Ben Elliott · Jun 19, 2010 at 11:22 pm

Get Co0kie’s Home Tab v1.8.5 Now!

The immensely popular HTC Sense modification tool by Co0kieMonster has received another update and is now at version 1.8.5, with many fixes for bugs incurred from the previous update and a lot of new features added.

For those who don’t know about it, Co0kie’s Home Tab (CHT) gives you much more freedom when altering the layout of your Manila home tab. For example, you can add and move analogue clocks, quick notification bars and communications switches, while the mod also allows you to use three pages of quick links and Android-style sliding wallpapers.

The new additions include the option for skinning the soft key and task bars, for adding wallpaper controls such as ‘previous’, ‘next’ and ‘random’, an alternative lockscreen that will work for Windows Mobile 6.1 users and compatibility for the newest releases of Sense.

The full changelog can be viewed in this post, while the download link remains in the first post of the mod thread.


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ben_duder is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. Hi! My name's Ben, and I'm proud to be one of the news writers at xda-developers. I live near London and have spent the last ten years wasting all the money I get my hands on on new gadgets with which to fulfil my technolust. I first got into HTC phones when I found a Lobster 700TV (the HTC Monet) at a very good price, and I'm ashamed to say that I couldn't have cared less about what operating system the phone was running as long as I could watch The Simpsons on the bus. As fellow Monet owners might know, the 'TV' part of the phone's alternate title was somewhat deceiving and was completely abandoned by the service providers in England. However, by then I had already fallen in love with the freedom Windows Mobile had given me. After the Monet came a Universal, with a Touch Pro following that. I've just bought a G1 (yeah, I know, get with the times!) because I'm really interested in Android as a budding operating system and don't think I could ever cope with a 'dumbphone' now that I know what's on offer. Although I haven't contributed much to the site in terms of programming or cooking help, I hope that I can give a bit back by letting you guys know what's new through my articles. If you have any questions, suggestions or complaints about those articles, feel free to get in touch with me via PM using the URL above. View ben_duder's posts and articles here.
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