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  Reply # 816004 11-May-2013 23:28
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How can I use the TW clock/weather with another launcher like Apex?




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  Reply # 816006 11-May-2013 23:33
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joker97: is the chainfire root method different from the adb method ?

I can't root my MDF with the adb method


CF method same as in the past. . Odin flash a modified stock kernel with a modified recovery and root. I flashed a fixed stock recovery over the top so it can still (hopefully) install carrier updates.


if I have an aussie model will this brick my device?

I am trying the adb method and it won't connect "adb device offline"


Broooooo. Have you even read the instructions in CF's thread? Check your firmware vs whats in the instructions then see if youre good to go. That's what I did.




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  Reply # 816007 11-May-2013 23:34
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instructions say any MDx prior to MDM ... mine's MDF ... he tried it on MD2 ... how does he know MDF will be ok?

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  Reply # 816008 11-May-2013 23:36
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i'll give the ADB method one more try ... downloading latest ADB SDK - for some reason this method sounds more pure ... instead of flashing a MD2 kernel over my MDF :(

BTW any aussie people rooted MDF with CF method? (who knows I might get lucky here ...)

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  Reply # 816011 11-May-2013 23:41
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joker97: instructions say any MDx prior to MDM ... mine's MDF ... he tried it on MD2 ... how does he know MDF will be ok?


Use search this thread for MDF and theres decent discussion on it. Looks like it can be done in a round about way. Read all those search results.




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  Reply # 816014 11-May-2013 23:43
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ahh the latest adb was needed ... rooted by the pure method :D

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  Reply # 816015 11-May-2013 23:45
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joker97: ahh the latest adb was needed ... rooted by the pure method :D


Haven't rooted that way since S1 days :D




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  Reply # 816020 12-May-2013 00:02
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trying to keep my kernel as pure as possible

I want to move some stuff from my s2 with titanium backup ... Anyone knows how? Just copy the titanium folder?

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  Reply # 816021 12-May-2013 00:02
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trying to keep my kernel as pure as possible

I want to move some stuff from my s2 with titanium backup ... Anyone knows how? Just copy the titanium folder?

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  Reply # 816022 12-May-2013 00:02
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Damager: How can I use the TW clock/weather with another launcher like Apex?




You can't, it doesn't work, nor will the calendar.

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  Reply # 816025 12-May-2013 00:08
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joker97: trying to keep my kernel as pure as possible

I want to move some stuff from my s2 with titanium backup ... Anyone knows how? Just copy the titanium folder?


If you copy your backup folder, it should work... Don't restore any system data tho.

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  Reply # 816076 12-May-2013 09:06
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is there any published "safe apps to disable" or "apps list explanation" - there seems to be a lot of new lines I don't recognise in titanium compared to my s2.

seriously, I have 1.8GB ram and not running anything from boot I have used 1.2GB!

time to trim the fat!

also if I uninstall something from titanium will it make a difference to my 9GB of "space" in internal SD storage? (in the S2 the apps are installed in a separate partition called apps - which makes it safe to wipe/factory reset and retain all your storage but not so in the s4 - waiting patiently for my 32GB micro sd which arrived late hence it is still in Oz while i'd returned to NZ *sigh)

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  Reply # 817325 14-May-2013 12:07
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i have a problem with the lock screen.

if an sms comes thru is there any way to touch it and straightaway open the sms app?

at the moment you touch it, a BLANK box comes up, you ahve to swipe it away and the sms app opens ...

what's with the BLANK BOX???

i have disabled "widgets" under "lock screen"



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  Reply # 817327 14-May-2013 12:11
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joker97: i have a problem with the lock screen.

if an sms comes thru is there any way to touch it and straightaway open the sms app?

at the moment you touch it, a BLANK box comes up, you ahve to swipe it away and the sms app opens ...

what's with the BLANK BOX???

i have disabled "widgets" under "lock screen"


No not currently, it's a PAIN IN THE Bottom! I just usually swipe the messaging app icon which opens the messages.

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  Reply # 817338 14-May-2013 12:25
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You guys should be on Sliding Messaging instead of stock anyways, rich notifications FTW!




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