For those of you on Windows Mobile devices and using the classic S2U2 app by XDA member A_C, there are many themes available.
More recently, since the introduction of Android, we have seen more themes based on the popular OS and here are some funky Android clocks by XDA member ayy3um.
The clocks are in 24 hour format, although the XDA member has also provided the A/P/M png files for the clocks in a separate attachment. The clocks come in orange, white and black and the sliders, notification icons, system icons and wallpapers are also available to download.
Additionally included is an Android analog clock by XDA member frambo88.
Are you still in love with Windows Mobile? This useful application, developed by XDA member JVH3 will let you add the Facebook pics to Outlook contacts on your device as the HTC UI only adds the pictures to your contacts but not in outlook. The latest version is fully skinnable and the images now fill the whole space. You need to have Sense 2.5 for this app to work. The developer recommends to make sure you sync with Facebook before running it.
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Originally posted by JVH3
[APP] Facebook Outlook Sync for Sense 2.5
NEW VERSION Uploaded (Feb 4, 2011): FB2ContactPicSync_v1003.CAB
Images now fill the whole space.
And the potential for the initial contact crash is fixed.
And the skinning can use pngs with transparency.
And it should be installable to the storage card now.
I developed an app to add the facebook pic to outlook contacts.
Sense 2.5 automatically adds images to your device to be used for your contacts in Sense.
But, the image is not added to your outlook contacts.
I went through the threads that it suggested before creating this thread.
If you like this app, please use the Thanks feature of the site.
And of course donations are always appreciated;
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February 9, 2011 By: orb3000
XDA member i_konst presents his first application for Windows Mobile. Mwunderground will retrieve detailed weather information from a weather underground site to your home screen. On the original thread, you will also find some nice customizations, hints, and reg tweaks to make it work exactly as you want. The latest update features Weather Underground data for current conditions, forecast and alerts, the option to use personal weather station (PWS) as well as airport station data, tower and GPS location, amongst many others.
Working for VGA resolution devices.
Originally posted by i_konst
[APP] Mwunderground – Weather Underground application for Windows Mobile
This is my first real Windows Mobile application.
Mwunderground on SourceForge
This is a weather application. It uses data from Weather Underground to show current weather conditions, forecast and weather alerts.
- Weather Underground data for Current Conditions, Forecast and Alerts
- Can use Personal Weather Station (PWS) as well as Airport station data
- Tower and GPS location
- Working version for VGA phones
- Sense Look and Feel for settings (thanks to SenseSDK)
- Free and Open-Source (developer contributions encouraged)
- S2U2 support with wildcards (see 2nd post)
HTC Raphael (Touch Pro, Fuze)
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The omission of an RSS-displaying Sense tab was always a relatively unfathomable move by HTC: one would expect that among the easy-to-access Twitter feeds and e-Books, the option to check up on RSS feeds would not be far away. However, it was not until meltwater’s mod that users could realistically find RSS information on their Windows Mobile Sense interface.
Improvements included in the updated modification are refreshed graphics and the extremely useful ability to install the tab from a .cab, as opposed to the somewhat tricky process of manually adding the Manila files.
Give the RSS tab a try by downloading it and following the instructions from this thread.
If you still use Windows Mobile on your device and have it toghether with Spb Mobile Shell v3.5.x and up, this Windows Phone 7 theme may be of your liking. XDA member iseewon presents this complete full theme that supports some widgets as well. Currently working on WVGA and VGA resolution devices, but the developer is working to include QVGA and WQVGA support in future versions. You can find a WP7 Keyboard skin and some new Opera welcome screens as well.
If you like it, please leave feedback.
Originally posted by iseewon
It’s best. Thanks for users.
* P.S. It has bug…to Holiday. if you want blue widghet, remove it. Add new widget..
-=-=-=-=-=- History log… -=-=-=-=-=-
[01/09/2011] – This version support For HTC HD2, OMNIA2, Xperia X1 or 480×800 WVGA Res.
[01/10/2011]- starting working for other res. : QVGA,WQVGA,VGA…- For HD2 WP7 Patch update
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Who doesn´t remember the good ol´ arcade games? Now, many all time favorites have been included in a great game package presented by XDA member adem44. The set includes classic titles such as Pisces, Bowling, Freecell2, MasaTopu, Minefield, and Duck Hunt amongst many more. The developer mentions it´s working on Windows Mobile devices with VGA resolutions only.
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Originally posted by adem44
10 Units in one game in a single setup
Most like in a game together 10 pieces created in the form of a single installation. I hope you will love.
Many games in one single file
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XDA member dgaud007 presents this VGA Pocket Player skin for your Windows Mobile device. It was specially made to maximize the use of the screen and hardware buttons so it´s easier to use it even when you are in your car. The latest version includes some performance tweaks, the menu bar at the bottom, and added Mortscript that enables selecting between separate PocketPlayer libraries. If you use this player as your favorite and have a VGA device, this is a good option to consider.
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Originally posted by dgaud007
Pocket Player Skin VGA (FUZE / TOUCH PRO)
I searched for a while but couldn’t find many VGA skins for Pocket Player, especially for fat fingers, so I made this one to suit my needs.This is a new skin I’m using mostly for the car. The idea is to maximize screen space with visuals and info, and use the hardware buttons of the FUZE to handle the controls. Just thought I shared…
The skin is named default_vgals.psz so it will overwrite your default installed landscape skin. This way it is automatically selected when tilting the phone. If you don’t like that, just change the name ;-).
