[VIVID Launcher] Official Post ([Jun.18 2022] We are releasing new version 5.6.3408 today !)

Poll of Features you want in VIVID! (Pls comment on Trace2 if yours not in list or others)


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pheff

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Hi Guys,
@pheff

We'v tested older version to update with several versions, cannot reproduce the radio customizable miss and not working issue, do you guys now still reproducible? and any clue can give me? or can help to report a bug for us?

In the previous version there was no problem. You customized the radios and they were selected. Now, you customize them and when you turn off the radio, they are lost...

In addition, even when you customize text and image and have not yet turned off, the home screen does not show neither text nor image
 

Solvin

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That's possible, we can add one map theme toggle in the setting in the future.
Thanks a lot, that would be great. Google Maps in dark mode is really hard to see in the widget.

By the way, found a bug with the integrated Spotify widget on the dashboard: The repeat and like button don't work.
 
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ludditefornow

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Redmi K20 Pro
Just like my responses above, we are trying to find ways to integrate with FYT devices, but we are not sure how the compatibility will be. IF apply, thanks for testing and feedback to us. Please post the issue so far, is welcome~
Hi,

attached is the spec for my FYT unit. I can confirm the following things in Vivid launcher are working:
1. Bluetooth audio when connected to the phone.
2. Phone contacts info and phone dialling via Bluetooth.
3. Wallpaper changes and themes.
4. audio playback from local storage.
5. Google maps is working.
6. Bottom row of apps can be launched, changed and arranged.
7. Auto launch on start up (Navradio app) https://forum.xda-developers.com/t/...s7862-and-sc9853i-fyt-devices.4387965/page-23
8. Google maps directions by voice after clicking on the microphone icon.

What isn't working
1. Radio integration (I am using Navradio / Navradio free). Have just added this app to the bottom row.
2. Spotify is not integrating. Have just added this app to the bottom row.
3. If Navradio is auto launched and there was a previous version of the app already running, then sound on Navradio is lost.
4. Weather widget is not working.
5. Google Assistant is not working for phone dialling. This is an FYT thing. But I notice that AutoZen app https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.zenthek.autozen&hl=en_AU&gl=US has found a way to make Google Assistant work for voice dialling from within their app, so it is possible on the FYT units.
Using Google maps with voice does work.


I am happy to test and report findings of any specific questions you may have to assist you with FYT units.

With Navradio, the original radio is renamed and the Navradio renamed as the original radio to offer integration into the ROM. This works seemlessly.
 

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KaylaKev

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Hi, does anyone know how to fix apps crash after the latest stable vivid update? all pre-installed apps such as radio, youtube works fine but not those from google playstore. i already try several and download it, but comes to an end. it crashes whenever open. Please help
 

VAHID

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Hi
Can you add option that dark mode active or deactive with headlight same as hct7 or hct4 rom?
In vivid radio or music app always in dark mode☹️
 

pheff

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I don't know if it happens to someone else, but the YouTube application, when the car is driving, doesn't play the videos, the video stays gray and only the sound is heard. I have tried other times with the car stopped and it does play the videos. Anyone know what can it be? Maybe it has nothing to do with VIVID... I have Dasaita PX6 and Vivid ROM

Thanks for all
 

gilal

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Nov 30, 2019
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I don't know if it happens to someone else, but the YouTube application, when the car is driving, doesn't play the videos, the video stays gray and only the sound is heard. I have tried other times with the car stopped and it does play the videos. Anyone know what can it be? Maybe it has nothing to do with VIVID... I have Dasaita PX6 and Vivid ROM

Thanks for all
In the settings, you need to uncheck the playback of the image while driving. I activate it every time as I change the new soft. Best regards
 

dawid_11223

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Jun 9, 2022
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I was doing system updates, afterwards the weather showed up and it worked. As soon as I turned off the radio and restarted it no longer works. the google map also takes much longer to load than before the vivid update

 

vivid_1

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In the previous version there was no problem. You customized the radios and they were selected. Now, you customize them and when you turn off the radio, they are lost...

