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JWMD SlideUnlock (Windows Phone 7 Style)
For those of you running Windows Mobile, XDA forum member Nullstring has attempted to create a Windows Phone 7 Lock like application for WM6.x and 6.5.x.
The unlock feature is a horizontal-slide-and-unlock because the dev thought it would be more finger friendly and wanted to avoid applying the initial hard pressure on a specific slide to unlock area.
Features of the app include –
- being skinnable
- customisable image or text
- customisable font
- reposition objects
- supports all resolutions
- supports a variety of languages
- suspends or turn the backlight off when unused or unlocked for n seconds
JWMD SlideUnlock is available for free – to download and for more information, head on over to the forum thread.
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