HTC VISION (G2) Posts on XDA

HTC Adds Bootloader Unlock Support For Desire Z, ChaCha, Aria, DROID Incredible, Status, T-Mobile G2

HTC has taken to Twitter again to announce that several new models are now supported by the company's official bootloader unlocking solution. The devices that were added are the HTC Desire Z, ChaCha, Aria, DROID Incredible, Status and T-Mobile G2.As we said earlier, HTC is making pretty good progress in getting as many device bootloaders...

Save Your Hardware Buttons, Lose the Heartache With 4EXT Recovery Touch

Up, up, down, down, menu, back, power. Sound familiar? If you've ever used a standard Android recovery, I'm sure it does. Why is it that accessing the recovery partition on a modern, touch-screen device feels a little like entering the Konami code? Thanks to 4EXT Recovery Touch by XDA forum member madmaxx82, this is no...

New Fully Featured Recovery For G2 – 4EXT Now Available

One of the most important tools that any Android flashing addict must have is a reliable, good, and feature rich recovery image on their devices. This wonderful creation allows you to perform things like flashing, cleaning, partitioning of your card, more flashing, connect via USB to the pc, and so much more. Having the best...

The Weekly Q&A: Week 29

Xda-Developers is a great source of information. Part of the reason for this is the general attitude of the members here. Websters Dictonary defines community as "joint ownership or participation." By working as a community, the members of XDA have been able to come up with answers to some of the most difficult questions posed...

HTC Vision (G2) Gets Gingerbread Sense, Courtesy of Team Villain

For all of those eager G2 owners out there, you are probably happy with the Gingerbread builds available for your devices. However, you are left with a big void in your heart as Sense is missing from your daily interaction with your device. Thanks to our friends at Team Villain and XDA member HomerSp, Vision...

Polished T-Mobile G2 Battery Cover

Some members like to go deeper when personalizing their devices, even further than just software. XDA member znanoDA took a step into personalizing the body of the device itself, making a chrome polished finish for the battery cover of the G2. All started because the plastic layer started to peel, which is a problem many...

Statusbar PulldownMod for CyanogenMod 7

With the continual development of Cyanogen Mod, occasionally you may run into outdated mods and morphs. Luckily, XDA member rori~ has continued development on his Statusbar PulldownMod morph and has provided us with an update for use with CM7 . Whether your phone is HDPI or MDPI, you can benefit from this clean and practical notification bar.According to the developer, this morph can be used with all...

Forum Merge Coming Up Soon: HTC Desire Z and T-Mobile G2

After some research, developers discovered that the custom ROMs for the Desire Z were able to run on the T-Mobile G2, and vice-versa. The hardware of both devices is almost identical. XDA member steviewevie suggested svetius (the user experience admin) about this and he decided to merge the forums soon.This means that developers won't have to...

HTC Vision (G2) Hinge Teardown/Repair

So for those of you who are a bit squeamish, look away now....because XDA forum member verkion has written up his experience on fixing his loose G2 hinge.If you don't want to use magnets in case the compass is affected, take a look at the XDA member's teardown. verkion couldn't find an online teardown showing the...

Speaker LED Fix For HTC Vision On CM6.1

If youre running CM6.1 on your HTC Vision (G2) and have been experiencing issues with the speaker LED notifications, XDA forum member pershoot now has a working fix.The dev has worked the behaviour as follows:If the device is plugged in, the light will stay solid (charging). If a notification comes in with the screen off, it...

ClockworkMod Recovery Available for the G2

You may remember an article from last week, when we talked about Clockworkmod adapted for the Desire Z. XDA member Koush, who happens to be the creator of this very famous recovery has just released a version of his popular recovery image for the G2. If you come from older devices like the EVO, you...

Vision BaconBits 0.3 for Rooted G2

With the recent news of  the G2 being rooted, XDA developer cyanogen has come up with some addons to add some bacon to your G2!Whilst the team is working hard to get CM running on the G2, cyanogen has given G2 owners a taste of what's to come with his "bacon bits" package, offering the...