HTC DESIRE Posts on XDA

Working Windows 95 Port for Android

We have seen many ports of different kinds to all of our Windows Mobile devices, but what about porting a different OS to Android? XDA member and legend mamaich has brought us two emulators for Android devices, which will allow Android users to boot Windows 95. Both QEMU and BOSCH are widely popular amongst the...

New Nexus One Radio Leaked from Korean ROM

Although the leaked Korean ROM doesn't differ much from the standard FRF91 Froyo version, it does contain a new radio. This radio, version 32.41.00.32U_5.08.00.04, has been ripped from the original Korean ROM and is now available on the Nexus One forums, posted by XDA member G0belet. It might offer some new development possibilities for the HTC...

EspressoBar Sense UI Mod for the HTC Desire

If you're bored with the standard HTC Sense design, XDA developer b1oh4zard created this little mod which replaces the original Sense UI bottom bar with the Espresso bar design. The layout stays the same, as you can see in the picture: Programs-Phone-New Widget. The small mod should work on any rooted HTC Desire with HTC...

Detox Desire: Sense Theme for Desire and Droid Incredible

Browsing the forums, we came across this very nice HTC Sense theme by XDA member cubanaso. Inspired by GTX, the theme delivers a great clean look with nice white aesthetics. You need to flash it from Recovery, which means it will only work on rooted devices. Originally, Detox Desire was created for the HTC Desire by cubanaso,...

Samsung Galaxy S Program Launcher for HTC Desire

The Samsung Galaxy S runs a custom program launcher by Samsung, which adds some extra functionality to the standard Android launcher. You can place 4 icons on the bottom of the home screen.The icon on the right is the Applications icon. Pushing this button will show up the actual program launcher. You can scroll through the various...

Testers Needed for 720p Recording Project for All Android Snapdragon Devices

After the successful project of hacking the Nexus One camera software to let it record 720p videos, developers have started to work on a similar hack for other Android Snapdragon devices. Devices mentioned are the HTC Incredible and Desire. There are some developers active at Freenode, but now another developer and XDA member, charnsingh_online, has called...

Turn Off the Hard Key Lights on your HTC Desire

If you're watching a video on your HTC Desire and you find the light from the hard keys on your Android device distracting, there is now a way for you to turn them off!Originally requested by an XDA forum member, user mercianary has posted the solution. You'll need to copy the command posted by mercianary to...

Toggle Blue LED on HTC Desire

When his HTC Desire crashed, XDA forum member ChaosR discovered that his Android device had some extra LED colours.  Aside from the known red, green and orange, ChaosR saw a flash of blue and purple!He was able to replicate the bug once, and managed to get a snap of the purple to prove to fellow...

Wi-Fi Tether Now Working on Eclair

If you have been drooling over the various FroYo delights such as Wi-Fi tethering that other XDA members have been enjoying since the Android 2.2 release, you'll be pleased to find out that Wi-Fi tethering is now working for Eclair!XDA forum member NordicZz, has posted that the clever devs working on the open source android-wifi-tether...

Assign Another Unlock Button on HTC Desire

If you are one of the many XDA forum members frustrated with only being able to display your Desire lockscreen using the power on/off button, then good news await.XDA forum member RedDragCZ has posted a little tweak, which allows you to force your device to assign another button such as the MENU button to show...

HTC Desire Joins the Froyo Party

Less than two weeks after the announcement of Froyo, the new version of Android that brings massively improved performance statistics, and the revamped OS is cropping up on many popular Android devices.You've seen the ports for the G1 and the myTouch in this article, but now it's the Desire's turn for an unofficial taste of...

BeamWidgets – Toggle Desire LED

Ever needed a little bit of light?  Don't carry a torch around with you?  Thought you'd only ever use the LED on your phone for flash when taking photos?  Think again!If you want to make use of the LED on your HTC Desire, but don't want to launch an application every time you want to...