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Little green androids on Hero...is this HTC's doing?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by booklady, Aug 16, 2010.

  1. booklady

    booklady Active Member
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    Hi all,

    Just wondering something and this is probably a dumb question, but it's Monday so I'll ask :)

    I've had both the Hero and Moment (Hero now) and the Hero has more android dudes than the Moment - examples: when phone rings, a green android pops up instead of a red head profile and the Hero used to have the little waving guy on startup but 2.1 ruined that :(

    Now I LOVE the android dudes, but I'm wondering...is this because of HTC's software or are some Android phones just equipped with this and others aren't?

    See, I told you it was a dumb question but thanks to anyone who can answer it anyway :)
     

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  2. jwpilly

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    I'm am using an AOSP rom without all the HTC bells and whistles, and I see the little guy way more frequently than I did with the HTC skin.
     
  3. booklady

    booklady Active Member
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    Good to know...thanks!
     
  4. Joehunni

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    If anything, HTC will put more HTC branding in there than actual Android stuff, oh how I missed that boot screen...
     
  5. I like my dancing Android boot screen on Fresh 2.3.3

    Also, I like the Android showing up instead of a boring shadow pic when people call that don't have pictures in my phone. Hmph.
     
  6. booklady

    booklady Active Member
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    I miss the little dancing guy too :( And I, too, love seeing the Android guy show up instead of the shadow :)
     
  7. Lozer_Kid

    Lozer_Kid Well-Known Member
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    Does anyone know where's the link to reinstall the file that has the little android guy that says hi to you every time you restart your phone?
     
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