Google Pixel’s ‘Examine for replace’ button does what it says it does — once more
The “Examine for replace” button on the Google Pixel is an enigma. Typically it really works. Typically it doesn’t work. Who is aware of? It relies on the day, or the climate, or one thing, I suppose. The most recent improvement within the story of the unreliable button is that it’s as soon as once more doing what it says it does…
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With the discharge of final month’s safety patches for the Google Pixel and Nexus gadgets, I famous that the “Examine for replace” button was most undoubtedly in a season of not working. Even after some gadgets have been getting their December updates, makes an attempt to manually set off a obtain on my Pixel three simply wasn’t sufficient to get my fingers on these treasured bug fixes.
Now, as Android Police seen first, the button appears to be working once more. Any makes an attempt to manually test for the January replace are effectively, doing that, and I can affirm that after I tapped “Examine for replace” on my Pixel three simply now, my gadget did certainly test for an replace.
This story goes again some time. So far as we bear in mind it, a Googler introduced in September 2017 that the button was fastened, however that was short-lived due to a bug of some type. Then in December, “Examine for replace” was working internally, and a repair was scheduled to rollout in 2018.
Then in February, many customers on Reddit and elsewhere reported that “Examine for replace” button was working as supposed. In fact, a number of months later, I famous that it wasn’t. Hopefully this time is the final time and this very minor concern is fastened as soon as and for all. It’d be very nice.