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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Duke 505, Jul 16, 2013.

  1. Duke 505

    Duke 505 Member
    Thread Starter

    I know there is a trick you can do to activate the on screen buttons on any rooted ics device by editing a file in the build.prop. But for some reason i can't find it. It's called

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  2. Playb0i

    Playb0i Newbie

    You'll have to,use,the text editor in root explorer and add that to the build.prop qemu.hw.mainkeys=0 then save,it and reboot
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  3. henrytamayo

    henrytamayo Well-Known Member

    Jus paste it at the bottom of the build prop
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  4. spanky0323

    spanky0323 Android Enthusiast

    Stupid question, but what exactly does this do
  5. henrytamayo

    henrytamayo Well-Known Member

    Makes u have on.screen buttons like the nexus
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  6. spanky0323

    spanky0323 Android Enthusiast

  7. Duke 505

    Duke 505 Member
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    Thanks i will try that. Kinda figured that. Idk why the instructions i saw said you had to find the file lol
  8. Sasuke082594

    Sasuke082594 Well-Known Member

    Also if you want to disable hardware keys then navigate to system/usr/keylayout and find syna-touchscreen.kl and open it as a text file and put # in front of every word "key" you see. Ex: #key
  9. henrytamayo

    henrytamayo Well-Known Member

    That file doesn't exist I just checked
  10. Sasuke082594

    Sasuke082594 Well-Known Member

    If this pic shows corrupted then open it on a web browser from your phone. That shows the location of the file.

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