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By febycv, Retired Recognized Developer on 3rd July 2012, 02:05 PM
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Google Now for Ice Cream Sandwich



Requirements
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  • A Rooted device running ICS AOSP Rom

  • Hands



Procedure
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  • Open Root Explorer & navigate to /system

  • Now Open build.prop in Text Editor.

  • Edit ro.build.version.sdk = 16 & save.

  • Now go to /system/app & Rename GoogleQuickSearchBox.apk to GoogleQuickSearchBox.apk1

  • Now reboot & install the app from the download link.

  • Now edit build.prop & change ro.build.version.sdk = 15 & reboot.



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Please Remember, VOICE SEARCH IS NOT WORKING. You need to Enter your Queries Manually






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Youtube Review (Thanks to philespo)

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3rd July 2012, 02:09 PM |#2  
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Thanks Feb!!
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3rd July 2012, 02:23 PM |#3  
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Thanks Feb!!

So, did it worked for you???? any errors????
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Wooooop

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3rd July 2012, 02:26 PM |#5  
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does it work on ICS sense?
3rd July 2012, 02:27 PM |#6  
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This works in a Sense Rom? I suppose not...
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Did this and after the first boot got a youtube FC.

Reverted back.

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3rd July 2012, 02:37 PM |#8  
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Did this and after the first boot got a youtube FC.

Reverted back.

Phil

After installation, revert back the sdk version to 15....
3rd July 2012, 02:45 PM |#9  
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Cool I'm an idiot.
I'm glad I didn't read the whole thing before installing. I didn't read the AOSP part and my Sense rom wouldn't boot.

Conclusion?
I'm an idiot and this doesn't work on Sense

Thank you for posting this!

I'll give this a try when I ever change to an AOSP rom
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So, did it worked for you???? any errors????

Worked like a charm, had to flash a nandroid of an AOSP rom so i could try it. Very cool, I was really hoping someone would get this going!!! Glad your back!! Thanks!!!
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Can anyone upload the search box apk I have it delete :(

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