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Old September 9th, 2011, 10:20 AM   #1
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I've just moved from an I530 Nextel to an HTC inspire Droid phone so you can imagine the learning curve is pretty huge. This is the only way I can get any sort of internet service at my new place. I would like a simple way of posting pics on this forum. Does tapatalk work, or is there another option for me besides tethering to a laptop and using Photobucket or tinypic?
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Old September 9th, 2011, 10:21 AM   #2
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listening. I am trying to transition from the stone age as well.
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Old September 9th, 2011, 10:22 AM   #3
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I love tapatalk. Try the free version and see if you like it.
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Old September 9th, 2011, 10:22 AM   #4
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I think its worth the buck.

Sent from my ADR6300 using Tapatalk
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Old September 9th, 2011, 10:49 AM   #5
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Its good stuff, you should buy it.
When you do, make sure you go to settings and remove the tapatalk sig that's displayed by default settings.
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Old September 9th, 2011, 11:45 AM   #6
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It's like $3, not an arm and a leg. I think it's worth it. It's great because you can post pics from your phone onto the site without hosting them (photobucket, tinypic) first. Plus it's a lot easier to navigate than the website via phone web browser.
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Old September 9th, 2011, 11:52 AM   #7
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I use it exclusively.

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Buy it. Posting pictures is retard easy.
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Old September 9th, 2011, 04:56 PM   #9
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Bought the app and two things 1. It said this site's tapatalk was too old of a version.
2. When it started to load it locked up and just kept trying to communicate with the site.

Also, I tried the free version and it wasn't supported at all.

I assume this is a site issue and not the app or phone.
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Old September 9th, 2011, 05:26 PM   #10
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Update. Free version still junk, 2.99 version lets me access approx half of the site but it is the main parts, so I'm totally happy. I can however access posts in the other parts (like this website part) providing I have already previously posted on them. Maybe a future update will allow browsing in all parts of the forum.
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Old September 9th, 2011, 05:31 PM   #11
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I tried the free vrsion, hated it. Not worth it. I host all my pics to Photobucket anyway.
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It's $3. Don't be a Jew.
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Old September 9th, 2011, 07:51 PM   #13
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Not to turn this into an iPhone vs droid thread, but I have Tapatalk on my iPhone and haven't used an actual web browser in several months. I only use safari to leave itrader.

I also haven't had an issue not being able to see something on the site. I do have issues with YouTube links though, it loads up a white screen then stops. I have to go to my YouTube app to search for and find the video.
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Old September 9th, 2011, 08:15 PM   #14
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Tapatalk works perfectly on my Evo3d.

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