Motorola Photon 4G :: Dont Get Any Notification Vibration Feedback When Phones On Vibrate Or Its On Sound?

Jan 22, 2012

im trying to figure out whats wrong with my photon, its been almost a month and when i get a notification (email,text,ect) i dont find out untill hours after i recived it because my phone doesnt vibrate. It vibrates when i get a call and when im using the keyboard but not when i get a notification. I have the vibration for notifications turned on but it doesnt seem to affect anything. I dont get any notification vibration feedback when my phones on vibrate or its on sound.

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Jul 30, 2012

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