In addition, even when you customize text and image and have not yet turned off, the home screen does not show neither text nor image
Found the root cause, regression bug, will fix ASAP~
 
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artufresh

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I was doing system updates, afterwards the weather showed up and it worked. As soon as I turned off the radio and restarted it no longer works. the google map also takes much longer to load than before the vivid update

Yeah have the same problem,weather work only after reboot
Vivid answer vas that they tested it on all languages and regions and they have no issue
Just some bug in the android system i think…
 

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    Hi All,

    We did a hotfix version for fixing the radio name and cover customize not working issue. While the disadvantage is You need customize your radio one more time. Please update as you need.

    [Sep.9 2022] We are releasing new version 5.7.3434 today !
    Major changes are:
    1. Fix crash issues
    2. Fix radio customize name and cover issue
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link: vivid launcher apk
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    So I would just like the icons across the bottom and nothing else. No Google maps window, no music window and maybe just a large clock where the maps and radio windows are
    Fries with that
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    @vivid_1 what about the integration between vivid launcher and navradio+?
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    Hey @vivid_1 I reported this same bug some time ago, did you guys have any plan to fix it in the next update?

    Apart from this one, there is another bug that makes me to push several times the next/previous button in the steering wheel to change the radio station; it's quite random, since sometimes is ok pushing it once, but others you have to push it 2 or 3 times to change the radio station. My unit is PX6 MAX10.

    Thank you!
    What I recommend vivid team is to create one post .... "Issues/bugs found" (that vivid team should update accordingly) with the list of the issues (and version in which the issue/bug was found) that captured to be fixed from the users and with estimation on which release they think the issue could be fixed...in order the users could consult and provide information or other new bugs and not ask for the same issues.
    We know vivid team is suffering from lack of developers and we appreciate the effort for giving to us a full attractive and functional launcher.
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    So I would just like the icons across the bottom and nothing else. No Google maps window, no music window and maybe just a large clock where the maps and radio windows are
    Install other launcher.
    So you are asking to remove all the functionalities that are attractive from vivid. Change to card theme if that fits better to you....if not...check which other launchers can fit your needs.
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    VIVID is a personalized launcher to offer best experiences while you're driving. It's designed neatly and beautiful, intuitive and easy to use. Here are the major features you're going to find out in VIVID:

    * Split home screen - It applies a split home screen for the most important 2 features while you're driving, Maps and Media, so that you don't have to jump back and forth among apps. And you can also easily access to the recent apps from the bottom bar.

    * Navigation - Google Maps, Waze, Amigo, iGo, no matter what navigation apps you're using, once you used it, it will stay at the bottom bar as your default Maps app.

    * Media - Highly customized UI for in-vehicle scenarios, and it's compatible with any standard media browse services, e.g. DAB-Z.

    * Phone - Integrated with HCT and ums512_1h10_Natv Head Units, and highly customized UI for phone calling, it's simple and easy to use!

    * Hardware Integration - Integrated with HCT and ums512_1h10_Natv HUs, you can use native radio and Bluetooth call, music

    * OTA update - Continuously improve and listen to user feedback, new release is bi-weekly or monthly.

    The download link and release notes are in second floor blow in this post.

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    For all the lovely people saw here so far:
    1. Your ideas matter: we want to here from you about your pain point using your headunit for now, features you want to have, services you want to connect to and what we haven't done good enough.
    2. Features we'll deliver in the several coming release:
      1. Dashboard layout switch
      2. Google assistant certain level support (voice nav, music control, dial etc.)
      3. Your suggestions

    Warning: VIVID is free for only personal users, for commercial usage please contact us.
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    Can you do vivid a favor? Please give us a rating on Google play so that more people can enjoy vivid experience in car. And thank you for all the way helping vivid getting better day by day. Really appreciate!!​

    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher

    [Sep.9 2022] We are releasing new version 5.7.3434 today !
    Major changes are:
    1. Fix crash issues
    2. Fix radio customize name and cover issue
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link: vivid launcher apk

    [Aug.2 2022] We are releasing new version 5.7.3432 today !
    Major changes are:
    1. Portrait(vertical) screen support
    2. Auto launch app when boot
    3. Multi-languages translation
    4. Card dashboard nav panel update
    5. UI tuning
    6. Fix crashes and bugs
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link: vivid launcher apk

