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  • Last night I figured out how to pause a Say task that has multiple Say actions running through a For loop. https://groups.google.com/forum/m/#!topic/tasker/BLmZ8-57FmM Today I'm trying to implement ...
    Jeremy HarrisJeremy Harris
    May 7, 2014 at 6:08 pm
    May 12, 2014 at 10:04 am
  • Hello everyone. I have a profile with a Cell Near + Wifi Near contexts. Sadly, due to the current implementation of Wifi Near not evaluating to false when a SSID is first not seen, I get what you see ...
    Roberto FabriziRoberto Fabrizi
    May 14, 2014 at 11:28 am
    May 17, 2014 at 7:49 am
  • I still have a Galaxy Nexus and have had Tasker installed and running last couple of years. All of a sudden, my tasks aren't working and I see "no active profiles" in notification bar. Nothing has ...
    Matt CassellMatt Cassell
    May 1, 2014 at 3:10 am
    May 7, 2014 at 4:54 pm
  • Hello, I would like to use tasker to make my phone silent at certain times (preferably something not locked into times but able to be toggled on off whenever I choose) except for skype, and whatsapp ...
    Rick GoveRick Gove
    May 4, 2014 at 8:54 pm
    May 6, 2014 at 9:33 pm
  • Hey! This is what I want to do: When both my girlfriend and I leave the house, I want to turn off the lamps in the house. If my girlfriend leaves the house, but I am still there, I want the phones to ...
    Kristian MathisenKristian Mathisen
    May 15, 2014 at 4:43 pm
    May 17, 2014 at 7:52 pm
  • I'm curious why this app has such an unfathomable interface. It's been around for quite a while, and the interface is still about as easy as trying to play poker without ever looking at more than one ...
    Dar thlaanDar thlaan
    May 11, 2014 at 9:31 pm
    May 15, 2014 at 12:33 pm
  • Still to new to figure this out on my own :-( I have a set of actions which includes putting up a non-permanent notification. When the user taps/clears that notification, I would like a global ...
    David WhiteDavid White
    May 2, 2014 at 11:15 pm
    May 4, 2014 at 2:42 pm
  • I desperately need a Tasker task way to toggle this Accessibility setting on a Samsung tablet... Settings Accessibility Negative Colors Getting to Accessibility is easy. But I don't know how to ...
    VoiceScripterVoiceScripter
    May 13, 2014 at 3:48 pm
    May 14, 2014 at 12:57 am
  • New Tasker user here. Great app with lots of potential. I have created 3-4 profiles so far, but it seems that I must have something wrong. Some of the profiles contradict one another. Here are my ...
    B. AllgeierB. Allgeier
    May 11, 2014 at 10:33 pm
    May 13, 2014 at 2:55 am
  • Basically an early reminder? How to do this? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Tasker" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from ...
    L. GegleL. Gegle
    May 11, 2014 at 5:07 pm
    May 20, 2014 at 4:45 am
  • Hi, We're using Android tablets for Digital Signage. When the signage program is running the only way to exit it is to hit a physical button (back button) on the tablet itself. Since the tablets are ...
    JJ TylerJJ Tyler
    May 9, 2014 at 5:57 pm
    May 10, 2014 at 6:49 pm
  • I have a Task set up to add 5 seconds to a time value every day, and having trouble getting the result back into human readable time with a ':' What would be my Splitter in A10, then, how do I ...
    Scott SScott S
    May 5, 2014 at 2:45 pm
    May 7, 2014 at 5:43 pm
  • I would like to run a task when the lockscreen is unlocked with its code. It appears Tasker can detect whether or not the keyguard is disabled or enabled. Though, it doesn't appear Tasker can ...
    Charles DeensCharles Deens
    May 15, 2014 at 11:04 am
    May 16, 2014 at 5:29 am
  • I created a set of Tasker scenes and tasks. The tasks require AutoRemote and Mobilinc. The app works well except that nothing involving Mobilinc works. Mobilinc would normally send an http message ...
    TechnogeezerTechnogeezer
    May 14, 2014 at 1:53 pm
    May 15, 2014 at 6:13 pm
  • I can't even believe how hard this is. I don't even no where to start. When running play button I get the "no sign" saying it didn't work, yet sometimes a task will still execute (simulate since I ...
    Todd ParkerTodd Parker
    May 16, 2014 at 4:04 pm
    May 16, 2014 at 11:06 pm
  • I'm working to create a news widget to display the daily articles on NPR's homepage just to practice the process and learn more about tasker. So anyway I use HTTP Get and save the output to a txt ...
    Ben GrahamBen Graham
    May 5, 2014 at 5:45 pm
    May 6, 2014 at 4:01 am
  • Hi All, I created a profile that when i get an incoming call a scene pops out asking me to swipe left to terminate the incoming call and call the number back. It was working perfectly in v4.2 and ...
    MariOMariO
    May 3, 2014 at 7:49 am
    May 4, 2014 at 9:16 am
  • Hi all, I have a cal back scenario what worked well until the update of tasker. Profile: IF state 'call incoming' from a specific number AND event shake 'up & down' THEN TASK - end call - call set ...
