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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by breadnatty08, Aug 1, 2012.

  1. breadnatty08

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  2. paulsam7

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    Boo! They just updated the app on Monday, it seems, to make it a 7-day trial. I swear, before that it was just plain free! Now they've decided to up the ante and make us pay $2.99 for the privilege of keeping what was presented as free. I'm going to complain to the developer.

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    BIG Correction: It was always this way, I just missed the fine print when I installed it. My 7-day trial ended and I simply upgraded. My apologies to the developer; I had emailed my complaint, and I also sent my apology.
     
  3. shaneydroid

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    Rotation locker is free.

    Though I am finding all such apps affect games and live wallpapers (stutter every second or two)
     
  4. viffer800

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  5. stridermt2k

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    That's the direction I went.
    Just install a different launcher and keep all the butter...buttery.
     
  6. colchiro

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    Yes, the stock launcher is nice, but I dropped it in a heartbeat when it didn't rotate and long press didn't give me the options I was used to.
     
  7. RadYOacTiVe

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    Does Apex also rotate the home screen?

     
  8. viffer800

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    You're asking the wrong fella fella

    Got nae idea I'm afraid
     
  9. colchiro

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    Most roms use Nova or Apex launchers. If you don't see that, there's a chance it doesn't rotate.

    You can always install a launcher tho. :D
     
  10. shaneydroid

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    Yes it does.
     
  11. jds4000

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    Or, you could buy Nova Prime for $4 and get auto rotate and dozens of other features to TOTALLY customize your Nexus 7.
     
  12. Jay Aristide

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    I'm an Apex Launcher Pro guy, myself. Works with themes from pretty much every major launcher :)

    Edit: It's worth mentioning, also, that I rooted and took my DPI down to 160 :)

    This enabled TabletUI, and rotation happens automagically. A lot of people say the text is too small at this DPI setting, but with the amazing resolution of this tablet, I haven't had any eye strain, at all. Also, at 160DPI, it doesn't seem to break the market like some other custom resolutions (175, for example) do.
     
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