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The part in the middle of the touch pads does work like the touch pads!

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17th April 2012, 07:19 PM   |  #1  
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When I went to the touch pad test in the service menu when I moved the bit in between the touch pads around and it worked just the way the touch pads did. Could any dev make the middle part be used as a mouse in the browser or in any other app?

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17th April 2012, 07:56 PM   |  #2  
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There is already a kernel-module that you could switch out to switch the touchpad from being our game touchpad as we know it, and change it over to be a HID mousepad device (two-point touch even). However, it has limited use, and also requires reboots and/or extensive scripting/terminal/adb-shell use to switch them out.

If you are still interested, do a search in the development sub-forum. That is the last place I saw a module for that listed.
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Take a look at this thread http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1576294

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Some games use the middle bit as up and down. So using it is possible.

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Quote:
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Some games use the middle bit as up and down. So using it is possible.

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Which games?

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Dungeon Hunter III Middle pad serves as weapon switch.

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Which games?

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Modern Combat 2 serves to Fire

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