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Transparent status bar for CM7DX2

2nd February 2012, 12:08 PM |#1  
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I have been looking into this and some devastating who did cm7 for other devices like the incredible were able to make this possible. I saw a zip with 100% 75% and 50% transparent.

I really wish I was a Dec and could do this or I would. Is there anyone out there that can pull this together? I would be more than willing to test for you

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4th February 2012, 08:42 PM |#2  
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http://zdune.mod2xtreme.com/android/tweaks.php

This is the patcher you're looking for.

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5th February 2012, 04:15 AM |#3  
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Have you used this before? Looks kinda complicated
5th February 2012, 04:06 PM |#4  
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Have you used this before? Looks kinda complicated

It does all the heavy lifting for you. As long as you can use the find function in a text editor you should be fine. You'll only need to change one line, and it will tell you the line and what to change it to. Once you've done it it will give you two update.zips, one to do the mod one to undo it.

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7th February 2012, 03:48 AM |#5  
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It does all the heavy lifting for you. As long as you can use the find function in a text editor you should be fine. You'll only need to change one line, and it will tell you the line and what to change it to. Once you've done it it will give you two update.zips, one to do the mod one to undo it.

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thanks oyu but I dont really understand what I am doing here. I think I downloaded the files needed but cannot get adb to connect when I enter "0" on my pc
7th February 2012, 07:36 PM |#6  
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thanks oyu but I dont really understand what I am doing here. I think I downloaded the files needed but cannot get adb to connect when I enter "0" on my pc

I believe certain CM7 Themes have trans status bars dont they?
7th February 2012, 08:01 PM |#7  
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I believe certain CM7 Themes have trans status bars dont they?

I have not been able to find one. I have searched the market and the theme app. I have not been able to find one. I think I actually found one that was labeled as transparent but it did not work
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I have not been able to find one. I have searched the market and the theme app. I have not been able to find one. I think I actually found one that was labeled as transparent but it did not work

The cm7 themes with transparent statusbar rely on this patch. In other words, this patch wont make ALL themes transparent, but will enable the ones that support it to work properly. Otherwise they'll just "ghost".

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8th February 2012, 03:04 AM |#9  
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that is what I thought. I still dont understand the page link you gave me. I thought it would be as easy as just following the instructions but it isn't
21st April 2012, 10:06 PM |#10  
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Yes, some themes for Cyanogen do have transparent status bar. Most of those themes, you have to pay for.

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