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11th March 2014, 10:57 PM   |  #1  
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This will be an ongoing collection of themes for the LG Home launcher. Note: Currently working on JB 4.2.2, some users are reporting issues with the weather widget in 4.4.2.

Themes are not tested nor recommended on G3 ROM ports



Updated Floral Themes (Orange and Purple) 7/14/14 | KitKat and JB Compatible

Floral Orange and Purple
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Download and install APK:

Orange Floral Theme
Android File Host link: http://www.androidfilehost.com/?fid=23578570567718247
Dev-Host Link:http://d-h.st/ND7

Purple Floral Theme
Android File Host link: http://www.androidfilehost.com/?fid=23578570567718252
Dev-Host Link: http://d-h.st/XiC

changelog: 7/14/14 bugfixes
changelog: 7/5/14 bugfixes



Bokeh and Watercolor Themes | KitKat and JB Compatible
Bokeh
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Watercolor
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900 icons+

Download and install APK:
Bokeh Theme
Android File Host link: http://www.androidfilehost.com/?fid=23578570567718250
Dev-Host Link: http://d-h.st/M5k

Watercolor Theme Dev-Host Link:
http://d-h.st/M8c




Terminal Theme | KitKat and JB Compatible[/SIZE]
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1100 icons+
Terminal Themed LG Widgets
Terminal Themed Google Search Widget
Theme best when used with an oldschool terminal style font. For myself, I'm using clacon.ttf but the font size may be too small for some of you. The theme is selects roboto as the baseline font so whether you manually replace roboto in /system/fonts or you use a font installer app (I used Font Installer from the Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...font.installer).

Download and install APK:
Terminal Theme
Android File Host link: http://www.androidfilehost.com/?fid=23578570567718253
Dev-Host Link: http://d-h.st/0Jd
Terminal Themed Google Search Widget
Android File Host link: http://www.androidfilehost.com/?fid=23578570567718269
Dev-Host Link: http://d-h.st/Ewm Root Required!!!
Clacon font Dev-Host Link: http://d-h.st/TIf Root Required

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To install Search Widget, you must replace your stock LGSearchWidgetProvider.apk - MAKE A BACKUP FIRST!!! (copy the original file from /system/app to the root of your SD card, your download directory, anywhere you want but please, make a backup). RENAME LGSearchWidgetProviderTerminal.apk to LGSearchWidgetProvider.apk and follow the procedure below.
I use ES File Explorer and simply copy the file from my download directory, navigate to /system/app and then paste the new LGSearchWidgetProvider.apk and overwrite what's there. Next you MUST change permissions to rw-, r--, r-- and reboot. If you don't reboot, you'll find you're missing the search widget altogether. If you don't see the widget, you forgot reboot or you forgot to set the permissions.

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Font Install Procedure:
Root Required, make a backup of /system/fonts directory to be safe (Font Installer allows you to do this through the app)
Install Font Installer (or similar) from Play Store (link above) and replace Roboto with Clacon or similar terminal-style font.
Reboot

Alternate technique to install font, replace Roboto.ttf in /system/fonts through ES File Explorer, Root Explorer, etc, or ADB push
Reboot


Scrappy Dark and Light Themes 5/5/14 | KitKat and JB Compatible [/size]
1100 icons in each theme!
Scrappy LG Widgets
Scrappy Themed Google Search Widget
yeah, the labels theme labels seem backward but the icons and digital clock are themed "dark" and "light" respectively

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Download and install APK:
Scrappy Dark
Android File Host link (final version): http://www.androidfilehost.com/?fid=23578570567718251
Dev-Host Link: http://d-h.st/L5j
d-h.st/GRC Bug fix version for those experiencing theme picker freezes

Scrappy Light
Android File Host link: http://www.androidfilehost.com/?fid=23578570567718249
Dev-Host Link: http://d-h.st/7y1

Scrappy Themed Google Search Widget
Android File Host Link: http://www.androidfilehost.com/?fid=23578570567718248
Dev-Host Link: http://d-h.st/q4E Root Required!!!

Quote:

To install Search Widget, you must replace your stock LGSearchWidgetProvider.apk - MAKE A BACKUP FIRST!!! (copy the original file from /system/app to the root of your SD card, your download directory, anywhere you want but please, make a backup)
I use ES File Explorer and simply copy the file from my download directory, navigate to /system/app and then paste the new LGSearchWidgetProvider.apk and overwrite what's there. Next you MUST change permissions to rw-, r--, r-- and reboot. If you don't reboot, you'll find you're missing the search widget altogether. If you don't see the widget, you forgot reboot or you forgot to set the permissions.