    [Jun.29 2022] We are releasing new version 5.6.3418 today !
    Major changes are:
    1. Hot fix for 5.6.3408 for crash issue
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link: vivid launcher apk

    [Jun.18 2022] We are releasing new version 5.6.3408 today !
    Major changes are:
    1. Android native widget support (Add widgets you like)
    2. Support custom splash images
    3. Radio cover and title customized
    4. Google map smooth improvement
    5. Android 12 support
    6. Card dashboard clock widget support
    7. Fix bugs and performance improvement
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link: vivid launcher apk


    [April.29 2022] We are releasing new version 5.3.3388 today !
    Major changes are:
    1. Fix map nav panel not show issue and improve map update
    2. Fix music autoplay bugs
    3. Local music folder alphabetically order
    4. UI tuning
    5. Add user feedback entrance in setting
    6. Improve stability and performance
    7. Fix bugs
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link: vivid launcher apk

    [Mar.21 2022] We are releasing new version 5.3.3372 today !
    Major changes are:
    1. Improve media auto play when startup
    2. Add delete call history function
    3. Add user can skip OTA version function
    4. Fix bugs
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link: vivid launcher apk

    [Mar.7 2022] We are releasing new version 5.2.3365 today !
    Major changes are:
    1. Android 11 support (Update ROM from 10 to 11 please contact Dasaita)
    2. Card Dashboard for all users and experience refine
    3. Google voice assistant support (Support all domains include voice Dialing but some hardware has compatible issue because of Google)
    4. VIVID Settings UI reorg and tuning
    5. Apps page horizontal swipe
    6. Email login
    7. Speedometer widget support
    8. Add reboot button in setting
    9. Fix bugs
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link: vivid launcher apk



    [Feb.17 2022] We are releasing new version 5.1.3358 today !
    Major changes are:
    1. Hot fix for yesterday's build 5.1.3355
    2. Fix quickly switch media sources may lose media source choices issue
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link: vivid launcher apk

    [Feb.16 2022] We are releasing new version 5.1.3355 today !
    Major changes are:
    1. Dashboard map and nav panel optimization
    2. Add Home/Work address shortcut
    3. Media source change and browse refactor
    4. Add stable and canary OTA option
    5. Don't auto change BT name and pin, be able to change in setting
    6. Weather improvement
    7. Bug fix
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link: vivid launcher apk

    [Jan.4 2022] We are releasing new version 4.12.3333 today !
    Major changes are:
    1. Improve performance and fix bugs
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link: vivid launcher apk

    [Dec.20 2021] We are releasing new version 4.12.3331 today !
    Major changes are:
    1. Dashboard weather and full weather page support
    2. Sort and Search apps support
    3. Steering wheel issues with Zilink and local video fix
    4. Spotify cover support
    5. Fix bugs and improve performance
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link:

    [Dec.06 2021] We are releasing new version 4.11.3327 today !
    Major changes are:
    1. Lock screen valet mode with password
    2. Support drag and drop to change app position
    3. Support steering wheel pause button
    4. Don't duck audio sound when receive bluetooth notification on PX6
    5. Fix crashes and bugs
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link: https://mega.nz/file/CLBABbrS#muEzuuMIiHViET7iUDU14rBUnxVw4sRG9TFkuzouZHo


    [Nov.23 2021] We are releasing new version 4.11.3321 today! This is hot fix for yesterday's version.
    Major changes are:
    1. Hot fix for phone bluetooth notification will pause vivid music issue
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link:https://mega.nz/file/Hbx0nAqT#yvUQbRvEaB8qdeE4VtTf9FRwttINepCw6K0Zvc6FMYY


    [Nov.22 2021] We are releasing new version 4.11.3318 today!
    Major changes are:
    1. Support Android split screen on dashboard (Long click ’recent' control on status bar). Please contract Dasaita for latest ROM to support split screen if you are Dasaita users, if other ROM, you may support already.
    2. Day/Night theme auto change timezone bug fix
    3. Support navigation bar apps customization (Long click apps to pin or unpin)
    4. Improve performance
    5. Fix crashes and bugs
    Refer to video how to enable split screen