    Mortimar AskaNemrodMortimar AskaNemrod
    May 1, 2014 at 12:19 pm
    May 2, 2014 at 6:03 pm
  • Profile: WIFI (68) Priority: 7 Restore: no State: Wifi Connected [ SSID:* MAC:* IP:* ] Enter: WIFI_On (33) A1: Variable Set [ Name:%WifiConn To:yes Do Maths:Off Append:Off ] A2: Stop [ With Error:Off ...
    Fugang YinFugang Yin
    May 12, 2014 at 2:20 pm
    May 18, 2014 at 10:20 am
  • I have Google Voice, therefore two numbers. My original cell number and ny new Google Voice number. I want to autoreply to texts sent to my old number informing them of my new number. But I do not ...
    Chad BartlettChad Bartlett
    May 15, 2014 at 5:12 pm
    May 17, 2014 at 4:43 pm
  • Hi, I'm using Autovoice + Tasker to send address query to Google Maps. I.e. directions to ferry station. Since Yandex Navigator supports traffic info where I live, I'd like to have tasker send ...
    Emre SezerEmre Sezer
    May 12, 2014 at 8:11 pm
    May 14, 2014 at 7:58 pm
  • The last update seems to have slowed down scene-related tasks on both my phone and my tabs. Note that all of my devices are quad-core and greater than 1.5GHz. I have a scene with about 25 buttons on ...
    TechnogeezerTechnogeezer
    May 13, 2014 at 11:51 am
    May 13, 2014 at 5:03 pm
  • I'm a long-term Tasker user and I know Tasker drains a lil bit more battery, but since I bought a N7, after some time im having problems with wakelocks on Tasker. When I had my 4.3 SGSIII it was ...
    Nuno MendesNuno Mendes
    May 10, 2014 at 10:40 am
    May 12, 2014 at 4:16 pm
  • In version 4.3, Tasker introduced %%var: meaning: "the variable whose name is held in %var". This great ability clearly works in setting variables. But does it work elsewhere? Specifically in a ...
    David WhiteDavid White
    May 4, 2014 at 5:20 pm
    May 5, 2014 at 7:23 am
  • TL;DR - If you don't care about my rambling/background information; skip to the task I wrote out/attached and tell me why it is not writing anything to the text file? I was trying to solve a problem ...
    GnomedGnomed
    May 9, 2014 at 10:40 pm
    May 10, 2014 at 12:59 am
  • Hello all! Ive been toying with tasker for a little while now. I was trying to get it to do what I wanted, then deviated from my original plan, and never really picked it back up. Right now Im using ...
    Justin GindinJustin Gindin
    May 7, 2014 at 5:09 pm
    May 9, 2014 at 8:01 pm
  • Goal: I have three different wireless chargers; home, car, and office. I currently have tasks for shared settings, undock, and specific settings for each dock type. I would like to have just one ...
    Aaron SuaAaron Sua
    May 4, 2014 at 2:02 pm
    May 9, 2014 at 2:02 pm
  • Hi. When i use my tracks apps on my bike, i want to turn automatically on and off the display each 10 seconds. 10 seconds display on and 10 or 20 seconds off for save battery. How to with tasker? -- ...
    Nicholas BonandoNicholas Bonando
    May 7, 2014 at 5:07 pm
    May 8, 2014 at 7:50 pm
  • Hi, I'm trying to upload .torrent files downloaded to Downloads folder to Dropbox. Since Dropsync uploads entire folder contents, I.couldn't find a workaround to upload only .torrent files. Any ...
    Emre SezerEmre Sezer
    May 4, 2014 at 3:48 pm
    May 5, 2014 at 6:06 pm
  • Hi, I've read the task scheduling section of the user guide but I think I've got one of my profiles in a bit of a muddle due to task scheduling. I'm trying to create a profile that will wait 20 mins ...
    MattMatt
    May 14, 2014 at 3:03 pm
    May 15, 2014 at 8:38 pm
  • I know it is a bit unreasonable to expect for just paying a couple of dollard but this thing is quite powerful but the documentation absolutley sucks. -- You received this message because you are ...
    Joe McDermottJoe McDermott
    May 14, 2014 at 6:48 pm
    May 15, 2014 at 5:49 am
  • Hi, Is there a way to change the date modified property of a file using Tasker? I read somewhere that this should be possible using Busybox but I can't figure out how. The reason I want to do this is ...
    FrederikFrederik
    May 8, 2014 at 8:08 pm
    May 12, 2014 at 6:59 pm
  • I just switched to the Samsung Galaxy S5 from a Droid Razr M. I loved the Smartactions feature on the Razr M. However, there is one feature I absolutely loved. After placing my phone in silent mode ...
    Les MurrellLes Murrell
    May 10, 2014 at 1:38 pm
    May 11, 2014 at 5:30 pm
  • Hello, I am using Tasker in my 4.2.2 phone. I have set a profile with cell near and wifi near to turn on wifi in my house and my office. While in office works as expected in my house area it keeps ...
