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Question [Q] [Xperia U] - way to make icon bar transparent

Hi gyus,

I'm running my XU on FW 6.1.1.C.1.0 , rooted, LB, installed CWM for LB. I'd like to ask you if there is some possible way to make upper icon bar fully transparent instead of standard black color? I don't want to install any custom ROM. Is there some application or mod, which is able to make this icon bar transparent?

Thank you very much gyuz,

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backup ta and then unlock your bootloader and flash cm11
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Hi gyus,

I'm running my XU on FW 6.1.1.C.1.0 , rooted, LB, installed CWM for LB. I'd like to ask you if there is some possible way to make upper icon bar fully transparent instead of standard black color? I don't want to install any custom ROM. Is there some application or mod, which is able to make this icon bar transparent?

Thank you very much gyuz,

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There are xposed module for that purpose i think. But it doesn't work like transparent in kitkat. No wallpaper behind the bar unlike in kitkat
 
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Thank you very much guys
zeyad xu - unfortunately my BootloaderUnlockAllowed=NO
wan5xp - is there any chance to change it's pure black color to ANY OTHER color via Xposed module?
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Thank you very much guys
zeyad xu - unfortunately my BootloaderUnlockAllowed=NO
wan5xp - is there any chance to change it's pure black color to ANY OTHER color via Xposed module?
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http://d-h.st/5Jo thanks to @attack11
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Thanx. I unzipped it and instlled .APK file, but I cannot see any change (in system settings or app drawer)??? Do I have to install whole .ZIP through CWM Recovery?
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Thank you very much guys
zeyad xu - unfortunately my BootloaderUnlockAllowed=NO
wan5xp - is there any chance to change it's pure black color to ANY OTHER color via Xposed module?
Yes, you can actually. Xblast stated that you can, but i haven't tried it. And in the thread, there are screenshot showing transparent notification bar. Here is the link to the module

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2294419
 
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Thanx. I unzipped it and instlled .APK file, but I cannot see any change (in system settings or app drawer)??? Do I have to install whole .ZIP through CWM Recovery?
just push the apk to system/app with the right permissions
it has to work
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just push the apk to system/app with the right permissions
it has to work
Thx, it works !
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Thx, it works !
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