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Calendar Notification Does Not Turn On Screen


Calendar notifications sound the alarm, but the screen remains black. When i receive an sms, the screen briefly turns on to display the message - it seems to me that the calendar should do the same thing.
(In any case, that's what i'm used to from my palm, mumble-grumble! )

Is this normal behaviour, or have i accidentally set a dumb option somewhere? I've searched everywhere. Do i need a 3rd-party app, and if so, which one?


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