Vector Theme KitKat and JB Compatible[/SIZE]
New icons set, new weather widget theme
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Download and install APK:
Dev-Host Link: http://d-h.st/4wO


Abstract2 Theme [ | KitKat and JB Compatible
All LG icons should be themed, new icons, dark homescreen menu background (looks great with alternate dark wallpaper)
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Download and install APK:
Android File Hose Link: http://www.androidfilehost.com/?fid=23578570567718246
Dev-Host Link: http://d-h.st/Yk6

Abstract Theme | JB Only
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Download and install APK:
Dev-Host Link: http://d-h.st/PI9
abstract.apk

Changelog:
3/24: Icon optimization to decrease file size, replaced corrupt icon that was causing stutter on icon customization menu
3/23: Icons re-scaled
3/23: Initial Upload



8 Bit Theme | JB Only
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Download and install APK:
Android File Host Link: http://www.androidfilehost.com/?fid=23578570567718245
Dev-Host link: http://d-h.st/uqQ
LGHome3_Theme_8bit.apk



Now Theme | JB Only
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Download and Install APK
Dev-Host link: http://d-h.st/Po4
LGHome3_Theme_Now.apk


Metallic Theme | JB Only
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Download and Install APK
Dev-Host link: http://d-h.st/saS
LGHome3_Theme_metallic.apk

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Install Instructions:

Download APK file to your phone
Open downloads folder through file manager of your choice
Install the APK (do not bother "opening" as there is nothing to open)
Once installed, exit out of your file manager and go back to your homescreen
Push the menu button and select "theme"
Select the theme

If there is interest, I might create more themes and get them into the Play Store. Please provide feedback (go easy on me) but make sure to include phone model as these should work on any LG Home3 launcher:

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LG Optimus L7 P700,Optimus G E975,Optimus L9 P760,Optimus G Pro E985,Optimus L5 E610,Optimus 4X HD P880,Optimus L7 II P710,Optimus L7 II Dual P715,Optimus L5 II E460,Optimus F3 LS720,Optimus F7,Optimus L3 II E430,Optimus L5 II Dual E455,Optimus L9 P769,Optimus L5 Dual E615,Optimus L3 II Dual E435,Optimus F5 P875,Optimus G LS970,Optimus G E970,Optimus Vu P895,Lucid2 VS870,Optimus LTE2,Optimus Vu II,Optimus Vu II F200,Optimus L4 II,Spectrum II 4G VS930,Motion 4G MS770,Escape P870,Mach LS860,Intuition VS950,Splendor US730,Optimus L4 II Dual,X3, G2 VS980, G2 LS980, G2 D800, G2 D801, G2 D802, G2 D803

Not tested yet (but should work) on
G Flex D950, G Flex D955, G Flex D958, G Flex D959, G Flex F340, G Flex LS995, G Pad V500

I take no credit for the icons in Now or the metallic icons and wallpaper, sourced from deviantart.com under GPL.

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12th March 2014, 05:33 AM   |  #2  
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Great job..
Please make more this phone is definitely lacking themes.

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Well done, definitely better looking than most of LG's proposed themes

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great job on that so thank you

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Thanks guys! These do take a little time to put together so I was thinking of doing some paid and some free. Perhaps the free version would offer a handful of icons and the paid version having a bunch.

What do you think? Would you be down for, say, $1 a piece?

Any suggestions on theme concepts?

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How much can you actually do with the theme? Just icons and wallpaper for app drawer and homescreen?

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Nice themes, only one thing, the icons could have been sharper on now theme

But looking foreward to more themes from you!
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Originally Posted by kenbrownstone

How much can you actually do with the theme? Just icons and wallpaper for app drawer and homescreen?

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Icons, wallpaper, and homescreen menus. I'm looking into if I can do more with the sdk, the theming app is pretty limited.





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Nice themes, only one thing, the icons could have been sharper on now theme

But looking foreward to more themes from you!

Thanks for the input! They looked fine to me but I'm not too picky, lol.

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Originally Posted by BOY_

Icons, wallpaper, and homescreen menus. I'm looking into if I can do more with the sdk, the theming app is pretty limited.







Thanks for the input! They looked fine to me but I'm not too picky, lol.

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If you don't mind let me know what u find out. I would like to play around with this a little... Was is hard to get the theme maker up and running?

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Not at all, there is a thread in the optimus forums. I don't have the link off hand, I'll look it up in a bit.

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