FORUMS

Which Lockscreen Security Type Do You Use?

From pattern locks to the controversial face unlock, there are a number of different ways you … more

Xposed 3.0 Alpha 3 Released

A new alpha for the Xposed framework is out and brings several bug fixes. You’ll only need to flash … more

XDA Recap: This Week In Android (Apr 18 – 25)

Here in the digital XDA newsroom, we spend our days pouring over an average of … more

Sunday Debate: Custom ROMs vs. Modular Tweaks

Join us in a fun Sunday Debate on Mods and ROMs. Come with your opinions and feel free to … more
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread Email Thread

[APP][2.0+] BlueputDroid 1.2.0

3rd February 2011, 10:18 PM |#1  
berserker_devel's Avatar
OP Recognized Developer
Thanks Meter: 249
 
Donate to Me
More
BlueputDroid is an application that allows to use your device as a remote mouse and keyboard for your PC/PS3.


Here it is a short demonstration (no audio since I don't speak english well ):



Please note that root is required for this application.

Quick tutorial:
  • Open the application and click on the start button (top/left button ">")
  • Check for errors in the log window
  • IMPORTANT: if you got the error "invalid or inactive bluetooth device", your device is not supported and your only option is to try a different ROM like Cyanogenmod (I cannot fix that because the problem is at "kernel" level).
  • Pair your device with an host of your choice* like in video 1 (Linux) or 2 (PS3)
  • Once paired, click on the lens button (secondo top/left) to refresh the available bluetooth devices
  • Click on a device of your choice to establish a connection
  • Once connected a green screen should appear (like in video n°1)
  • Single press to simulate the left mouse button (the background should change in blue)
  • Double press to simulate the right mouse button (the background should change in red)
  • Hit "menu" to show/hide/change the keyboard
*Tested hosts:
  • PS3: works
  • Linux: works (tested on Ubuntu 10.10)
  • Windows 7: not working (I'm actually trying to fix it)
  • MAC: ? (reported to not work)
  • Vizio Internet TV: works (thanks to Trevor for reporting)
Here it is a preliminary list of supported/unsupported devices (need to be tested) thanks to Wiimote Controller's author since the "requirements" are the same (the detailed problem is reported here).

Supported devices
  • Google Nexus One (made by HTC)
  • Google Nexus S (made by Samsung)
  • Motorola Milestone
  • Motorola Cliq
  • Motorola Cliq XT
  • Motorola Droid X
  • SonyEricsson Xperia X10
  • Archos 5 Internet Tablet
  • Dell Streak
  • T-Mobile G2
  • Acer Liquid (only on Android 2.1+)
  • Motorola Droid (only with custom firmware, like Cyanogenmod)
  • HTC Hero (only with custom firmware, like DarchDroid or FroydVillain)
  • HTC Eris (only with custom firmware, like Cyanogenmod)
  • HTC Desire/HD (only with custom firmware, like Cyanogenmod)
  • HTC Legend (only with custom firmware, like Cyanogenmod)
  • HTC Incredible (only with custom firmware, like IncDoes)
  • HTC HD2 (only with custom firmware, like Amelia X6 HD2Froyo)
  • Samsung Galaxy Spica (only with custom firmware, like Cyanogenmod)
  • T-Mobile G1 (only with custom firmware, like Cyanogenmod)
  • Samsung Galaxy S (only with custom firmware, like Cyanogenmod)
  • HTC Touch HD (originally WinMo device, works only with Android firmware, like Cyanogenmod/Neopeek)
  • HTC/T-Mobile myTouch 4G (only with custom firmware, like Cyanogenmod)
Unsupported devices
  • Samsung Moment
  • Samsung Galaxy Spica
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab
  • HTC Eris
  • HTC Incredible
  • HTC Desire/HD
  • HTC Desire Z
  • HTC Hero
  • HTC Magic
  • HTC Evo 4G
  • HTC Aria
  • LG Optimus S/T/One
Changelog 1.2.0:
  • new layout option that allows to choose between standard keyboard, custom keyboard and sixaxis (PS3 pad)
  • new option for autohide the keyboard on mouse input
  • paired/unpaired devices are now automatically refreshed
  • fix mouse speed option bug
  • minor changes

Last edited by berserker_devel; 5th August 2011 at 08:50 AM.
The Following 45 Users Say Thank You to berserker_devel For This Useful Post: [ View ]
 
 
3rd February 2011, 10:22 PM |#2  
sibbor's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 334
 
Donate to Me
More
Talking
Would die to test this out. Been longing for this kind of functionality. Want my to alpha/beta test? I'm in!

Great job so far!!
3rd February 2011, 11:36 PM |#3  
natehoch96's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 87
 
More
I would also like to beta test! This is awesome.
4th February 2011, 12:06 AM |#4  
BrotherG's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 14
 
More
This looks great!
4th February 2011, 05:38 AM |#5  
jonesin's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Denver
Thanks Meter: 93
 
More
I've been dreaming about this since my first day with the d1 when it was released

Sent from my SCH-I500 using XDA App
4th February 2011, 06:06 AM |#6  
yentlequible's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Kaysville, Utah
Thanks Meter: 10
 
More
I would be willing to test also

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I897 using XDA App
4th February 2011, 08:15 AM |#7  
mprunty's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Los Angeles
Thanks Meter: 136
 
More
If you need help testing this, I'm available.
4th February 2011, 09:30 AM |#8  
berserker_devel's Avatar
OP Recognized Developer
Thanks Meter: 249
 
Donate to Me
More
Thanks to all of you for your support.
I hope to be ready to release an "alpha" version next week but it will be very unstable and not user friendly
I updated the first post with the "requirements" for testing this app.
4th February 2011, 01:34 PM |#9  
Member
Thanks Meter: 3
 
More
Sounds good!
Would love to test if needed HTC Desire, rooted, latest Leedroid rom.
4th February 2011, 03:11 PM |#10  
Member
Flag Olimje
Thanks Meter: 0
 
More
hey. what about xbox 360?! can you do for it too?
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread

Tags
bluetooth, input, keyboard, ps3, remote
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes