WenWM · Mar 21, 2010 at 08:16 am

[MOD] TrackballWake and TrackballSkip for Nexus One

The Nexus One’s trackball is becoming the most valuable and customizable feature of the device, and our members are getting the fullest out of it. This new modification was created by metalhead8816 in our Nexus One forum, and it is not the first trackball tweak to spring out of there.

This one does more than the others. This one is made for those people that listen to music on there devices. It allows them to either use one of the mods to use the trackball to wake up the device or to change your music.

I think this is just about the coolest mod of them all, and the feature list shows you why.

1st Mod: (TrackballWake)
– Allows the user to wake the screen using the trackball (No extra apps its built-in to OS)
– Option is under the System Settings -> Sound & Display -> Trackball Settings -> Trackball wakes screen
– Option is off by default

2nd Mod: (TrackballSkip)
– Allows the user to skip to the next song if music is playing and the screen is off.
– This is done by double-tapping the trackball while the screen is off.
– A double-tap is two consecutive presses within about half a second.
– Option is under Music App -> Settings -> Use trackball to skip
– Option is off by default

Two different versions now:
1) trackball-SuccessW-WSv01.zip – This includes the Successive Notifications v0.4
2) trackball-NoSuccessW-WSv01.zip – This does not include Successive Notification v0.4

You can mod your device with the file from the application thread


_________
Want something on the XDA Portal? Send us a tip!

WenWM

WenWM is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. Phone Freak. Work all day with phones, usually Android or Windows Mobile. Love getting them for reviews, and most of the time, I play with it more than review. Write for quite a bit of sites, and love doing it. Always on Twitter from my Computer, Phone, Watch, and TV.
Jimmy McGee · Mar 30, 2015 at 06:00 am · 2 comments

LG G4 Note Picture Leaked, Oxygen OS Delayed – XDA TV

The LG G4 Note has been leaked! That and much more news is covered by Jordan when he reviews all the important stories from this weekend. Included in this weekend's news is the news of the delay in the release of Oxygen OS and be sure to check out the article talking about installing Android 4.4 Kitkat on a laptop. That's not all that's covered in today's video! Be sure to check out the other videos released earlier this week...

XDA NEWS
Emil Kako · Mar 29, 2015 at 06:47 pm · 4 comments

Has ART Made a Noticeable Jump in App Performance?

We've received mixed reports about switching to ART but it seems that the majority of users who make the jump see some type of improvement. But just how noticeable is this improvement in app performance? Let us know if switching to ART has brought noticeable changes to your device's performance.

DISCUSS
Aamir Siddiqui · Mar 29, 2015 at 06:02 pm · 5 comments

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Drop Test

The Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge are already proving to be amongst the head turners of 2015. From favoring their inhouse Exynos 7 SoC over the Snapdragon 810 SoC (which ended up causing issues to its main rival); to ditching the removable battery and micro sd card slot in favor of a more "premium" device, the flagship duo have a lot going on for them at this stage. Regarding the premium redesign which replaced plastic with metal and glass,...

XDA NEWS
Share This