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Old 10-25-2017, 01:36 PM   #1
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[Android] CC Android missing Settings button

I'm using CC on an older eink device running Android 4.0.4 and the setting triple-dot button that's normally next to the Connect button is missing, meaning I have absolutely no way to access the settings. Is there any way to access Settings, like press-and-hold or have it added to the Connect dropdown or something? Thanks.
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Old 10-25-2017, 03:31 PM   #2
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CC has no way to get to all the items in that menu other than through that menu. If there is no "soft" menu button than Android thinks that there is a "hard" menu button somewhere on the device.

How to you get to the menu on other google-play-installed apps?
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I purchased CC through the Amazon Appstore and there's a left slideout menu there to access settings. Same thing with other apps. On CC, the left slideout is the Grouping Drawer.

There are only 3 hardware buttons on the device: a power button, a frontlight button, and a back button which long-presses to Home.

Is there a way to force CC to show the Settings menu soft button even if Android "thinks" there's a hardware button?
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Old 10-25-2017, 03:46 PM   #4
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Is there a way to force CC to show the Settings menu soft button even if Android "thinks" there's a hardware button?
No, there isn't.

There are several items in that menu other than settings, so showing a "settings" item on the action bar is not a solution. I would need to put the entire extension menu on the action bar, something something that is not easy to do and something I cannot guarantee will actually work.

I would offer you a refund, but that isn't something we can do with Amazon. You need to talk to them.
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Old 10-25-2017, 03:56 PM   #5
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I appreciate that but there's no need. I can always use Button Savior to access the menu via software but was hoping to avoid rooting my device.
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