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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Fabolous, Dec 31, 2009.

  1. AZDroid

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    The apps page sometimes comes up black or is slow to load. It does look slick though. I'm going to remove some widgets from my previous home screen and maybe delete it (launcher +) and see if that helps. Love the new walls too.
     

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  2. tjrocks91

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    can you remove the launcher if you dont like it?
     
  3. cjb695

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    If I do this and I want to go back to 2.0.1....how do I do this?
     
  4. AZDroid

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    Yes, just go to manage applications in settings and uninstall.
     
  5. cjb695

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    Ok I download the file....now what do I do...Im a noob.
     
  6. Bxrider11

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    I do not own a Moto Droid, I have the little brother, but I wanted to know if you make changes from 2.0.1 to 2.1 if you don't like it can you always go back. Or are you stuck with 2.1?
     
  7. bmar29

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    what about live wallpapers?
     
  8. Psychokitty

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    In the forum dog house.
    This installation won't brick a rooted droid, will it?
     
  9. AZDroid

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    You're not installing the OS, just the home screen launcher and wallpaper. you're installing an app and can simply uninstall if you don't like it.
     
  10. AZDroid

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    Do you have a file manager like Astro installed?
     
  11. cjb695

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    I dont think so....what does it do
     
  12. tjrocks91

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    it ran kinda glitchy for me after a reboot, it was slow so i uninstalled it, ill just wait for the official 2.1
     
  13. AZDroid

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    It allows you to easily access files. Go to the market and install Astro, it's free. Then unzip the launcher zip file and copy the launcher .apk file to the download folder on your memory card. Then open Astro, open the download folder, click on launcher 2, then select open app manager, then install.
     
  14. DroidJnkie

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    I would like to know this as well please
     
  15. meekrab

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    How do you access the card view of home screens?
     
  16. Psychokitty

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    In the forum dog house.
    This installation won't brick a rooted droid, will it?
     
  17. cjb695

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    Ok i got to the launcher 2 folder....how do I open app manager? Thanks for all your help
     
  18. messenger13

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    No.
     
  19. meekrab

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    When you click on "launcher 2" in astro it should give you a prompt with two choices, browse file and open app manager.

    No. I have a rooted 2.0.1 and it works very well
     
  20. AZDroid

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    I'm getting a lot of force closes when trying to change wallpapers from the ones that came with launcher 2. Anyone know of a way to save these walls before I delete launcher 2? it's a bit too buggy.
     
  21. MisterEff

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    As an alternative download link you can use directly on your droid.

    (link removed by Mod)
     
  22. JediJesus

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    long press on one of dots on the side of the app launcher.
     
  23. rdillz

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    This is wonderful.
     
  24. cdodge

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    might be a dumb question but i was wondering it this gives you the updated music player and gallery?
     
  25. MisterEff

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    No. You need to install the gallery separately and from what I know you cannot get the music app. I love how nice this launcher is though.
     

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