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Purushothaman V

Feature Requests  - 
 
Allow integration with Touchdown app and its calander
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Jason Toy

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Maybe add a do not disturb setting ... Like I can set night hours to vibrate/silent
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Aidan Wilson

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Hey all, I just downloaded and have been trying out Busy Me for a little while, and I'm impressed with it so far, but I think it would be improved by allowing keywords to occur in the description rather than just the event title. Also, I wonder if it would be possible to include other actions based on different keywords, like wifi state, gps, flight mode, etc.

Also, I wonder what would happen if Busy Me sets a state, such as vibration, and then you delete the event. Would it remain in that state until the user manually sets it? I suppose the trigger is the closure of the event, rather than the vibration/silent status being set 'while' an event was current.
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"I wonder what would happen if ... you delete the event."
Busy Me checks if an event is occurring at the "current" time--essentially ignoring start and end times. If you delete an event from your phone's Calendar app during the event, your phone will be restored your ringer at the next 5 minute check (unless your settings say to never turn the ringer back on). If you delete from the calendar.google.com website, there could be a delay in that being synced to your phone's calendar.

"...include other actions based on different keywords, like wifi state, gps, flight mode, etc."
While I plan to do things like auto-reply to calls and texts, prompt to return ringer to normal after a set time when you manually turn your ringer off, etc, I don't intend to make Busy Me a full settings manager. There are apps of apps like Locale and Tasker that already do a good job at that.

"...allowing keywords to occur in the description rather than just the event title."
You can add already add
#busy into the description field, but I can see how this might be useful. Descriptions can be bloated with all kinds of text, so I thought it would be overkill. However, I'll look into it for a future update.
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Tim Sneller

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Still having issues, with the Beta version installed, where SOMETHING is setting the phone to SILENT, instead of VIBRATE.  It's not happening all the time, but it's happening enough to be a nuisance.

There is not enough logging info for BusyMe to know for sure whether it is BM that has set it to SILENT, or something else. BUT - I don't (AFAIK) have any other apps installed which is capable of disabling the ringer, apeart from Smart-Toggles, which should only do it when I tell it to....
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If your ringer is already off before a meeting, Busy Me does nothing. It only acts if the ringer is on. Likewise, if you turn the ringer on during a meeting, Busy Me does nothing until the next meeting. I don't want to intrude on anyone's personal preferences. If you're not seeing notifications, Busy Me isn't changing your ringer.

Does that help solve or answer this riddle?
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Busy Me for Android
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Announcements  - 
 
Busy Me version 1.5.3-beta1 has been released (for beta testers only). It may take an hour or so to show up for testers on Google Play.

What's New:
- Fixes to prevent "Calendar not found" error

NOTE: To become a beta tester, join this community and then opt-in for the beta program here:
https://play.google.com/apps/testing/com.fernandodunn.android.busyme.lite
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This community is for the support, beta testing, feature requests and general discussion of the Busy Me for Android app. To become a beta tester, simply join this community then click the opt-in link.

David Bregman

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I like the idea of the app - it is just what I am looking for. Here is the issue. On my Note 2 the Busy Me notification  shows up during a calendar event that the ringer is off - but the phone still rings.  Thoughts?
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Wow you must have done something. I saw there was an update, download it and it now works!
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Busy Me for Android
owner

Announcements  - 
 
Busy Me 1.5.3-beta2 was released a few hours ago (for beta testers only)

What's New:
- Override previous notification rather than creating new ones
- Fix for potential (rare) situation where Busy Me does not turn ringer off
- Fix for "Calendar not found" error

NOTE: To become a beta tester, join this community and then opt-in for the beta program here:

https://play.google.com/apps/testing/com.fernandodunn.android.busyme.lite
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Chris Takahashi

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Cool.  I have 1.5.3-beta1 installed now.  I'll let you know if I have the same issues.
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Thanks, Chris!
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Hi Fernando, I stumbled upon this app when I was looking for one with these features but I'm unable to install it because of country restrictions.
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Awesome. Let me know how it goes. Did you install the beta?
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Tim Sneller

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Hi Fernando,

I've joined the group, and signed up as a tester. I uninstalled BusyMe, and tried downloading it from the Play store, but I'm still on v1.5.2, dated 9-Apr-2013

I'm not quite sure what I've missed.
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I released a new version (1.5.3-beta1) last night. Let me know how it goes.
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