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Xposed Module to disable ugly VZW 4G icon

9th March 2014, 11:07 PM   |  #1  
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version 1.1 is up, leaving 1.0 up as well until i have a few people confirm 1.1 works for them (if 1.0 worked for you, 1.1 should work as well...i've been running it on my phone for a few days now without any issues). this new version will allow you to choose (via a preference in the module) whether you want the 4G icon or the LTE icon...

note: my phone is a vzw dev edition, running 4.4.2...although based on initial reports in the thread, it seems (and from my own remembering how the old version was) that this should also work on 4.4.0.

usual disclaimer, i'm not responsible if you break something. i've been running it on my phone and it has been working great...if there's a problem with it, please let me know (this is my first time attempting something like this).

go from this:



...to this:



...or this:



again, this is my first attempt at a module like this, so if anyone sees something wrong please let me know and i'll try to fix it. this module is also now in the xposed repository, so you can download direct from the framework installer if you prefer...

confirmed working on:
Verizon Moto X (both retail and Developer Edition)
European Moto X (XT1052)
GSM Developer Edition Moto X (XT1053)
Moto G (confirmed in Germany, stock ROM)


changelog:

v1.1 (3/11/2014)
- added option to select either 4G icon or LTE icon (in preferences, requires a reboot after changing)
- removed android-support library, greatly reduced file size

v1.0 (3/9/2014)
- initial release
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10th March 2014, 01:15 AM   |  #2  
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Seems to work fine for me. Any way to make the status bar icons lose there shade? Like on asop roms you can change the transparency not of the status bar bit the tint that goes over the icons. Get rid of this crap gray look ya know?

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10th March 2014, 01:39 AM   |  #3  
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Originally Posted by GTvert90

Seems to work fine for me. Any way to make the status bar icons lose there shade? Like on asop roms you can change the transparency not of the status bar bit the tint that goes over the icons. Get rid of this crap gray look ya know?

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probably, but that would probably take some more work (which i'm not sure i have the time for right now). plus, gravitybox already does that (as you can see in my screenshots, my icons are light blue)...
10th March 2014, 02:24 AM   |  #4  
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I never thought about just changing the color.. Lol good call

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10th March 2014, 07:49 AM   |  #5  
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Nice find and work!

Working flawlessly aswell on my Stock Moto G in Germany, you might add that to your description.
10th March 2014, 02:37 PM   |  #6  
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Originally Posted by ximmox

Nice find and work!

Working flawlessly aswell on my Stock Moto G in Germany, you might add that to your description.

What carrier? I'm curious what their icons looked like...I'll add to the description!
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working as expected for me. thank you! (vzw non-de on 4.4.0)
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10th March 2014, 03:42 PM   |  #8  
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working as expected for me. thank you! (vzw non-de on 4.4.0)

thanks, added the retail Moto X to the confirmed working list in the OP...and you're welcome!
10th March 2014, 05:13 PM   |  #9  
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Thanks! Works great (also on VZW non-DE).
You might want to remove the android support library next time to cut down on the APK file size since its not needed.
10th March 2014, 05:35 PM   |  #10  
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Originally Posted by dymmeh

Thanks! Works great (also on VZW non-DE).
You might want to remove the android support library next time to cut down on the APK file size since its not needed.

good call! this is all a learning experience for me, i'll try to get that done for the second release...

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