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    Thread OP8/OOS11 Full Screen Has Stopped Working

    Hi there, I'm a new owner and the OOS11 upgrade was available for me out-of-the-box so I've been using that since day one. After first setting up the phone and loading my apps full screen worked as expected and respected the camera notch setting (show/hide). I have it set to show the camera...
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    Thread Basic Video Playback Not Working (Not Widevine)

    Well, having come from a long line of Nexus phones I really like the 5T and OOS except... I can't get many simple videos to play back - either getting a 'MIME/Not Supported' or 'EXCEPTION' in the logs. An example is the video at the top of this article...
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    Thread [MOD] [JB4.1+][AOSP+OTA] Super PowerMenu | Reboot & Recovery | DIY Instructions Avail

    [MOD] [JB4.1+][AOSP+OTA] Super PowerMenu | Reboot & Recovery | DIY Instructions Avail INTRODUCTION Hi everyone, so a while back I created the Enhanced Power Menu for ICS (right here) and now that Jelly Bean it out it's time to do it all over again. This mod adds the reboot and reboot to...
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    Thread [PSA] Practically Free HDMI Cable

    Price has since gone up... thread closed... Public service announcement: Gold Plated HDMI to HDMI Mini cable, 2 M / 6.56 FT for $0.03 + shipping. http://www.amazon.com/Gold-Plated-HDMI-Mini-cable/dp/B00104XCVO/ I have no relationship with the seller and can't even buy one myself because I'm...
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    Thread [SCRIPT] Random Boot Animations

    Introduction Here's a repackage and repost of my modified Random Boot Animation script. This was originally conceived by Nighthound many moons ago and was long abandoned. I picked it up and modified it for my Kang-o-rama ROM and the Optimus 2x. And here it is for you Galaxy Nexus pleasure...
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    Thread [GUIDE] Modding the Stock ICS 4.0.3 Launcher | No Search | 4x5 Grid | 1-7+ Screens

    Introduction I originally removed the search bar and changed the stock grid in the Galay Naxus ICS launcher (here) and it was a well received mod. Since Android was updated to 4.0.3 my method broke and needed to be adapted. On top of this a lot of people have asked me how it's done so they can...
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    Thread [MOD] [GSM] MCR Enhanced Power Menu | Reboot & Recovery

    This does not work on the CDMA/LTE/Verizon Version, do NOT flash! UPDATED FOR Ir8 DOWNLOAD BELOW I realise there are a few of these floating around but this one is specifically for MCR and MCR derivatives. This will most likely work with other ROM's but I've not tested it so won't make that...
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    Thread [Q] Phone & Contacts List Confusion

    I feel like a bit of a noob asking this but it's been bugging me and I can't work it out. Edit: I fixed #1 - they are starred contacts in Android... :rolleyes: Edit: still need this though: Also, if anybody has a tip to disable *all* contact pictures that would be great... it looks plain bad...
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    Thread [MOD] Stock Launcher | No Search Bar | 4x5 Portrait Grid | 4.0.4 Test Version Avail!

    Click Here For 4.0.4 Test Version Introduction Here is a version of the stock ICS/GN launcher modded to remove the search bar and reclaim that space in portrait mode by providing a 4x5 grid. The search bar is hidden, the grid is increased to 4x5 and the margins are all adjusted to compensate...
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    Thread [FUN] [X-POST] Random Boot Animations

    To our North American friends, if you would like to have random boot animations on your (custom ROM) G2x you might be interested in this: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1074531 Enjoy! ;) (Please reply/post in that thread) Mod, please lock this thread if you can.
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    Thread [FUN] Random Boot Animations

    Introduction Okay, so there are lots of good boot animations out there but you can only choose one? Not good enough I say! So, here I provide a script that will allow you to have multiple boot animations that are randomly selected each time you boot you phone! :D This script was originally...
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    Thread [LOL] Sort-of Pathetic - Darker Bookmark Widget

    Okay, So I'm hardly expecting any kudos for this but since I did it for me I thought I'd share... :) I like the LG bookmark widget but I was a little irritated by the 'glare' of the white background on the small panel... tada... ... sobeit... ;) The background of the big pop-up is still...
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    Thread [MOD] Running an MCR Custom ROM? | Save 20MB+ RAM | Easy Update Zip Included

    Included In MCR and derivatives from Fr15 onward - No need to patch! :) Introduction Removing the LG 'Software Update' function from your phone will give you back 20MB or more of RAM. This app runs all the time and restarts if it's killed. The thing is, if you're running a custom ROM this...
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    Thread Updated System Font App

    Hi G2x owners, Could somebody who has installed ClockworkMod Recovery (so you can back out if it does not work) please try this for me and confirm it works on the T-Mobile variant? I see no reason it should not. http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=994544 Please post back, thanks...
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    Thread [SOLVED] Incorrect Battery Values

    This seems to be quite a common and somewhat obscure at the same time. Many people have reported installing a new rom or even just powering up their phone and seeing a battery % much different from what they expect. Most often much lower than it should be. Evidently this corrects itself after...
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    Thread [OMG] That! CM Wallpaper

    This is posted in the interests of fun, irreverence and historical record, nothing else. If it gets re/moved, sobeit, I have no objections. For those that like it and for those that feel it's important that it's in the public domain and easily accessible here you go... ...That! CM...
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    Thread [MOD] Silent Screen Capture

    Hi everyone, Update 03-April: Confirmed working, update.zip added. Although I don't mind the screen capture sound a few people have asked for a silent version so the challenge was there. LG really don't want this stuff to be silent! In the screen capture app they also include logic to ensure...
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    Thread [RETIRED] [FROYO ONLY] Silent Video Camera

    [Old Now Froyo Only!] Hi all, Update 30/03: Testing seems okay so flashable zip file for recovery added. There seems to be a lot of demand for a silent video camera and I sometimes wonder if the motives are questionable but nevertheless, I aim to please. LG have put security around the video...
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    Thread [MOD] Hidden Notification Music Controls ** MoDaCo R4 Support **

    Hi everyone, Update 31/03: Works with all 2.2.2 ROM's, including the awesome MoDaCo kitchen! For me the notification controls for the music player are an admirable idea but ultimately useless if you don't prefer the stock music player. It would be ideal if any music player could hook into them...
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    Thread Getting Ready for NVFlash (~fastboot) w/Drivers

    Okay, So I suspect a few of you are going to want to jump on the NVFlash train that Paul is easing out of the station at the moment. NVFLash is the Nvidia utility for writing to the ROM on your Tegra2 phone, reading details and otherwise critical low level functions. For all intents and...
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    Thread New System Font APK | Version 2 | New Fonts Included | Easy Install

    Update 18 June 2012 This mod is for the stock GINGERBREAD ROM so it's quite old now. I'm closing the thread. PM me if you need help with this specific apk. Update 13 April 2011 I have updated the font apk with new fonts, thanks for the suggestions. French translations have been updated &...
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    Thread Bugs, Problems, Workarounds & Tips

    Okay, perhaps a consolidated thread of verified problems and potential workarounds might be good for the forum. I'll list what I know here and try and keep it updated. I don't intend on this thread to become a duplicated discussion thread so I'll link to other discussion threads from this one...
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    Thread Hidden Menu | Device Test | Full Access | Root Not Required

    Well this one isn't so difficult but I though I'd share for those that have not worked it out yet. The LG Device Test "HiddenMenu" is apparently on all shipping phones and it's simply disabled via removing the menu entry. To activate you need to create a shortcut to this hidden menu. You can...
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    Thread Change System Fonts | Root Not Required | Updated New APK

    Okay, so I'm working on modding the fonts app on the 2x (Settings|Display|Display font) to get some custom fonts in there. I can't believe the ones they included. Update: APK for Root Users If you're rooted then you can still use this method but you may also want to have a look at this thread...
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    Thread Screenshot App

    So here's the result of a ShootMe screen grab: i.e. useless. Anybody found one that works on the 2x?
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    Thread Remote Call App?

    So what's up with the LG RemoteCall app. Do you all have it? When I launched it it requested root access... very interesting for a stock app... how do they expect it to work on unrooted phones? I've now "denied" it access, don't want ghosts in the machine.
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    Thread [ROM] MIUI | Stock | Language & Discussion Thread

    MIUI ROM from the Far East Official Links MIUI English Site: http://en.miui.com/ MIUI Download Site: http://www.miui.com/download.html Other XDA Links MIUI General Discussion: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1060098 MIUI Guide...
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    Thread [Q] CM6 Stable - Many "!!! FAILED BINDER TRANSACTION !!!" Errors

    Hi there, Since upgrading to CM6, using a stock or custom rom, using stock, wildmonks or pershoot kernel my logs are almost overflowing with these errors: E/JavaBinder( 120): !!! FAILED BINDER TRANSACTION !!! These result in services, many of them system services, failing. Occasionally a...
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    Thread [Q] Can an S-OFF Desire help any dev's? I have one now.

    Okay, YES I know this is on the limit for this sub-forum, but give me a minute to explain... 1. I have no Desire experience, hang out in the Nexus forums myself 2. I have an S-OFF Desire at the moment 3. I have no idea if this is commonly available or even useful 4. I SEARCHED (want the list...
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    Thread Whatever you do, do NOT use the software in this thread!!

    This software will warez your internet! Thread can be locked.
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    Thread [DEV] I need a ramdisk/kernel dev... please?? :)

    Hi, this is a quick shout-out to a kernel dev that wouldn't mind helping me out... It was 50/50 for this section or Q&A so don't give me grief, the mods will move it if it's absolutely necessary. I need some assistance modifying a Nexus kernel ramdisk and I just don't have the tools/skills...
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    Thread [Hack/Re-Release] Samsung Galaxy S LWPs (Non-Root) ** Froyo Only **

    27-JAN-2011: These do not work with Gingerbread and I can't fix this for you sorry. All credit goes to persiansown for the initial Nexus release in this thread. Confirmed as working for non-rooted users These are not Nexus One specific I've tweaked the files a bit and they should install on...
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    Thread Froyo Themers - An Offer & A Request

    Hi themers, Over the last weeks I've seen some amazing themes and styles for the deodexed Froyo roms, I'm genuinely impressed with the creativity and artistic skill. There's also clearly a high demand for such themes as a casual read of the various threads indicate. However, I've seen a...
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    Thread [HOW TO] Safely Update Your Radio For Froyo Using Fastboot

    UPDATING YOUR RADIO IMPORTANT - READ ALL OF THIS POST I originally wrote this post for Kang-o-rama but, considering everybody will need to update their radio at some stage, though I would x-post it here. Hopefully a mod will sticky, at least for the next three or four weeks. You phone is...
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    Thread UNIX Script Help

    Who knows if this is the right sections but, I need some quick help on a shell script to run on my phone. Two questions: How do I change the following script to search recursively through folders for *.lm and chmod them? #!/sbin/sh for file in /data/app/*.lm ; do chmod 0644 $file done I...
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    Thread Relentless Appz - What's up?

    Mods, Are the Relentless Appz posts being deleted because they contravene rules #7 and #11 about selling? If so, fine, but if not - are they otherwise dodgy and to be avoided or is it just a forum rule thing? TIA NB - Don't mean to stir up a fire. Feel free to delete this thread and just PM...
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    Thread Can the screen automatically sleep in the dock?

    Has anybody succeeded in getting the screen to sleep automatically in the oem desktop dock when no app is running? Even if I kill the launching of the clock or media using an app from the market the screen will not sleep (automatically). It's pissing me off. It sleeps if it's plugged in to a...
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    Thread [THEME] Desire Notification Bar for CM-5.0.7-T3-N1

    For the community because I couldn't find any around. 24/05 - An updated framework-res.apk ONLY for CM-5.0.7-T3 ONLY! Apply this asper instructions below and change the clock and notification text colour to your preference in the Spare Parts app. CM-5.0.7-T3 ONLY. The 3G icon fix by suffeks is...
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    Thread [ROM][RETIRED] Kang-o-rama | Thanks for all your support! :)

    ** RETIRED ROM ** Kang-o-rama - The Best Nexus Yet! Kang-o-rama is a simple and functional Gingerbread ROM based on the latest stable version of CyanogenMod. It includes a number of unique functions and has a clean, professional appearance. This ROM is maintained with daily use in mind and does...
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    Thread [MOD][RETIRED] SetCPU Widget (v1.6.0 XDA) °C & °F & All Widget Functionality

    Thought I'd upload for the community. 25/06 - Updated for SetCPU v1.6.0 (XDA Version): New File Added 29/05 - Updated for SetCPU v1.5.4 (XDA Version): New File Added 19/05 - Updated for SetCPU v1.5.3a (XDA Version): New Files Added 06/05 - Updated for SetCPU v1.5.2 (XDA Version): New...
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    Thread Unified Font Pack - No Launcher Icon

    This is a collection of public domain fonts for personal use also distributed by Better Android. The attached apk is a collection of all fonts in 'Font Pack #1' - 'Font Pack #8' and 'Font Pack - Games' and 'Font Pack - Windows' by Better Android. All of these font packs are available for free...
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    Thread [THINK TANK] How To Remove Launcher Icon?

    Forgive me if this is the wrong forum but I wouldn't mind a dev's insight... How does one go about setting the option to remove the launcher icon when developing an app and what is changed at runtime to add/remove the icon? For example, Pure Music Widget has an option to remove its own icon...
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    Thread Regular (Forced) Reboots After Unlock/Root?

    Anyone out there having the same experience as me? After unlocking and rooting my N1 I now get frequent, if not regular, soft reboots. It seems that it only when reading or writing a lot of data to or from the SD card (e.g. search the SD card for applications, a full data or app backup to the...
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