    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link:https://mega.nz/file/Pax0USxa#nOZG21r5QPoMrrSMj8D0gdssTeui1YQ6TXNADT0AM8I


    [Nov.8 2021] We are releasing new version 4.10.3306 today!
    Major changes are:
    1. Day/Night auto mode change theme based on sunrise/sunset time
    2. On/Off setting for 'vivid music widget' show on other apps
    3. Wallpaper can be selected from local device
    4. Left map will change to HeadingUp instead always NorthUp while driving
    5. Android 11 compatible support
    6. Fixed cardLayout dashboard phone call not showing issue
    7. Fixed driving mode restriction on search bugs
    8. Fix other bugs and crashes
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link: https://mega.nz/file/6fZHCKoB#8-h_9rBlxSBPeQbWgXnnvKUlPreLML70qe_aoAGR4_I

    [Oct.25 2021] We are releasing new version 4.10.3295 today!
    Major changes are:
    1. All apps page change from smart group to original grid layout
    2. Add shortcut to open control panel on domain bar
    3. Fix Dashboard nav search not working issue
    4. Disable search panel pull up every time
    5. Dashboard layout switch (only ROM users, Beta function, known issue in answering phone)
    6. Zoom in google map view zoom level
    7. Fix Zlink steering wheel control not working issue
    8. Fix steering wheel cannot hangup phone issue
    9. Fix bugs and crashes
    Download Links(If you have no Google Play on your device, please reply to let us know)

    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher


    [Sept.18 2021] We are releasing new version 4.9.3268 today!
    Major changes are:
    1. Dashboard google maps support route information panel display
    2. All apps page use smart group
    3. Domain Bar support pin apps from recent used apps
    4. Recent used apps support long press to remove
    5. Improve stability and fix lots of bugs
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    Hey Guys, new release mainly for improve stability and performance. Tuning ui detail etc.

    Can you do vivid a favor? Please give us a rating on Google play so that more people can enjoy vivid experience in car. And thank you for all the way helping vivid getting better day by day. Really appreciate!!
    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher



    [April.29 2022] We are releasing new version 5.3.3388 today !
    Major changes are:
    1. Fix map nav panel not show issue and improve map update
    2. Fix music autoplay bugs
    3. Local music folder alphabetically order
    4. UI tuning
    5. Add user feedback entrance in setting
    6. Improve stability and performance
    7. Fix bugs
    Google Play: Search keywords: “VIVID Launcher” or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.telenav.launcher
    Apk Download Link: vivid launcher apk
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    In my opinion....vivid team is making a huge effort on supporting customized ROMs which I think...is a nonsense.
    Stock manufacturers rom must be a base .... whoever wanted vivid....just install stock and vivid or a full vivid rom.
    Vivid team should pay attention on the vivid enhancement and new features and not to change behavior for customized roms....what could cause that new bugs appear over the stock and vivid roms, which is the intended market.
    So @KhangTran476 i suggest you to move to stock/ vivid rom in order to try the vivid features and report the bugs or new enhaccements in a more efficient way.

    If vivid is not working on customized paid roms....it is a duty of the rom's author (who is get paid ) to solve it
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    Right that's in plan. And we've look at that issue yesterday, we cannot add NavRadio/NavRadio+ into media list cause they did conflict with vivid radio, but in next release we'll actually try to let them working well with vivid launcher but cannot control by vivid launcher.
    Hi, I'm the developer of NavRadio+.
    I found that to make my app work with vivid launcher i need to add a mediaplayer service in my code so the launcher can properly give audiofocus to my app.
    Right now NavRadio start only a mediasession to send logo and radio infos but I'm working on adding the mediaplayer service to avoid these kind of problems, i just need to find the time and proper way to add it.
    In the while I can tell you some actions that could be usefull:

    The main NavRadio+ service is "com.navimods.radio.RadioService"
    The NavRadio_free service is "com.navimods.radio_free.RadioService"

    To start playing and gain audiofocus: "navimods_play_action"
    To stop the service: "navimods_stop.service"
    To switch to next station: "navimods_next_action"
    To switch to prev station: "navimods_prev_action"

    I hope this help a bit.

    If you need more infos, feel free to ask.

    ;)