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Disable capacitive buttons

16th May 2014, 03:39 AM |#1  
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Would anyone know how to disable the light of the capacitive buttons as well as disable the buttons all together?

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16th May 2014, 06:47 PM |#2  
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I know you can disable the lights in Xposed Gravitybox. Not sure you can totally disable them.
18th May 2014, 05:41 AM |#3  
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For those wondering how to disable Tue capacitive buttons I have attached a photo to the directory and the file you want to edit is shown at the bottom. To disable them you must insert a # before the number for each key.

Now if I can find the directory to dim the lights...

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18th May 2014, 06:45 AM |#4  
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I found the directory for the lighting but it keeps reverting back to its typical level after a few seconds. Would anyone know why this is? Also, I cannot backup the file either..kind of odd too!

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19th May 2014, 05:34 PM |#5  
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I use an app capacitive buttons. But it seems the only way to get them back on is a reboot.

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19th May 2014, 07:25 PM |#6  
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I have used the application before but I was looking for a more definitive way. On the ROM I was running the brightness of the capacitive buttons mirrored the brightness of the LCD brightness; however, on the stock ROM this is not the case. Why the difference? I don't know all.

Regardless, I caved and installed Gravity Box to handle the issue.

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