Post Reply

[Q] Original Nexus ROM +Transparent Navbar?

OP Picco4ever

11th February 2014, 07:56 AM   |  #1  
OP Junior Member
Flag 50667
Thanks Meter: 0
 
14 posts
Join Date:Joined: Oct 2010
More
Hey Experts,

here's the question: Is it possible to get transparent navbar on my Nexus 4? Is it possible to stay also at original ROM with OTA Updates?

At the moment it is Original Android 4.4.2 (KOT49H) on my Device. No Root / No s-on.
11th February 2014, 08:15 AM   |  #2  
Berrydroidcafe's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Cleveland Ohio - San Diego Ca
Thanks Meter: 230
 
1,025 posts
Join Date:Joined: May 2011
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by Picco4ever

Hey Experts,

here's the question: Is it possible to get transparent navbar on my Nexus 4? Is it possible to stay also at original ROM with OTA Updates?

At the moment it is Original Android 4.4.2 (KOT49H) on my Device. No Root / No s-on.

Unless Google release a stock version with it, no.

By the way, the s-on/off is a HTC thing.

Sent with my Nexus® 10 minus 3
The Following User Says Thank You to Berrydroidcafe For This Useful Post: [ View ]
11th February 2014, 09:19 AM   |  #3  
OP Junior Member
Flag 50667
Thanks Meter: 0
 
14 posts
Join Date:Joined: Oct 2010
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by Berrydroidcafe

By the way, the s-on/off is a HTC thing.

Thx for answer - btw i'm an HTC Desire Kid
11th February 2014, 09:27 AM   |  #4  
RASTAVIPER's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 317
 
1,770 posts
Join Date:Joined: May 2011
Quote:
Originally Posted by Picco4ever

Hey Experts,

here's the question: Is it possible to get transparent navbar on my Nexus 4? Is it possible to stay also at original ROM with OTA Updates?

At the moment it is Original Android 4.4.2 (KOT49H) on my Device. No Root / No s-on.

Did you try to install manually Google experience launcher?
You will get transparent navbar then.

Unleashed by my Nexus 4
The Following User Says Thank You to RASTAVIPER For This Useful Post: [ View ]
11th February 2014, 12:18 PM   |  #5  
OP Junior Member
Flag 50667
Thanks Meter: 0
 
14 posts
Join Date:Joined: Oct 2010
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by RASTAVIPER

Did you try to install manually Google experience launcher?
You will get transparent navbar then.

Unleashed by my Nexus 4

No, not yet - is there a link to apk 4 me and do i need root to install?

Edit: Found actual only information about rename from GEL to Google Nox Launcher + Google Home-App (Version 3.2). Is this the same? No information if transparent navbar is inclusive.
Last edited by Picco4ever; 11th February 2014 at 12:30 PM. Reason: Edit text
11th February 2014, 12:30 PM   |  #6  
RASTAVIPER's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 317
 
1,770 posts
Join Date:Joined: May 2011
Quote:
Originally Posted by Picco4ever

No, not yet - is there a link to apk 4 me and do i need root to install?

Check here
forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2561057

Root is not required

Unleashed by my Nexus 4
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to RASTAVIPER For This Useful Post: [ View ]
11th February 2014, 01:06 PM   |  #7  
OP Junior Member
Flag 50667
Thanks Meter: 0
 
14 posts
Join Date:Joined: Oct 2010
More
okay seems to work fine. Some apps dont use the transparent navbar
11th February 2014, 02:42 PM   |  #8  
Berrydroidcafe's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Cleveland Ohio - San Diego Ca
Thanks Meter: 230
 
1,025 posts
Join Date:Joined: May 2011
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by Picco4ever

Thx for answer - btw i'm an HTC Desire Kid

Hmm? Never heard of the HTC Desire Kid. :what:

Sent with my Nexus® 10 minus 3

---------- Post added at 10:42 PM ---------- Previous post was at 10:28 PM ----------

Quote:
Originally Posted by RASTAVIPER

Check here
forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2561057

Root is not required

Unleashed by my Nexus 4

Thanks for that link. It won't do me any good though. What I mean is, the only time a stock rom is on my phone is when I buy it. I was under the impression that in order to utilize all the features of the GEL you had to be rooted. Think I'll stay away from stock related questions.

Sent with my Nexus® 10 minus 3

Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes