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  1. mikeyxda

    Thread [MOD][FIX] Mar. 31 | Fix Proximity Sensor on any 5.1 ROM

    Don't remove your screen protector! Don't cut your screen protector! FIX YOUR PROXIMITY SENSOR IN YOUR 5.1 ROM! This little modification is the result of a lot of code back-tracing and trial and error by me, and some very helpful testing and feedback from users in my MeanPop ROM thread! So...
  2. mikeyxda

    Thread [ROM][3/17/15] Stock Rooted De-odex 5.1 - LMY47D - Root, Busybox, init.d, decrypted!

    OK gang. Scott and I worked hard on this one and we give you stock 5.1.0 de-odex! You can get Scott's odex version here! Big thanks to Scott: great working together on this! Preface De-odexed Stock Rooted... Busybox and init.d support already built for you! This is based on the stock...
  3. mikeyxda

    Thread [ROM] MeanPop v2.15 | Apr 20 | LVY47H 5.1 | All Carriers | LED w/clr/blink | prox.fix

    MeanPop for the Nexus 6! MeanPop is built on stock 5.1.0 base (LVY47H) TOP FEATURES Color Battery % Green battery when charging (% still visible while charging) Time w/seconds and date on ambient display and lockscreen Native notification LED No special kernels or apps needed: the LED "just...
  4. mikeyxda

    Thread [ROM] MeanBean Reborn v0.9 | Jan 27 | JB 4.3 (MJ9) | Zero Wake Lag! | Color Emoji's!

    MeanBean Reborn for the Verizon Samsung Galaxy Note 2! MeanBean Reborn is built on the MJ9 Verizon base (Android 4.3) Now with COLOR Emoji's system-wide! ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...
  5. mikeyxda

    Thread [ROM] MeanBean ICE v1.06 | May 22 | TW | DMC3 | Mods | Batt saver | Zero Wake Lag!

    MeanBean for the Verizon Samsung Galaxy Note 2! MeanBean International Class Edition (ICE) is built on the DMC3 international base (Android 4.1.2) This Verizon edition includes working Verizon apps and 100% working GPS...
  6. mikeyxda

    Thread [GUIDE] Eliminate Screen Wake Lag

    This guide shows how to solve the screen wake lag on Samsung devices which can be almost 2 seconds from button press to actual screen-on depending on configuration and whether or not an external SD card is used. You're probably here because you've figured out that all the tricks listed in other...
  7. mikeyxda

    Thread [ROM] MeanBean v1.11 | Apr 12 | TW | LL4 | Mods | Batt saver | Zero Wake Lag!

    MeanBean for the Verizon Samsung Galaxy Note 2! ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- To be clean: mostly stock look and feel To be mean: apply screen-on performance and screen-off battery saving measures...
  8. mikeyxda

    Thread [GUIDE] Remove "USB Connected" notification from JB ROMs

    Since removing the extra "USB Connected" notification from my ROM, I've been getting a lot of questions about how to remove that notification so I thought I'd put the answer in one place. This is a simple mod (one once you know where to find it). As usual, this post assumes knowledge of...
  9. mikeyxda

    Thread [ROM] Mar-1 MeanBean v3.09 | 3.16.651.3 | Mods | Batt saver

    MeanBean for the Evo 4G LTE! ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- To be clean: mostly stock look and feel of JB/Sense 4+ To be mean: apply dual core and other tweaks to run the JB base to its maximum...
  10. mikeyxda

    Thread [GUIDE] Make haptic feedback stronger

    With the 2.13 base, haptic feedback of the capacitive keys was reduced significantly. I've gotten a few requests to "please find a way to put it back to the way it was on the prior base". I have to agree it's a bit "dainty" and difficult to detect on 2.13 and I found a simple solution to those...
  11. mikeyxda

    Thread Phone won't ring while roaming on 25006, does on 12124

    Some of you may have seen this in my MeanROM thread, but I thought I'd start a thread for it for others who may have the problem. I noticed a few days ago that my phone was no longer ringing while roaming. People would call and it goes straight to voicemail while roaming. I tried all manner...
  12. mikeyxda

    Thread [GUIDE] 4x5 Rosie for Sense 4 ICS

    Finally got the time to hack some files to make 4x5 Sense rosie available on the Evo 4G LTE. This post is like most guides: assumes some knowledge of apktool, hex editing, and other programming "skills". Note that this post is designed for 720p displays so the numbers like the cell gaps might...
  13. mikeyxda

    Thread Clear no-liquid screen protector recommendation

    When I got my phone, I was going to get the $15 pack of Sprint screen protectors: the dry ones I've always used. Except... they were anti-glare and they don't have clear and I don't like the sparkles and reduced resolution of anti-glare or matte screen protectors. So the store talked me into...
  14. mikeyxda

    Thread [ROM] Dec-4 MeanROM ICS v6.5 | 2.13.651.1 | Mods | Batt saver | OC 1.7 Ghz

    for the Evo 4G LTE! MeanROM ICS goals: ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- To be clean: mostly stock look and feel of ICS/Sense 4 To be mean: apply dual core and other tweaks to run the ICS base to its...
  15. mikeyxda

    Thread MeanROM ICS heating up for ELTE

    I heard through a pretty reliable source that MeanROM ICS is due out for the Evo 4G LTE within the next 24 hours. Possibly even a prelim version tonight. Just want to make sure everyone has a working F5 key. :D Mike
  16. mikeyxda

    Thread Thinking about developing MeanROM for GS3

    OK, so I have my eye on the SGS3. I'd like to be able to develop for that like I do my Evo 3D, but I have a few questions since I don't have the phone and there's a lot of experience here. I could probably spend an hour or so searching for this stuff but I figure I might get better ideas from...
  17. mikeyxda

    Thread [ROM] Aug-3 MeanROM ICS v2.6 | Sprint 2.89.651.2 | CPU/GPU tweaks | Batt saver

    Introducing MeanROM ICS! MeanROM ICS goals: To be clean: mostly stock look and feel of the ICS/Sense To be mean: apply dual core and other tweaks to run the ICS base to its maximum potential To be nice: provide cool functionality not present in the stock base NEWS/HAPPENINGS...
  18. mikeyxda

    Thread [ROM] Jun-13 MeanROM v4.5 | 2.17 | OC/UV | Beats | 50+ hr standby | 4000+ Quadrant

    Introducing MeanROM MeanROM goals: To be clean: mostly stock look and feel of the HTC 2.17.651.5 base To be mean: apply dual core and other tweaks to run the 2.17.651.5 base to its maximum potential To be nice: provide cool functionality not present in the stock base :eek: ==> STOP - You're...
  19. mikeyxda

    Thread [MOD] mikeyxda tweaks for 2.17.651.5 base

    After installing and playing with two 2.17.651.5 based ROM's, it's hard to give up the new base because it is so fast and efficient. That said, 2.17.651.5 changed a lot, and tweaks are limited at this point. I thought I'd share a couple of tweaks I put together that work well on the three...
  20. mikeyxda

    Thread Chichitec battery soft-bricks phone? Maybe?

    Bought the $35 Chichitec batteries (2) and charger off Amazon for $35. They have a good rating and I needed some spares. On the first discharge, I was down to about 40% and decided to restart my phone using hold-power, restart, normal. I was running CleanROM 2.9.5 which I had been on for...
  21. mikeyxda

    Thread Get per-process CPU usage without running a monitoring app!

    Having run System Panel for a couple weeks and finding it useful, I found another app that reports per-process CPU usage using built-in Android OS tools. I found that System Panel, while it didn't use a lot of resources, did use enough to cause a little battery drain. Here's an app that will...
  22. mikeyxda

    Thread Camera shutter lag still there after OTA 2.08.651.2

    Looks like HTC improved some things with the camera but my major complaint is still there. Even with every possible enhancement and option (including image review) turned off, there is still a 0.5 to 1.0 second lag when taking a picture in bright lighting even after everything is already...
  23. mikeyxda

    Thread How do you report fraud on the market and get refund?

    Is there a way to complain to Google at a high level and get a refund for a market purchase? My daughter tried to buy $2.60 worth of "points" for "Pretty Pet Salon" 3 days ago. She brought me the money and I clicked the link, it took me to the market, where I paid and it said it would be...
  24. mikeyxda

    Thread When's the next OTA?

    This 1-2 second delay on the camera shutter and all the camera lockups is getting old. Anyone heard any rumors on when the next OTA will be released to fix all the bugs? I mean, other than the vague August/September that we heard a month ago regarding the HTC unlock? Mike
  25. mikeyxda

    Thread Root but never have to wipe

    OK, tell me if this is a pipe dream. I'm rooted and am pretty satisfied with the stock ROM plus bloat freezer to kill bloat. So starting with stock/root, if you simply do the OTA's as they are released here (and don't take them OTA), is it safe to just wipe cache and dalvik and then install...
  26. mikeyxda

    Thread Never realized how pathetic 4G really is!

    Went to Daytona for a few days and was excited to get to try 4G for the first time. Had my Evo 4G for a year and never got to try it because, well, it's available about nowhere. So I get there and I see 4G! on the notification bar. Turned it on just to see "Scanning...
  27. mikeyxda

    Thread s-off, then su: permission denied

    Applied s-off, root, and twrp and everything works perfectly except that when I do adb shell and type su, it waits about 10 seconds and says "permission denied". All apps get super user permissions and all root apps work fine, so why would I get "permission denied" when I go to adb shell...
  28. mikeyxda

    Thread Bloat Freezer works great w/revolutionary

    Just reporting that Bloat Freezer (bought it a long time ago for my old Evo 4G) works great with the new perm root and s-off. Well, that's no surprise but I just thought I'd comment about it because it took me all of 5 minutes to go through all the apps on the phone and I only froze the ones I...
  29. mikeyxda

    Thread 3D Left/Right separation test (pic)

    I'd be interested in what other see when you put the attached on your phone and view it. Just drop the mpo file on the sd card under DCIM\100MEDIA and then view it via the gallery. Turn the phone landscape with the capacitive buttons on the right. When you hold the phone as you would to view...
  30. mikeyxda

    Thread [GUIDE] Making a screen protector for the CAMERA

    Hadn't seen it mentioned here so I thought I'd share. I made a screen protector that fits nicely over the camera glass on the back of the phone. I think that camera glass is pretty tough (in fact, I personally think only the camera glass is Gorilla Glass) but I still feel better with it...
  31. mikeyxda

    Thread [POLL] Crooked screen vs. hardware rev

    Let's see if HTC has corrected the crooked screen issue with later hardware versions. To see if you have a crooked screen: turn the display on and have enough ambient light so you can see the blackout on the top layer of glass. Compare the edge of the lit LCD underneath the blackout. Is the...
  32. mikeyxda

    Thread Portrait keyboard prefers "O" over "P"

    Can someone else confirm this... When using the portrait (small) keyboard when typing a text message, if I press the "P" button anywhere to the left of center (say the left 30% of the button), I get an "O" instead. It looks like the letter "O" will get pressed if you press anything from the...
  33. mikeyxda

    Thread 3vo freaks out: not enough RF shielding (ended up being headset ctrl signals)?

    Tonight I was pulling up songs for my daughter to sing at karaoke (they didn't have a good selection) and every time I approached the table with the amps and sound equipment, the 3vo freaked out. First it started backing out of YouTube. Then in the middle of YouTube it called the first number...
  34. mikeyxda

    Thread Updated Roam Control app now works without root?

    Noticed today that Roam Control has an update that says it works with the Evo 3D without even needing root. Anyone try it? Seems to work but my phone is rooted. Anyone without root confirm it works? Mike
  35. mikeyxda

    Thread Why can't fre3vo be run with a script using script manager?

    Since we now have more than one solution that provides full root access between reboots, I figured I'd try writing a shell script to run fre3vo. I can... and it runs... but I get the message "this device is not supported by this exploit". So why does it run from ADB and not a script? Does the...
  36. mikeyxda

    Thread [GUIDE] One click temp ROOT - sticks until restart

    First, props to TeamWin, joel.bourquard, theintelligent, and maybe a few others I'm not aware of... Second, these are Windows instructions. If you have another OS, you can open the batch files and type the commands inside (or paste them) one by one. Third, keep in mind that the current temp...
  37. mikeyxda

    Thread Any *real* IDE for Android dev?

    OK, maybe I'm spoiled by the RAD tools I've been using but I just can't find a real IDE for Android code development. To me, a real IDE is one where you can drag a button to the form, click on the button, go to the "methods" tab, click in the "OnClick" event, and type your code that executes...
  38. mikeyxda

    Thread Wired tether = free, Wireless tether = $1/day... Huh?

    So when I go to the local Sprint store, they recommend the PDANet app as a way to tether for free. Great. I use it on the laptop. Works fine. But if I simply want to eliminate the USB cable and do exactly the same thing, they charge a dollar a day to eliminate the USB cable? I can't be the...
  39. mikeyxda

    Thread ROOT status: latest gossip on progress & ETA

    Been spending too much time flipping back and forth between the dev forum and here trying to find the latest scoop on what is going on with a permanent root solution. With the threads getting closed and people getting banned over on the dev forum, not even the devs are posting any real updates...
  40. mikeyxda

    Thread Any decent name caller ID apps that work on Evo 3D?

    I've tried a few. Closest looked like it would be "Mr. Number" but it doesn't really look anything up. Basically all numbers show either the city only or nothing. With all the free reverse phone lookups out there, seems like there would be an app that could do a quick lookup and display the...
  41. mikeyxda

    Thread Our Groceries App locking up on Evo 3D

    Never had this problem on the Evo 4G but now that my wife and I are both using Our Groceries on our Evo 3D's, after a while using it (mostly adding items to the list and maybe creating/changing categories), the entire app becomes unresponsive. When you flick to scroll a list for example, it'll...
  42. mikeyxda

    Thread Temp root not a "real" root: wait for permaroot

    Mad props to TeamWin and all the devs for the root work, but I feel like a thread like this should exist for those thinking of playing with the current temp root. Most of the information out there would lead you to believe that the temp root can be used by the general user to root the phone and...
  43. mikeyxda

    Thread Massive camera shutter lag

    OK I really hope this is a bug! I thought at first the lag was due to indoor low light but even if you prefocus with a half shutter press, the camera still takes up to two seconds to actually take the shot and by then, the subject is often gone. Exposure time is way too long with flash too:its...
  44. mikeyxda

    Thread While charging: screen never turns off after incoming call

    Searched but couldn't find this specifically. When my phone is charging and charging is complete but it is still plugged in and it receives an incoming call that is not answered, the screen goes dim after a little while but it NEVER turns off. It doesn't do that off the charger: screen does...
  45. mikeyxda

    Thread Headaches or eye strain from 3D?

    I watched the entire Green Hornet movie in 3D last night and I experienced no eye strain or headaches at all. I never took a break to even pause it: just watched it all the way through. In fact, about 10 minutes into the movie my eyes adjusted to the whole 3D thing and it seemed perfectly...
  46. mikeyxda

    Thread Wife and I both got FREE Evo 3D's: Sprint deals you may not know about

    OK, so I was all geared up to get the disappointing news because I checked at Best Buy and also on my online Sprint account and both said I'd only get $75 off because I got the Evo 4G last year and I'm only "early upgrade" eligible. I'm posting here because I found Sprint running some...