Basic text only battery status widget

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by lbethards, Jul 11, 2010.

  1. lbethards

    lbethards New Member
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    Does anyone know of a simple, text only battery status widget? I am working on making a very clean minimalistic LauncherPRO UI, and would like to find a text only, transparent battery status widget. Ideally, something that fits nicely using the Beautiful Widgets Home (Small) widget for clock/date/weather info. Any help would be appreciated. :)
     

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  2. Cudda

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    There is one that is exactly what you described. It was sexy too. Lemme hop on the market and try and find it again.

    It's called BattStatt.
     
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  3. TheCowGod

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    Thanks Cudda, saw this on the market a while ago and couldn't find it again.
     
  4. kiwijunglist

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    It's impossible to find battstat using search on the market

    Search for "tajm" instead, then select view more apps from this developer.
     
  5. Cudda

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    I can search for BattStatt just fine and it shows up.
     
  6. Poloki

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    The search seems to be case sensitive. Search for BattStatt.

    Question: Does anyone know how to make this (or any other Battery Status widget) show increments of 1 percent on the Motorola Droid 1? I see many screenshots that show "Forty Six Percent" and like that better than 10% increments.
     
  7. Szadzik

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    It is dependent on the phone and how it reports battery status. The Droid 1 does not allow 1% increments and whatever app to show battery percentage you get it won't show anything more than just 10% increments.
     
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  8. Poloki

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    Is that just for non-root or is there a root solution? (I am non-rooted)
     
  9. Szadzik

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    Rooted or not there is no workaround unless you are able to change the battery reporting 'driver'.

    In WinMo I did that, but I do not think it is possible with Android yet.
     
  10. chanchan05

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    Minimalistic text will support 1% incerements
     
  11. Parshooter

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    I just installed BattStatt, I like it, thanks. :cool:
     
  12. jefboyardee

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    I save the homescreen real estate and have that number in the notif bar with Battery Indicator.
     

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