mic_888 · Sep 6, 2010 at 12:00 am

SMS Notification LED for Streak

Something that has been requested quite frequently is LED notification on the Dell Streak. So far, there has not been a successful development – until now.

XDA forum member Meltus has been working on an SMS Notification LED application for the Streak and has now released an alpha.  The dev has stated that the app still needs a lot of development but initial tests look promising.

Once installed, you just need to run the app and hit the home button.  When you receive a text message and your Streak is locked, it will wake and dim the screen then flash the home, menu and back LEDs in a pattern.  The screen will remain dimmed until you unlock the Android device manually.

Meltus is currently in the process of adding more LED patterns and has also added a pop up message upon receipt of an SMS.

Requires root access.

To try out the application and to provide feedback, head on over to the application thread.


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mic_888 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I've been around XDA since 2007 when I bought the HTC Touch, well things have moved on a lot since then, and I've tried my hand at developing for WM and Android (still learning), but wanted to contribute more by becoming a News Writer for XDA. I write mainly Android articles, and some Windows Mobile. We're always sifting through the masses of threads for front page news, but do let me or the other guys know if you think anything is newsworthy including any breaking news! View mic_888's posts and articles here.
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