General Change primary shortcut icons (not the apps themselves)?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by gurak, Mar 2, 2013.

  1. gurak

    gurak Member
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    I know how to swap the programs in the bottom Primary Shortcut bar, but I want to change the actual icons each one uses.

    I have customized the icons on my home screens with a set of darker, more 3D icon images, and the stock phone/contact/calendar/etc icons just don't match.

    How can I keep the same programs but use a different icon in the Primary Shortcuts?
    If possible I would like to avoid using a separate loader to do this.
    Any ideas?

    Currently I am running 4.04
     

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  2. vosg

    vosg Well-Known Member
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    You can't do that with the Touchwiz launcher. You'll need Nova Launcher or similar.
     
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  3. gurak

    gurak Member
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    Ah, I had a suspicion that would be the case.
    :(
    Thanks anyway, vosg.

    Edit: Grabbed Nova and had a look, and quite like it! Thanks for the tip.
     

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