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[ROM][ICS 4.0.4][NTFS][3G] Megatron (CM9 based) [v1.1.6] (Cornerstone Available)

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26th April 2012, 11:12 PM   |  #2101  
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Not sure,.. but i think theme systems can cause more problems than goods.
At least happening with Atrix etc.

I personally wouldn't bother with themes.

Better to concentrate on stability updated and performance.

What kind of button , red, blue,.. this and that,... what wallpaper,.. blue, tree, this and that,.. who cares about that?
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26th April 2012, 11:24 PM   |  #2102  
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Not sure,.. but i think theme systems can cause more problems than goods.
At least happening with Atrix etc.

I personally wouldn't bother with themes.

Better to concentrate on stability updated and performance.

What kind of button , red, blue,.. this and that,... what wallpaper,.. blue, tree, this and that,.. who cares about that?

exactly, no need for themes
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26th April 2012, 11:53 PM   |  #2103  
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Yea, last time I used a theme was when I used CM7 on my phone months ago, and that was cause ICS wasn't stable on my device yet but I liked the look of it.
That was the only time I bothered with themes.

But w/ mods like the AOKP settings, I use those all the time since they're there. I like having the 5 button nav bar and being able to longpress for even more shortcuts. Right now I have technically seven buttons on my nav bar on my phone
27th April 2012, 12:12 AM   |  #2104  
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Originally Posted by akyboy

Not sure,.. but i think theme systems can cause more problems than goods.
At least happening with Atrix etc.

I personally wouldn't bother with themes.

Better to concentrate on stability updated and performance.

What kind of button , red, blue,.. this and that,... what wallpaper,.. blue, tree, this and that,.. who cares about that?

Yeah. Or the theme system is well done, or the rom may get slower.
I guess I'm going back to the first idea.
Adding your own icons like battery, wifi, etc and choose them in megatron parts.

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But w/ mods like the AOKP settings, I use those all the time since they're there. I like having the 5 button nav bar and being able to longpress for even more shortcuts. Right now I have technically seven buttons on my nav bar on my phone

I don't know if that's a request, but i'll add it anyway
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27th April 2012, 12:33 AM   |  #2105  
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Not sure,.. but i think theme systems can cause more problems than goods.
At least happening with Atrix etc.

I personally wouldn't bother with themes.

Better to concentrate on stability updated and performance.

What kind of button , red, blue,.. this and that,... what wallpaper,.. blue, tree, this and that,.. who cares about that?

A LOT of people care about that. I for one am looking forward to a functioning theme engine. I used to use it all the time when I was running CM7 on my nook color. It's one of the things I miss the most in CM9.
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A LOT of people care about that. I for one am looking forward to a functioning theme engine. I used to use it all the time when I was running CM7 on my nook color. It's one of the things I miss the most in CM9.

I am making a theme system, it is working but i can only change images for now (except app icons). I think colors are the only thing missing in my theme system. But as I said before, the rom may get slower (the performance looks the same here), so I ask you, what are the things that you would like to customize? So I can make each of that things individually customizable (so you can mix different "themes" without making a new one)
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27th April 2012, 12:54 AM   |  #2107  
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Is this going to be optional, i mean whole mixing/theming/ feature,... hope its not gonna affect performance nor anything else.
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Is this going to be optional, i mean whole mixing/theming/ feature,... hope its not gonna affect performance nor anything else.

It's going to be like choosing the battery icon, but with more choices. So it doesn't affect performance, unless the theme system is global, then there may exist a minor performance decrease in opening apps(although I'm not noticing any right now). That's why I asked what thing users want to be customizable.
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I am making a theme system, it is working but i can only change images for now (except app icons). I think colors are the only thing missing in my theme system. But as I said before, the rom may get slower (the performance looks the same here), so I ask you, what are the things that you would like to customize? So I can make each of that things individually customizable (so you can mix different "themes" without making a new one)

I personally like the overall system theme to match the buttons and icons. For instance if I had red nav buttons, I like the settings menu and the notification area to have red highlights.

I certainly isn't a deal breaker. The ROM rocks without it .

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Is this going to be optional, i mean whole mixing/theming/ feature,... hope its not gonna affect performance nor anything else.

Just don't use the options if you're afraid you're gonna take a performance hit. Having the option there isn't going to mess with anything until you use it.
27th April 2012, 02:49 AM   |  #2110  
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does this ROM have the ASUS apps (e.g. Polaris Office)?

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