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Can I edit the Camera App on CM11 to flip the front facing cam?

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  1. davidp799

    davidp799 Well-Known Member

    So, the CM11 available for our device is great and well made, but there are a few bugs at the moment. One of which is a bug where the front facing camera displays a flipped imaged when capturing a picture, but then when it's taken, is flipped back to normal. I was wondering if I could possibly decompile the stock camera app and set it to flip the preview image when taking pictures with the front camera. Does anyone have any ideas?

  2. Rukbat

    Rukbat Well-Known Member

    Not in Android.
  3. Rxpert83

    Rxpert83 Dr. Feelgood Moderator

    You can absolutely decompile the apk, but having the knowledge to make the necessary changes is going to require some device specific experience
  4. davidp799

    davidp799 Well-Known Member

    That's what I was thinking. I just need to find out what exactly I would do. I'll see if there's an XML in the res folder that controls the display.
  5. dalton99

    dalton99 Well-Known Member

    I just checked almost every android file and I can't find any way to flip it. but I may be able to with the app idea
  6. DonB

    DonB ♡ Spidey Sense !! ♡ ™ Moderator

    Moved to the ATR section since your are on a non stock Rom
  7. dalton99

    dalton99 Well-Known Member

    What is the atr section
  8. Rxpert83

    Rxpert83 Dr. Feelgood Moderator

  9. dalton99

    dalton99 Well-Known Member

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