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Ben Elliott · Sep 16, 2010

Dialer Alternative for WQVGA Devices

Due to being one of the less common screen resolutions, applications and modifications tailored specifically for WQVGA (around 400 by 240 pixels) devices are hard to find. In addition, the lowered screen real estate makes the transfer of applications designed for devices with larger screens look messy and non-functional. XDA member Rugal has recently created one of the only resolution-specific dialer alternatives for WQVGA devices such as the Samsung Omnia i900. The Mini-Lite Dialer is a 2G phone canvas designed...

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egzthunder1 · Jul 11, 2010

Safely Put your Phone Away with SmartLock

There are several lockers out there with several different types of functionalities. In this case, XDA member tarantula78 brings us this handy little new concept of locker for our devices. This program uses the light sensor equipped on many of the newer devices to determine whether the phone is inside your pocket. If it determines that this is the case, it will place an overlay screen on top of your home screen, with a three touch pattern to unlock it....

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WenWM · Jul 11, 2010

GTX Playing Ball With WQVGA

While many of you might be loving your GTX themed WVGA devices, the rest of the WQVGA world has been quietly watching with envy, until now. This recent post by XDA member MatG, shows how he has managed to port just about all the graphics you need to have a fully working WQVGA M2D home screen. While many people might ask why you would want something like this on a device with as little power as the Omnia or the Incite, it...

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orb3000 · Jul 2, 2010

Auto-Rotate Config App

XDA member junalmeida developed this application for Windows Mobile to Auto-rotate on devices equipped with a G-sensor. It will configure your registry settings using very low memory as it´s not resident. This is ideal for those of you who don´t have it cooked on your ROM. This app works on Leo and Omnia II running WM 6.5, but should work as well in other newer devices, .NET 2.0 is also needed. Users are invited to report bugs and/or ask for features. Originally...

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mic_888 · Jun 1, 2010

Capture Screenshots with Shake and Save

Written back in 2009 by XDA forum member Moisisv, Shake and Save is a very useful application to capture screen shots of your Windows Mobile device. Written for (but not limited to) the HTC Touch Diamond, Touch Pro, Touch HD and Samsung Omnia, Shake and Save is a print screen program that makes use of the built-in accelerometer in your device. Just select your preferred image format, shake your mobile and the application will save the current screen displayed on your...

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mic_888 · Apr 15, 2010

Singapore Bus Time Widget v 1.4.7 for Winmo

XDA forum member afoongwl215 couldn't find a bus time arrival widget for windows mobile in the MarketPlace so he has developed one himself. The widget provides a quick check on bus arrival times in Singapore rather than having to fire up your browser.  It queries and parses the bus times from two websites, but the benefit is that you don't need to pinch and zoom to read the times. Just click on a stop name and add as a bookmark. Requires...

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