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Default Samsung Multi-window port to nexus 4

Hello everyone,

Recently I a friend of mine showed his galaxy note to me and I saw a incredble feature on it called multi-window, in which one could split windows up in the screen. It appeared that this could be done with a wide variety of applications, itīs purpose was to enhance multi tasking. On the bottom of the screen he would show an e-mail client and the upper part of the screen showed a webbrowser.

I am interested in having this ported over to the nexus 4 and I do realize that the screen is obviously smaller than the note and thereby creating a limitation. But nonetheless it still think that such a feature could be beneficial assuming that most apps will be able to resize themselves properlty on a screen that is smaller.

Is there any project that is currently focusing on this?

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Omni ROM has an option to compile with that feature. You'll probably find it if you search for multi-window in the N4 forum.

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Use Google search for same and u will find some of custom rom with the multi Windows

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I wish people had basic search skills. You could have easily found your answer yourself.

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I believe Xposed Framework has that module as well

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