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Check out my home screen!

Anonymous
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Message 51 of 58
Message 51 of 58

Re: Check out my home screen!

Yes, you need to set the permissions first.  Try the "Fix Permission" option in CWM.

Basically you copy the new file to the SD card - then you copy it to "/system" - change the permissions - then move it to "/system/app".  You have to do it this way else you get problems.  Changing the permissions of the file on the SD card won't work as they'll change again when you move it into "/system".  Hence the intermediate step of moving it to "/system", change permissions then move it into "/system/app".

If "Fix Permissions" in CWM doesn't work then restore your backup and follow my instructions again.  I've been there before myself. smile happy

Master
Message 52 of 58
Message 52 of 58

Re: Check out my home screen!

ok thanks smile happy i'm currently restoring...

hopefull i'll get it right this time... and yes we learn from our mistakes smile happy

so if we dont have cwm , we have to flash our phone again right..?

anothr user nabeel bricked his phone 7-8 times and he kept on flashing.. so i'm guessing with recovery we dont have to do it smile happy

awesome developers smile happy

Anonymous
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Message 53 of 58
Message 53 of 58

Re: Check out my home screen!

Yep.  Without a backup you'd need to re-flash.  I use Wotan when I need to do this as it's easier than Flashtool IMHO.  You have to create an account with them but it's free to download and flash any release of firmware you want.

http://www.wotanserver.com/en/sony-ericsson/se/xperia-arc-s-lt18/unlock-tool/debranding-flash

I'm hoping to see ICS on their site real soon now...

Master
Message 54 of 58
Message 54 of 58

Re: Check out my home screen!

hmm i'm aware of wotan smile happy

another android thing learnt today smile happy

i have seeen many pages in which the devs said change permissions..

so are these permissions different for every file..??

Anonymous
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Message 55 of 58
Message 55 of 58

Re: Check out my home screen!

The permissions for all the files in system/app are the same.

Master
Message 56 of 58
Message 56 of 58

Re: Check out my home screen!

oh ok....

i got the widets in notification panel.... smile happy smile happy yes......

wow...... i'm so happy , so finally i can do something with the phone..... thanks thanks,,,,,,,

Anonymous
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Message 57 of 58
Message 57 of 58

Re: Check out my home screen!

smile cool

Excellent.

Next I'll talk you through installing the Xperia S launcher and widgets.  But not right now...

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Master
Message 58 of 58
Message 58 of 58

Re: Check out my home screen!

yeah its ok.. enough for the day smile happy

reply to this whenever you want ok.. not right now silly

like i backed up all the things on cwm and titanium.. and i removed some things from the system\app

so my question is , what if i do something wrong after transferring these things..

i moved 10\100 items , i brick my phone ans restore thru cwm , so cwm will restore all those 100 items..

so can we do this..?? cwm just to restore 90 items and not the full 100 because it will be a pain to remove all the bloatware again and again...

now i'm gonna go.. ok , bii , and thanks a lot..... and reply when you are free.... no hurry smile happy