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By Chilidog, Senior Member on 17th April 2014, 05:35 AM
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Does anyone know how to get rid of the Verizon wireless branding at the bottom of the lockscreen?
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17th April 2014, 08:04 AM |#2  
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Does anyone know how to get rid of the Verizon wireless branding at the bottom of the lockscreen?

smali code edit to HTCLockScreen.apk
17th April 2014, 08:06 AM |#3  
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smali code edit to HTCLockScreen.apk

I have that uninstalled, I mean on the stock lockscreen.
17th April 2014, 03:52 PM |#4  
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I have that uninstalled, I mean on the stock lockscreen.

framework-res.apk
edit eri.xml
17th April 2014, 05:34 PM |#5  
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framework-res.apk
edit eri.xml

How do you edit an apk?
17th April 2014, 06:34 PM |#6  
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How do you edit an apk?

if this is your first time doing it i suggest using this tool:

http://www.virtuous-ten-studio.com/

this will decompile the apk and has a built in text editor.
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19th April 2014, 03:46 AM |#7  
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if this is your first time doing it i suggest using this tool:

http://www.virtuous-ten-studio.com/

this will decompile the apk and has a built in text editor.

I didn't see anything that said Verizon wireless in the eri.xml. When I have the Sense Lockscreen on its not there, only on the stock one.
22nd April 2014, 03:08 AM |#8  
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Bump, anyone with any ideas that can help would be much appreciated.
22nd April 2014, 06:35 PM |#9  
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Bump, anyone with any ideas that can help would be much appreciated.

What rom are you running?
Most Aosp roms have the option to customize the Carrier text.
If the rom does not have that option, Gravity Box should work for you.
Lockscreen Tweaks > Custom Carrier Text
22nd April 2014, 06:50 PM |#10  
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What rom are you running?
Most Aosp roms have the option to customize the Carrier text.
If the rom does not have that option, Gravity Box should work for you.
Lockscreen Tweaks > Custom Carrier Text

I'm on EclipticONE6 but using the stock lockscreen instead of the Sense one. I would like to just edit some code somewhere instead of running gravity box
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