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[ REQUEST: user comfort ] launcher should behave like open app on swipe from top

asked 2015-10-06 11:45:21 +0200

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updated 2015-10-06 14:25:36 +0200

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Locking the device e.g. while the app-grid is still pulled up is not directly possible but can be very useful in hectic situations.


Even though I posted this a while ago within the jolla blog I'm doing it here again to make it votable for a hopefully improved SFOS 2 experience ...

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Locking the device is different from locking the screen. It seems you mean the latter. Device lock is meant for when you need a code to unlock the device.

Alen ( 2015-10-06 13:12:25 +0200 )edit

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answered 2015-10-06 12:21:46 +0200

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Locking is possible by double-pressing the power button.

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.... but unfortunately not by a single-handed single swipe ;)

launchpad ( 2015-10-06 12:33:50 +0200 )edit

Now you need to tap the lock icon, which will take you approx. 1/20 of a second. I don't personally understand why people complain that it's so slow with the new UI - it's not that much slower or harder to lock the screen.

raketti ( 2015-10-06 12:54:17 +0200 )edit

@raketti: it's not so much about speed as it's about ergonomics for me.

Mohjive ( 2015-10-06 14:35:32 +0200 )edit

I don't find locking the screen any harder/slower/cumbersome than before...

raketti ( 2015-10-06 14:38:30 +0200 )edit
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new method of swipe then tap is less ergonomic: it is 1) not single movement 2) not easy do do blind.

While keeping currents layout pull down and release on first vibration would be more ergonomic than pull down then tap.

vandersmash ( 2015-10-06 15:12:41 +0200 )edit
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