HTC HERO Posts on XDA

Port Themes to Any Rom with One Click Theme Injector

If you have a favourite theme and want to be able to apply it to the newest nightly CM6 ROM for your Hero, without having to go through porting it manually, you might want to take a look at One Click Theme Injector.One Click Theme Injector is a tool developed by XDA forum member ASimmons,...

WebOS for the Hero? Soon…

It seems that ever since the introduction of mobile devices into this world, crowds and masses have enjoyed a wide variety of OS flavors, depending on their needs and lifestyle. However, due to the relatively high prices on these "toys" most people can only afford to have one or two, which limits the amount of...

CyanogenMod 6.1.0 RC1 Available for Download

For all you CyanogenMod fans out there this will make you happy, CyanogenMod released version 6.1.0 of their ROM for the following devices:HTC Aria HTC Desire (CDMA) HTC Desire (GSM) HTC Dream & Magic HTC Evo 4G HTC Hero (CDMA) HTC Hero (GSM) HTC Slide HTC Wildfire Nexus OneMany users have reported issues with the marketplace, but those issues are being fixed. As for...

Froyo with HTC Sense Coming to the HTC Hero

Perhaps you've heard of the HTC Gratia, Aria's European brother. This mid-range Android device may not seem very remarkable, yet it offers something new. The combination of the HVGA screen, the Froyo OS, and HTC Sense makes it a unique phone. Still nothing really interesting at that point, but for HTC Hero users, this is great news....

Wildfire Froyo with Sense Ported to HTC Hero

In the blink of an eye, XDA members Decad3nce, beezy420, and nfinitefx45 were able to port Froyo 2.2 w/ Sense from the HTC Wildfire to the HTC Hero. This rom is still in Alpha stages but is pretty functional for a port. It was ported from the HTC Wildfire Froyo leak and is only 80% functional as of today....

Enjoy Your Pics on Android Thanks to FrameMe

The frame widget that is on available on stock Android is faulty at best and occupies quite a bit of space. XDA member PhilD41 has created an app for the hero that he is sharing for other Android users out there. The app is called FrameMe and basically is a smaller portrait widget, which only occupies 1x1...

Avoid Windows Driver Issues When Rooting: Use Pre-Installed Ubuntu LiveCD

Many people face several problems with their Windows drivers when rooting their Android devices. Incompatible driver issues often cause problems flashing Android to the phones, or running rooting software. To avoid this, some people use Ubuntu -- for the people that don't know it, Ubuntu is a Linux-based open-source operating system for your PC. Since Android...

Transparent Lock Screen Hack for Droid Eris and Hero CDMA

With the Sense interface, HTC also added a custom lock screen to its Android devices. This Sense lock screen contains a lot of useful information without having to unlock device -- appointments, missed calls, text messages, and more. However, there is still some information being left behind, which can only be viewed by unlocking the...

Android Bios Boot Now with More Support

We all love to geek our devices to the max, and in recent updates to the thread, XDA Member frysee added support for more devices. The updated thread contains the original animated bios boat screen that has some very accurate information about your device.Many people might ask why have this on your device? Well for one....

How to Remap Hardkey Actions on your Hero

Are you tired of clicking on the app drawer in order to launch the camera app on your HTC Hero CDMA?  Want to wake your screen using another key? Don't really use the 'Search' key and could find a better use for it?Well, XDA forum member Decad3nce has written up a pretty informative guide on...

CDMA Hero 2.1 Update Rooted

Ever since the release of the 2.1 update for the device, owners of the CDMA (Sprint) variant of the popular HTC Hero have been begging for someone with the know-how to finally root the new firmware successfully, thereby opening the door once again to custom ROMs for people who have updated their phone.Taking inspiration from...

Froyo Appears On CDMA Hero

Hot on the heels of Froyo being rolled out on the Google Nexus One, XDA forum member zenulator has managed to do a quick and dirty port of the Nexus One FRF50 update to the CDMA HTC Hero!zenulator has posted the ROM up for testing and feedback.  Although Froyo is not fully working - and...