    Serafim AngelisSerafim Angelis
    May 5, 2014 at 2:01 pm
    May 6, 2014 at 10:28 am
  • I have been playing with scenes for the first time. I have a Test scene made. I use the Create Scene action to create it then Element Create to create a text element as I want to dynamically create a ...
    Honey SnowHoney Snow
    May 1, 2014 at 2:03 pm
    May 2, 2014 at 4:51 pm
  • Hello, I have a profile with the following states: No Wifi Near {wifi sid}, *,*,0,0,Off + Not Calendar Entry *,*,*,Any,{Calendar name} + Call Incoming, {Contact Name} The action is to set the ringer ...
    Philip LeePhilip Lee
    May 16, 2014 at 3:20 pm
    May 18, 2014 at 4:14 am
  • I've turned on location services on my phone regardless of Tasker and created a Home and Work place based on wifi connections. Now I'm starting to build profiles, and I'd like to trigger a task based ...
    KeithKeith
    May 16, 2014 at 1:35 am
    May 17, 2014 at 6:43 am
  • Here are some of my tasker creations i find most useful. A lot of this has probably been mentioned by others before, but hopefully also something new. 1) Turns on Wifi when I arrive at certain ...
    KladdenKladden
    May 8, 2014 at 6:58 am
    May 15, 2014 at 6:43 pm
  • echo 1 /sys/class/mdnie/mdnie/negative That's for reversing Samsung Galaxy Tab (and others) colors. I've tried using two different shell script programs. Both of them succeed one time but fail after ...
    VoiceScripterVoiceScripter
    May 14, 2014 at 12:55 am
    May 15, 2014 at 5:39 pm
  • My regex checkers say this doesn't match (A1 to A2), but tasker says it does? A1: Variable Set [ Name:%regex To:(1[02]|[1|3|5|7|8])\s([1-9]|1[0-9]|2[0-9]|3[01])\s([0-9][0-9]|[1-9][0-9][0-9][0-9]) Do ...
    Brandon HorwathBrandon Horwath
    May 14, 2014 at 6:55 am
    May 14, 2014 at 7:57 am
  • I simply cannot get the hang of using the rudimentary Zoom interface for UI creation, let alone editing. My online searches found that there are softwares, for various platforms other than Android, ...
    PEN ChanterPEN Chanter
    May 9, 2014 at 8:14 am
    May 13, 2014 at 4:14 pm
  • is there any way to have Tasker either jump or scroll all the way to the top or bottom of a long long page? perhaps via a gesture of some sort? -- You received this message because you are subscribed ...
    N MokN Mok
    May 6, 2014 at 4:19 pm
    May 11, 2014 at 12:45 am
  • I'm using this set of profiles <http://tasker.wikidot.com/yanawa to turn wifi on/off when at home. My problem is it won't actually enable wifi. - When I leave, all the exit tasks work as expected. - ...
    Jeff BrassardJeff Brassard
    May 8, 2014 at 12:23 am
    May 9, 2014 at 7:08 pm
  • Is it possible to edit the icon of a button scene element with an action? If there is, I can't find it and Googling turns up nothing. I am trying to have a toggle button with 2 state icons (no ...
    Kyle WollastonKyle Wollaston
    May 6, 2014 at 5:03 am
    May 6, 2014 at 7:35 am
  • hi guys, have been looking for a solution for a long time now... i check for wifi near to set some variables, like "if wifi xy is near -- set home=1" now because of the way tasker works it takes 2 ...
    PfannoholikerPfannoholiker
    May 4, 2014 at 4:00 pm
    May 5, 2014 at 4:30 pm
  • Variable set %arr to abcd flash %arr IF %arr() is Set Result: Nothing showed My tasker version: 4.3u4m Currently I'm using [%arr(1) is Set] to determine if an array is set -- You received this ...
    Mike YinMike Yin
    May 4, 2014 at 10:02 am
    May 4, 2014 at 6:55 pm
  • My configuration: Phone: SGS2 GT-19100 Android: 4.1.2, rooted Apps: Tasker, SU, Secure Settings (GPS checked On) # modversion added to the top of the file /system/build.prop Condition: Tasks "name" + ...
    Jarek ChabrosJarek Chabros
    May 15, 2014 at 10:38 am
    May 17, 2014 at 3:38 pm
  • Greetings! Here's one that I don't quite know how to do in Tasker. In PHP I can calculate the compass direction given the degrees. I'd have an array of N,NNE,NE,ENE,E,ESE,SE,SSE,S,SSW,SW,WSW,W,WNW,NW ...
    Dave HandlerDave Handler
    May 15, 2014 at 5:27 am
    May 15, 2014 at 4:43 pm
  • the location profile in not working. i am currently on n7105 rooted. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Tasker" group. To unsubscribe from this group and ...
    Armel DjeuchokoArmel Djeuchoko
    May 11, 2014 at 4:35 am
    May 13, 2014 at 2:43 pm
  • Hey, I'm having a weird problem lately. It's with 2 very simple Tasker profiles related to display timeout and auto rotation. If I open an x/y/z.... app Then One profile is to set the timeout to 3 ...
    Gabi michelGabi michel
    May 10, 2014 at 7:42 pm
    May 11, 2014 at 5:25 pm
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