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18th April 2012, 05:58 AM   |  #1  
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hi i saw from somewhere where you can have numerous docked icons for the bottom row where normally just the 4+1 buttons.

not sure if its an app or widget or rom.
Can anyone verify?
18th April 2012, 08:01 AM   |  #2  
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Anything related to the dock, home screen or app drawer is due to the launcher used.
What you're referring is a scrollable dock where you can have many rows of docks when you swipe. Apex launcher has it and many others too.
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18th April 2012, 04:49 PM   |  #3  
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Im using Nova Launcher and you can set how many apps you want in the dock, plus you can swipe the dock left and right for extra docks.
19th April 2012, 12:28 PM   |  #4  
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thanks for the feedbacks!
it got me started on Apex
and i've now also tried Go Launcher as well.
I'll try nova soon.

so far i liked apex more

there are so many random launchers out there its confusing!
19th April 2012, 02:19 PM   |  #5  
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just tried Nova.. its almost 95% identical to Apex?! lol

i guess we'll just have to choose one and stick with.
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19th April 2012, 04:06 PM   |  #6  
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thanks guys! this is exactly what i have also been looking for!
26th April 2012, 02:40 AM   |  #7  
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after trying few launchers around.

GO LAUNCHER is probably the best so far due to popularity (hence more themes), i can actually make everything look transparent and neat

But there is one really annoying point when used on ICS4 devices, which is that there is no option to disable/hide the menu bar on the bottom of the screen.

here are my screens:


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