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[MOD] US WIFI XOOM - Desktop UA String

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By insty, Senior Member on 27th April 2011, 11:40 AM
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Hi all,

After having the frustrations of having to go into about:debug to change the UA string to Desktop each time I've decided to patch up the US WIFI XOOM to make this a permanent change.

This is a CWM flashable package, I have also included the stock framework to revert back.

Thanks to sangreal06 (Original 3G release) and BWCorvus/Bigrushdog (WIP).
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27th April 2011, 11:54 AM |#2  
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Originally Posted by insty

Hi all,

After having the frustrations of having to go into about:debug to change the UA string to Desktop each time I've decided to patch up the US WIFI XOOM to make this a permanent change.

This is a CWM flashable package, I have also included the stock framework to revert back.

Thanks to sangreal06 (Original 3G release) and BWCorvus/Bigrushdog (WIP).

Wow that was fast! How'd you beat those bootloops?
27th April 2011, 12:10 PM |#3  
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just flashed it with CWM and worked as advertised but I was using BigDX Xoom Zoom Red Theme and for some reason the battery icon went back to the stock blue. Oh well as long as I don't have to type about:debug all time I can live with it Good job man thanks!
27th April 2011, 12:10 PM |#4  
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Ohh nice! Can't wait to get home and test this out

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27th April 2011, 01:37 PM |#5  
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Originally Posted by insty

Hi all,

After having the frustrations of having to go into about:debug to change the UA string to Desktop each time I've decided to patch up the US WIFI XOOM to make this a permanent change.

This is a CWM flashable package, I have also included the stock framework to revert back.

Thanks to sangreal06 (Original 3G release) and BWCorvus/Bigrushdog (WIP).


Hey there insty. I'm curious about what xoom system you are running. If you are running the US software, why didn't you change to the Canadian system that has Australian locale?
27th April 2011, 06:25 PM |#6  
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I approve this tread

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27th April 2011, 06:30 PM |#7  
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just flashed it with CWM and worked as advertised but I was using BigDX Xoom Zoom Red Theme and for some reason the battery icon went back to the stock blue. Oh well as long as I don't have to type about:debug all time I can live with it Good job man thanks!

there is a new theme pack uploaded that has this built in...
27th April 2011, 06:33 PM |#8  
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OMG Finally! Thx much!!
27th April 2011, 07:07 PM |#9  
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Any chance this would work on CAN WIFI XOOM? anyone test?
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Any chance this would work on CAN WIFI XOOM? anyone test?

NO do not, it will FC you. It needs to be done to the can framework file.
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