Will Verduzco · Jun 22, 2011 at 03:00 am

Save Your Eyes; Darken Your Desire HD’s Power Down Animation

Are you a Desire HD owner who’s grown tired of the bright colors of the stock power down animation? If so, XDA forum member tigcf has created just the modification for you. While the htc logo has been retained, the bright splash screen has been replaced with black in this release.

In the words of the developer:

I’ve made a dark downanimation.zip to replace the stock one from HTC. It’s like the original one, but on dark background, to go with the dark splash screen and bootanimation that’s floating around in the ARHD rom thread. Tested in my Desire HD (480×800). Don’t know if someone else had already made this, but I couldn’t find any…

Open root explorer and paste the downanimation.zip to /system/customize/resource. Then define permissions to rw-r–r–.

Feel free to use it and comment on it! If someone knows how to make things like this flashable and wants to do so, please do!

This surely sounds appetizing to all of the DHD owners out there, so be sure to continue on to the modification thread to get your fix.


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willverduzco is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. Will Verduzco is the Portal Administrator for the XDA-Developers Portal. He has been addicted to mobile technology since the HTC Wizard. But starting with the Nexus One, his gadget love affair shifted to Google's little green robot. He is also a Johns Hopkins University graduate in neuroscience and is now currently studying to become a physician. View willverduzco's posts and articles here.
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