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By Bo0mer, Member on 28th March 2012, 02:30 PM
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I'm running CM9 and wanted to install google carhome. It's not available in my country so i googled it and found the apk file. But after installing i do not see icon in the app drawer. On GB roms there was a carhomelauncher.apk but i can't install it on ICS roms. Any suggestions?
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28th March 2012, 04:03 PM |#2  
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I just did a search on PLAY (market) and I had no results for Google Car.
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https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...ndroid.carhome
Try this link. But it says that app is not compatible with my device.?!

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29th March 2012, 08:10 AM |#4  
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One lf these runs perfectly on my S2 with CM9 nightly.
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File Type: apk CarHomeGoogle.apk - [Click for QR Code] (587.0 KB, 11684 views)
File Type: apk CarHomeLauncher.apk - [Click for QR Code] (14.7 KB, 9838 views)
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Moving the launcher app in system/app did the trick.
Thanks.

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Quote:
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Moving the launcher app in system/app did the trick.

How come?? I have the same issue and have been trying to install car home on my MS cm9 but can't install launcher app. I did move it to system/app but still won't install.

can you explain in steps what you did, please? thanks in advance
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Move it to system/app and set permissions rw-r--r--. Reboot and enjoy. You must have carhome.apk installed before that.

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hello everybody
thank you for the info provided here, it does indeed work after reboot.
i am using s2 with may 11 nightly.
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One lf these runs perfectly on my S2 with CM9 nightly.

GRACIAS!!! It Worked Flawlessly, I did the Launcher thing with Root Explorer !!!!
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No results for Google Car on french Play Store, so thanks !!

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