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[KEYBOARD] Windows Phone 7 Styled Keyboard *Low-Res Added* (CWM3 added) (5-24-11)

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5th February 2011, 05:55 PM   |  #1  
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Windows Phone 7 Styled Keyboard for Android
(Based off HTC IME mod)

This is a simple keyboard made to look like the Windows Phone 7 keyboard. I am an Android Enthusiast, so I couldn't switch to WP7 just for the keyboard, so I just made my own. Confirmed working on Gingerbread and Froyo, so I'm assuming it should work on 2.2, 2.1, etc. It not please leave in comments. Screenshots are attached, if you like it click thanks!

*EDIT* Some people have said it is not working on Low-Res phones. I will make a Low-Res and post it below.

HIGH-RES PHONES ONLY

Download Keyboard (has DROID on Space) (it's an apk file so just install like any other app): http://www.mediafire.com/?n982pf2fo56s4rf

Keyboard WITHOUT DROID Logo on Keyboard, it is just a blank SpaceBar: http://www.mediafire.com/?g8bzntfu59i0rvo

LOW-RES PHONES ONLY

Download (Low-Res Phones):http://www.mediafire.com/?y03yg5ot9tqzvt0

Windows Phone 7 Click Sound Instructions (MUST BE ROOTED):

1.
---a. Download this ZIP File (CWM2): http://www.mediafire.com/?vk6bjbh3ta58553
---b. Download this ZIP File (CWM3): http://www.mediafire.com/?0a2mbsaffgr56g2
2. Flash in Recovery (Just like you would flash a ROM)
3. Go to Settings > Language & Keyboard > HTC_IME mod (settings) > Text Input > Check "Sound feedback"
4. Go to Settings > Language & Keyboard > HTC_IME mod (settings) > Sound & vibration > Check "Custom Sounds"
5. Insert this for Normal Key
Code:
/system/media/audio/ui/KeypressStandard.ogg
6. Insert this for Space
Code:
/system/media/audio/ui/KeypressSpacebar.ogg
7. Insert this for Backspace
Code:
/system/media/audio/ui/KeypressDelete.ogg
8. Insert this for Enter
Code:
/system/media/audio/ui/KeypressReturn.ogg
9. Go back to the HTC_IME settings
10. Scroll all the way down and click "Kill Keyboard"
11. Type away!
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5th February 2011, 06:10 PM   |  #2  
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That's a GREAT looking keyboard! Good work
5th February 2011, 06:20 PM   |  #3  
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Does this replace the HTC ime skin?

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Does this replace the HTC ime skin?

Sent from my Sprint Galaxy Tab

It's not a skin, it's a full separate keyboard. So no it shouldn't replace anything, unless you already have the HTC IME mod keyboard installed, then it might replace that, I haven't tried though.
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That's a GREAT looking keyboard! Good work

Thank you!
5th February 2011, 07:04 PM   |  #6  
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Looks great and it is awesome would recommend :)

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Does this have the WP7 keyboard click sound?

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6th February 2011, 03:13 AM   |  #8  
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Does this have the WP7 keyboard click sound?

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Unfortunately no, the click sound is not part of the keyboard in any phone, it is inside the phone's system at /system/media/audio/ui. If you could find the WP7 keyboard sound and make an .ogg file out of it then you could theoretically replace those to get the right sound.
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Does this have the WP7 keyboard click sound?

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If you want though, I'll try and make a quick flashable zip to get the sounds, I just got them working on mine. But if you know how to use adb I can give you those instructions also.
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If you want though, I'll try and make a quick flashable zip to get the sounds, I just got them working on mine. But if you know how to use adb I can give you those instructions also.

I would LOVE to have the sound as well, lol.

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