with a question. Does Tasker support the concept of cascading profiles? This is really handy in the case of setting volume. Here's a real world example that I'm ...
    Alex BrekkenAlex Brekken
    Aug 30, 2012 at 6:13 am
    Nov 15, 2012 at 11:54 pm
  • I have a task that shows a scene. The scene has two buttons when one is tapped it plays a sound, set a profile on or off depending on which one is pressed. Then destroys the scene. This works fine on ...
    Dlx29Dlx29
    Aug 14, 2012 at 1:53 am
    Aug 15, 2012 at 2:41 pm
  • Hello, I would like to install Tasker if it can automatically detect that I am driving my car (without dock or any action of my part), in that case forward all incoming calls (and/or SMS) to my car ...
    ThePascalkenThePascalken
    Aug 6, 2012 at 10:50 am
    Sep 6, 2013 at 8:00 pm
  • I would like some help making a profile: (I want the profile to send a love text to my wife, maybe a set of 3 different text, but with variables to randomize it, and only during day light times
    Glenn ElliottGlenn Elliott
    Aug 21, 2012 at 5:39 am
    Aug 28, 2012 at 9:43 am
  • one more thing.... when I add new versions of my app to the playstore before I save, it tells me it has not been zip-aligned and I was not sure if this was something that tasker developer was aware ...
    RyRy
    Aug 12, 2012 at 11:38 pm
    Aug 13, 2012 at 4:53 pm
  • This regards the excellent step-through here: http://tasker.wikidot.com/using-linux-shell-with-tasker-for-a-technical-battery-widget The Android Terminal Emulator does not seem to be responding as ...
    ElectricpeteElectricpete
    Aug 10, 2012 at 6:03 pm
    Aug 12, 2012 at 4:25 pm
  • Profile: Telemóvel A Tocar (21) Priority: 7 CoolDown: 0 Event: Phone Ringing [ Caller:* ] Enter: Anon (23) A1: Variable Set [ Name:%Teltocar To:yeap Do Maths:Off Append:Off ] A2: Profile Status [ ...
    Nuno MendesNuno Mendes
    Aug 8, 2012 at 11:34 pm
    Aug 10, 2012 at 7:41 am
  • OK, I've searched everywhere for this and since I can't find the answer I can only assume I am missing something obvious. The Notify action has the option of using a variable to specify the icon. I ...
    KeithKeith
    Aug 22, 2012 at 2:35 am
    Nov 30, 2013 at 9:07 pm
  • Hi, I have a scene that shows 2 buttons. 1st button, shows another scene 2nd button, hides all the scenes. So far they work... But when Im on the 2nd scene, then I press Android's Home button, it ...
    GlenGlen
    Aug 6, 2012 at 2:37 pm
    Nov 28, 2012 at 8:47 am
  • Hi, with Pent authorization to spam this group (thanks again Pent), I'm proud to announce that on Play Store is available the Voice Control version with a working voice command that allows to execute ...
    Luka KamaLuka Kama
    Aug 28, 2012 at 9:22 am
    Sep 7, 2012 at 12:32 pm
  • I created this profile to switch mobile data off when my screen its off, I want to do this because I understand that this can save some battery, its that correct? Profile: Data switch off When screen ...
    JimSJimS
    Aug 21, 2012 at 10:54 am
    Aug 23, 2012 at 10:03 pm
  • I'm trying to setup a task that opens Google Voice's compose sms screen with a number already specified. I've been searching online and playing with Tasker for the last few days and keep coming up ...
    Agr00mAgr00m
    Aug 13, 2012 at 1:39 pm
    Jan 14, 2014 at 4:15 pm
  • If you want to get the unread email count from K9 you first need to locate the K9 database. In my case I set the storage location to External Storage (SD card) under Account Settings Storage in K9 ...
    NanobrainNanobrain
    Aug 20, 2012 at 10:27 pm
    Jul 28, 2013 at 2:11 am
  • Hi Tasker is keep crashing when I try to make scene, after entrying a name for a scene, then add any element i.e Map and click on show traffic and once I checked on green check mark it gives error ...
    ShanShan
    Aug 12, 2012 at 2:38 am
    Aug 13, 2012 at 5:56 am
  • I'd like to execute a task from within another task. Is that possible? Thanks!
    PaulQPaulQ
    Aug 15, 2012 at 7:23 am
    Jan 28, 2013 at 5:53 am
  • I've used Tasker App Factory successfully when I was using a beta version of Tasker, but I'm no longer able to generate an apk using Tasker from the market. There is no beta version currently, ...
    Jeff SimpsonJeff Simpson
    Aug 1, 2012 at 6:47 am
    Nov 14, 2012 at 10:38 am
  • Does anyone know if you can turn off the new mail LED light on a Verizon Galaxy SIII and, if so, how? I get an email about 2 in the morning and that causes my LED to pulse for the rest of the night.
    BradMBradM
    Aug 8, 2012 at 10:05 pm
    Oct 23, 2012 at 8:51 pm
  • Moving house again, will be not very active here for a few days. Pent
    PentPent
    Aug 21, 2012 at 4:20 pm
    Sep 27, 2012 at 4:00 pm
  • Hi everyone, I just read about this patent application by Apple. Patent ...
    Michael FreyMichael Frey
    Aug 29, 2012 at 10:46 am
    Aug 30, 2012 at 10:02 pm
  • hello to all guys I wanted to ask a help time management.. I want to create a program that allows me to send an automatic email, to catch the train at certain times. I'll explain, I have the set ...
    GuidoxGuidox
    Aug 28, 2012 at 4:06 pm
    Aug 30, 2012 at 4:32 pm
  • Greetings all, I was wondering if it would be possible to create a task to use to "create" a time card in Google Calender? What I would like to is set up 4 different tasks: Start work time: Start ...
    Ed JaeglerEd Jaegler
    Aug 17, 2012 at 6:17 pm
    Aug 21, 2012 at 7:11 pm
  • Hi Pent, I realize asking for anything new to be put on the to-do list at this point is probably a little pointless but I thought I'd try anyway :) Short Version: Would be possible to have a vlookup ...
    MattMatt
    Aug 18, 2012 at 2:43 pm
    Aug 20, 2012 at 7:35 am
  • Haven't bought tasker yet but most definitely will. I was wandering if it was possible to use tasker to prevent my phone from roaming, not just data but also calls. My problem is I live on the border ...
    TiagoTiago
    Aug 10, 2012 at 2:31 pm
    Aug 16, 2012 at 2:14 pm
  • Hi pent, first of all thank you for this amazing work, I just bought tasker 2 weeks ago, and i so love it. The way it switch profiles automaticly is so great. Now the smartphones really gets smart :) ...
    BmwSensationBmwSensation
    Aug 6, 2012 at 12:19 pm
    Aug 8, 2012 at 10:23 am
  • I using galaxy nexus stock rom 4.1.1. I created a headphone profile. When I plugin the headphone. The system, notification and ringtone volume will decrease. When I unplug the phone, tasker should ...
    SLSL
    Aug 17, 2012 at 9:24 am
    Oct 18, 2013 at 6:36 am
  • This is a great idea, and I join you in your call. Furthermore, I'd love it if I could have a way to send a Glympse whenever I (or a family member) left certain locations. Put all that together, and ...
    David LomaxDavid Lomax
    Aug 17, 2012 at 5:39 am
    Oct 11, 2013 at 12:46 pm
  • As I've read you'll be working more on the scenes in the future I don't think this will be fixed soon. But had to mention it. When I use a button in a scene to run a script that takes 10 seconds to ...
    NixxNixx
    Aug 13, 2012 at 11:34 pm
    Aug 10, 2013 at 7:22 am
  • I have now learned to set up and use profiles, tasks and variables and feel I have grasped the basics of tasker. What I would now like to do is start to learn how To create scenes, however when I ...
    JimSJimS
    Aug 28, 2012 at 8:10 pm
    Aug 30, 2012 at 11:05 pm
  • Hello all! I have made an alarm clock which is suppose to go off with the use of a Wait until task. In short here's how it happens: 1 - Get %AlarmTime (variable query or automatic profile at night) 2 ...
    LionelLionel
    Aug 14, 2012 at 5:59 am
    Aug 29, 2012 at 9:53 pm
  • This morning I was forced to update to Android 4.0.4 and have lost the ability to toggle GPS through Tasker. So my only choice is to root and install Secure Settings. Can anyone point me to EASY and ...
    OhioGuy67OhioGuy67
    Aug 22, 2012 at 3:35 pm
    Aug 28, 2012 at 9:24 am
  • I created this task to use as a widget to change my audio settings: TotalVolumeControl (2) A1: Variable Add [ Name:%TotalVolumeControl Value:1 Wrap Around:4 ] A2: Set Widget Icon [ ...
    JimSJimS
    Aug 21, 2012 at 7:06 am
    Aug 25, 2012 at 4:20 am
  • Whatever happened to the icon sets Blue Chrome, & Orange Jelly? I do like the new Silver, and you still have green, but I really miss the orange & blue. I found it important to have different colors ...
    Dave.Q.PublicDave.Q.Public
    Aug 2, 2012 at 12:41 pm
    Aug 11, 2012 at 3:58 am
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