[Mobile.AI] Connecting USB devices on Android

Aruni Sharma arunisharma at me.com
Mon Nov 19 02:28:29 EST 2012


Hi harish, i was talking about a phone with a5 inch display. 
For turning off diplay use shades 

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On Nov 19, 2012, at 10:06 AM, "Kotian, H P" <hpkotian at rbi.org.in> wrote:

> Dear Aruni
> 
> My tab is having 3000 mah and that gives me hardly any battery hours, 2000 would make it almost unusable.
> The tab manual recommended not to use the device when it is on charging mode.
> 
> Mine is a 7 inch tab, we should also see if we can shutdown the display and maybe the touchpad which can again toggle its state by keyboard. We could get better life out of the battery without impacting our performance.
> 
> 
> Harish.
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mobile.accessindia [mailto:mobile.accessindia-bounces at accessindia.org.in] On Behalf Of Aruni Sharma
> Sent: 18 November 2012 20:07
> To: Dedicated AccessIndia list for discussing accessibility of mobile devices like phones and Tabs set up on November 15 2012.
> Subject: Re: [Mobile.AI] Connecting USB devices on Android
> 
> hello austin, I am thinking of buying micromax super canvas 2 a110 which has stock android 4.04, 2000 mah battery and 1 ghz duel core processor. do you suppose that is a good configuration to support usb keyboard?
> thanks,
> Aruni.
> 
> Sent from my iPod
> 
> On Nov 18, 2012, at 7:31 PM, austin pinto <austinpinto.xaviers at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> hi Harish regarding bluetooth dongle u need to contedct the wender of
>> the dongal and Aruni. your phone is not having enough power to power
>> up the phone and also the keybord u charge your phone and connect
>> keybordand try but only use a lite usb device
>> 
>> On 11/18/12, Harish <hp.kotian at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Dear Austin
>>> Thanks for the mail.
>>> I am having a Tab running ICS 4.04. It does not have blue-tooth in it.
>>> 
>>> I am having a USB blue-tooth dongle which works on any Windows OS without
>>> providing a driver CD. It uses the standard supported Windows drivers.
>>> Wanting to use it on Android as well.
>>> 
>>> Secondly on eyes-free d-pad any luck on using it?
>>> Harish Kotian
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "austin pinto" <austinpinto.xaviers at gmail.com>
>>> To: "Dedicated AccessIndia list for discussing accessibility of mobile
>>> devicesset up on November 15 2012." <mobile.accessindia at accessindia.org.in>
>>> Sent: Sunday, November 18, 2012 10:55 AM
>>> Subject: Re: [Mobile.AI] Connecting USB devices on Android
>>> 
>>> 
>>>> hi Harish first of all which phone do u have? 2ndly if u connect a
>>>> bluetooth dongal it wont work cause your phone has a internal
>>>> bluetooth card usb external is only to connect to pendrives keybords
>>>> if u connect keybord do the following to be able to use it.
>>>> 
>>>> 1. turn phone off connect keybord and turn it on waite for drivers to
>>>> install and the device to get registered with the usb to go ui then go
>>>> to messageing app go to the enter msg edit box and do a long press
>>>> (hold your track ball/track pad/ d pad for sometime) then a menu will
>>>> come up go to imput methord and u should find your usb keybord there
>>>> select it and restart phone now that keybord is your default keybord
>>>> 
>>>> On 11/18/12, Harish <hp.kotian at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>> Hello
>>>>> 
>>>>> I was wondering how to connect external USB device on Android device as
>>>>> I
>>>>> could not figure out the mechanisim to install its driver.
>>>>> 
>>>>> I was suggested to first power off the Android device, connect the USB
>>>>> device and power on the Android device. I tried it with a USB mouse as I
>>>>> 
>>>>> had
>>>>> 
>>>>> readily access to it and bingo it worked.
>>>>> 
>>>>> Later I again tried with a Blue-tooth dongle, alas this did not work
>>>>> with
>>>>> it.
>>>>> 
>>>>> Friends do try this out with other USB devices like keyboard etc and let
>>>>> 
>>>>> us
>>>>> 
>>>>> learn from each other, moreover, let us figure out how to put the drivers
>>>>> 
>>>>> on
>>>>> 
>>>>> devices which does not take automatically like, in case of my USB
>>>>> blue-tooth
>>>>> 
>>>>> dongle.
>>>>> 
>>>>> To add I was running ICS 4.04.
>>>>> 
>>>>> Secondly, I have installed the eyesfree keyboard and d-pad. Keyboard is
>>>>> working fine, however, could not figure out the d-pad. My tab does not
>>>>> have
>>>>> 
>>>>> the physical scroll key on it.
>>>>> 
>>>>> Harish Kotian
>>>>> 
>>>>> 
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