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[MOD] Lego Pattern-Lock (Jelly Bean / KitKat)

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By Ticklefish, Recognized Themer on 26th June 2014, 05:23 PM
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Inspired by the theme recently shared by @Ben Ling, here is the pattern-lock screen...with Lego!

To do this yourself, you can download the icons attached to this post and put them into the appropriate drawable-?dpi folder in your decompiled framework-res.apk.

Or, if you're not comfortable with decompiling apk files, just flash the attached 'Lego_PattenLock_Flashable.zip' in CWM (not TWRP). This zip will push a file called 'android-res.apk' into your 'system/vendor/overlay' folder.
By using an overlay apk, it means that your framework-res.apk isn't touched. So you won't lose any of the mods you may have done to it. Pretty cool, no?

Oh, and this zip will make a flashable backup too! Just in case you don't like the changes. Also pretty cool.

(Or, if you use Tickle My Android, why not just let the tool do it for you? I've just updated it with these icons!)

Enjoy!
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26th June 2014, 11:49 PM |#2  
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buddy rock hard.... keep up tha good work but i like tha transparent mod!
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Outstanding! Any ideas how to remove the "Draw your pattern" text from the lockscreen? I tried reducing the textsize variable in keyguard.xml [framework-res.apk -> res -> layout -> keyguard.xml] but no effect.

Thanks for this mod!

I'm on 4.4.2, Galaxy Note III.
21st July 2014, 09:18 AM |#4  
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Outstanding! Any ideas how to remove the "Draw your pattern" text from the lockscreen? I tried reducing the textsize variable in keyguard.xml [framework-res.apk -> res -> layout -> keyguard.xml] but no effect.

Thanks for this mod!

I'm on 4.4.2, Galaxy Note III.

Have a look in your strings.xml.
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Excellent thanks @Ticklefish 👍
I had to rename drawables folder to ZUltra friendly res but besides that all good. Thanks again.. (transparent too, my new favourite)
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22nd July 2014, 02:59 PM |#6  
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Excellent thanks @Ticklefish 👍
I had to rename drawables folder to ZUltra friendly res but besides that all good. Thanks again.. (transparent too, my new favourite)

What res did you rename it to?
23rd July 2014, 01:04 AM |#7  
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^^ xhdpi - I'll need to resize the pngs at some stage too (didn't bother this time when testing)
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30th July 2014, 10:39 PM |#8  
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Have a look in your strings.xml.

No joy. I spaced out the "Draw your pattern" and "Wrong pattern" fields to test but the text is still there? Any other ideas of places to look?

Thanks for the info BTW!
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