[MOD][THEME] Screen indicators on the top of the screen (in a MTZ)

Discussion in 'MIUI Mods' started by Litderose, Sep 21, 2011.

  1. Litderose


    Sep 14, 2011

    I was looking for a mod to have the screen indicators on the top (like with Go Launcher).
    But I found nothing. So I tried many ideas and finally i've found a solution.
    First, I want to thank yshonline (see his post here) who gave me the solution.
    In this post, yshonline shows how to customize the screen indicators.
    And he gives the information i was looking for : add in the theme_values.xml of the com.android.launcher this string "<string name="home_indicator">bottom_point</string>".
    So I replaced "bottom" by "top", and it worked !
    You can see the result on the screen capture.
    I like it !
    So if you want see the screen indicators on the topscreen, there is 2 files to modify in the mtz :
    1/ file "com.android.launcher" : modify the theme_values.xml by adding this line :
    <string name="home_indicator">top_point</string>
    This point may be enough but i'm not sure...
    2/ file "framework-res" : it could be necessary to do that : copy your own screen indicators in the framework-res file, in the directory res/drawable-hdpi/.
    Screen indicators must have these names "screen_view_seekpoint_highlight.png" and "screen_view_seekpoint_normal.png".
    You can use the screen indicators which are located in the "com.android.launcher" file (name "workspace_seekpoint_highlight.png" and workspace_seekpoint_normal.png).
    You've just have to rename them.

    Now, i want to install Andy's Launcher mod and my home screen will be perfect ! :)
    Hope this help you.

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