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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by RedBeansNrice, Apr 20, 2012.

  1. RedBeansNrice

    RedBeansNrice Member
    Thread Starter

    Peace to requisite0 for helping a brother package this up. This is for the people running stock roms who want the crt screen off animation, Metro PCS only. Put the zip on your sd card and flash through cwm like you would flash a theme. Do i even have to say make a back up first.

    Long ass Note: Along with enabling the animation, this will flash to the stock theme of the respective rom. If you want to keep your existing theme or flash a different theme and still have the CRT animation, FIRST flash the CRT file (this will bring you back to your rom's stock theme) THEN, you can flash your theme after the following modification. Open your theme's zip with 7zip or whatever you use and navigate to system/framework/framework-res.apk. Open it and delete the resources.arsc file. Then drag and drop the one provided in the links below into the same folder. Then close it, put it on your sd card and flash it. I will provide the modified resources.arsc file for each rom.
    One more thing, if you have admiral beast, flashing the CRT file will not change your theme. If you have the Beast and change themes and the animation goes away just reflash the CRT file. This is because the animation was already enabled by the dev and only required a build.prop modification. Peace to devs who made these roms.

    Note: to the devs of these roms, I didnt change anything. I simply edited one line in the bools.xml from true to false, and put a # in front of a line in the build prop. Peace:D

    In case I wasn't clear, these are NOT roms. You flash them over your existing rom, like a theme.

    CRT Stock odexed Link
    Modified Stock odexed resources.arsc Link

    CRT Admiral Beast Link

    CRT Stock deodexed Monster 4 Link
    Modified Stock deodexed Monster 4 resources.arsc Link

    Last Note, I promise: You must have all animations enabled, its in settings/display settings/ animation and if you're running "spare parts" make sure the window animation speed is set to normal.
     


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  2. adanmex

    adanmex Android Enthusiast

    What does crt do sounds rediculous
     
  3. ymcmbsalute

    ymcmbsalute Member

    To say that this works i love the new animation & my friends can't understand how i got it lmao and i tell them it's because i have a blessed phone aha thanks guys appreciate it
     
  4. i think this is already enabled in miui rom. good job tho!
     
  5. blaze420916

    blaze420916 Android Expert

    Who made the video? How about one if those instructional videos? Lol I've flashed crt file moved the file into my monster ics theme but still nothing...oh well I'll eventually figure it out :D good job though.
     
  6. ymcmbsalute

    ymcmbsalute Member


    Just make sure you have animations on that's all i did and it works
     
  7. ymcmbsalute

    ymcmbsalute Member

    I have some animations enabled & it still works lol it also speeds up my phone but not having all animations on.
     
  8. Jdgui

    Jdgui Well-Known Member

    Is there one for stock++? :)
     
  9. RedBeansNrice

    RedBeansNrice Member
    Thread Starter

    Try the deodexed one for stock above, I haven't flashed stock++ yet, so I haven't tried it. But, If you're brave, make a backup and go for it. If it starts bootlooping, just hold the power button down until the phone shuts off, then quickly hold down the back and volume down button to boot into recovery. Then wipe and flash your backup.
     
  10. flakito97

    flakito97 Android Expert

    It works. The DEODEXED ONE.:)

    Just another Flakito97 post...
     
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  11. Jdgui

    Jdgui Well-Known Member

    it worked!:) and my phone is faster too
     
  12. DQScott95

    DQScott95 Well-Known Member

    Any way to flash this onto Stock++ without having it change the theme?
     
  13. Not really. Enabling it requires editing of the framework-res.apk, which also stores the theme. You'd have to do it manually via the instructions in RBNR's other thread.
     
  14. SamsungAdmire

    SamsungAdmire Android Expert

    the popup windows are 10000% faster. did you get this thing from cm7?
     
  15. i did it on the monster 4 and it worked !!!..... but when i press the power but to turn on the screen theres no special effect
     
  16. Flipnotic

    Flipnotic Member

    Is anyone working on the screen on animation of this? Thanks for the work.
     
  17. RedBeansNrice

    RedBeansNrice Member
    Thread Starter

    @ samsung - I'm speculating here as to why your window transitions are faster. I have spare parts+ app installed and have my window transition speed set fast, this makes the phone appear faster. I pulled that framework from my phone, so MAYBE, spare parts makes a change somewhere in the framework (I have no clue where, but when i ran logcat and made a change to the window transitions speed in spare parts app I get this: W/InputManagerService( 160): Window already focused, ignoring focus gain of: com.android.internal.view.IInputMethodClient$Stub$Proxy@413c1090). If thats the case then when you flashed the crt file, your window transitions will also be fast like mine are.;)


    @ gaaza kid - this is for crt off animation only.



    @flipnotic I came across someone on the net who has a tutorial on how to enable the crt screen on animation on another device, maybe i'll give it a go next week and see if i can get it on the admire, I have college finals this week and I'm studying like hell.
     
  18. SamsungAdmire

    SamsungAdmire Android Expert

    Nope, it is not faster, but smooth. I like it. leave it as it is.
     
  19. Flipnotic

    Flipnotic Member

    Good luck on your finals and I do really hope you can get it added when you get time. The animation is great.
     
  20. kenboyles72

    kenboyles72 Well-Known Member

    i was gonna try and manually apply this, but i cant find the bools.xml.

    Never mind, i didn't decompile the apk first. :-(
     
  21. ymcmbsalute

    ymcmbsalute Member

    So currently there's not a CRT for stock ++?
     
  22. Jdgui

    Jdgui Well-Known Member

    I have Stock++ and I have crt I basically used the ones from the thread and extracted them and then replaced the apk to this rom and the followed step 13 and down from the original thread
     
  23. ymcmbsalute

    ymcmbsalute Member


    Lol I'm still lost. .-.
     
  24. flakito97

    flakito97 Android Expert

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