1. Added a new version with some tweaks and the MENU BAR at the bottom, which seems more useful than the slider.
2. Also added a small Mortscript that enables selecting between separate PocketPlayer libraries. The idea is to split up large music libraries into different folders and let PP compile individual databases (metadatadb) in each folder. This greatly improves the performance of the application when browsing for music. For example, in my case, PP would struggle with my 3500+ song single library, taking on average 10 – 20 secs between each operation. After dividing the music into 4 separate folders (~1000 songs each), response is almost instant. You need to change the name of the folders in the script to match the actual folders you create, or it won’t work. Then make sure you run the library scan on each folder. You get the idea…Try it…but remember to always backup, etc…
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Here’s a funny and original theme for your Windows Mobile device. XDA member sponge_worthy presents his development based on Buuf theme for Cookie Home Tab 2 that includes a set of icons for the task bar, a skin for the dialer and a Sense icons package. This theme is like a cartoon with a great design that will completely change and renew the look of your device. If you have kids, beware as this work will be loved by them.
The developer has tested it on a Rhodium (portrait mode only) but it works on VGA devices as well.
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Originally posted by sponge_worthy
[THEME] Buuf Dialer/CHT2/Sense Icons – Taksbar fixed .. More to come
Update : Uploaded New Taskbar Cab (Dec 10)
Update : Uploaded CHT2 Icons and Sense package (Dec 9)
I have spent some considerable time to incorporate a Buuf theme on my phone and be able to switch between my Black and Blue Grill theme and this one. I like to have all my icons consistent everywhere I frequent my device. So I’ve either skinned or found an adequate one for the following places: Taskbar, WM 6.5.x theme, Phone Canvas, Thumbcal, psShutXP, S2U2, Notifcation screen, Sense 2.5, CHT2, Action Screen, and Resco Explorer. I think it is looking pretty good now.
I first will give create the the DrSrF team from this thread http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=683771 for starting up the Buuf theme for WM. It looks like in the thread that they have abandoned the project though.
I also want to thank Paul Davey aka mattahan for creating the Buuf icons and sharing them here – http://mattahan.deviantart.com/gallery/
I also have used tsowen battery icons because they seemed to match this theme pretty well.
Continue to the theme thread here.
Are you feeling touched by the upcoming season? Perhaps, you may want to have something that reflects Christmas on your Windows Mobile device. If so, XDA member Dunc001 prepared a nice theme for Cookie Home Tab. The full theme includes CHT Comm Toggles – Airplane, Wifi, Blue-tooth, Phone, Silent, Vibrate, CHT Notification Icons incl Voice mail now, CHT HD Mini Lock-screen – Snowman lock slider, slider notification icons, email and SMS widget skins, dSign Clock v1.2 LE including Christmas layout and Days2Xmas widget just to mention some.
You can find also a wall paper pack containing five 1440×800 wall papers and a fore layer made by the developer.
Originally posted by Dunc001
What does the theme cab include?
CHT Comm Toggles – Airplane, Wifi, Bluetooth, Phone, Silent, Vibrate
CHT Notification Icons incl Voicemail now
CHT HD Mini Lockscreen – Snowman lock slider, slider notification icons
Email and SMS widget skins (see instructions)
CHT softkeys and dock – Apps (start menu), CHT (CHT menu), Web, Phone, Tabs, Lock
Add-on widgets for theme:
dSign Clock v1.2 LE including Christmas layout
Days2Xmas widget – a massive thanks to Rat for this one. My idea was for a simple countdown widget using 25-CurrentDayDate as the calculation, however Rat has as usual come up with a genius script which will now work right up until Christmas 2019, right throughout the year!!!!
edit – Santod has now corrected the element in the days2xmas cab which was causing the ‘white square’ issue on some devices. Fixed cab is now attached to this post. Santods original post is HERE
7/12 – Added days2xmaseve cab – basically the same widget but with the countdown to the 24th for those countries who count that as the official start of Christmas (also includes fix for Weihnachten not showing correctly and Kerst instead of Kerstmis for Mike
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For those members using Farsi language now thanks to XDA anishtan32, we can have it on Windows Mobile devices. After installing this application, Finger Keyboard will display as a new option the language Far. Members reported working on WVGA, VGA and QVGA resolutions. To install, just copy the extracted file into (root):\program files\fingerkeyb\skins\. Probably, you will need a soft reset after doing this.
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Originally posted by anishtan32
Farsi Language for Finger Keyboard
hi . and farsi lan for fingerkey
extract and copy files in skins folder in program directory then you can see far in language in program .
Enjoy it .
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XDA member brandi presents LocationAlarm for Windows Mobile devices. This particular alarm application with a nice UI design can wake you or notify based on location and not in alarm time, it will also let you know if you are out of signal for 10 minutes or more. Available in English, German, Spanish, French, Dutch and Italian languages. It can run with GPS and Triangulation as well.
Working on WM 6.5 and up for WVGA resolutions, but should work on VGA as well.
If you want to be a beta tester, invitations are open.
Originally posted by brandi
[APP][1.0][MUI] locationAlarm – GPS Alarm [W|Q|VGA][9.11.2010]
This is the initial release of my latest Application called locationAlarm.
This App can wake you when you really need it! Not based on Alarm Time as usual, but on the location you are in right now!
You surely have heard about this kind of alarm Clocks existing for Android or iOS and now it does for Windows Mobile too!
As special functions of this program, it does warn you if the signaling does not work for ten minutes, and your phone does not know its location anymore!
Also it will warn you with the alarm sound if the batterie level gets critical.
It does not only work with GPS but also with Traingualtion
The Gui again is fingerfriendly (of course) and does rely on the superb SenseSDK 1.39.
Donations are very Welcome!
XDA member Co0kieMonster, famous for this incredible add on for Manila, has presented today the final version 2.0. Features like SMS and email notification shortcuts will jump to CHT widgets, option to disable non-edit mode popup menu, new option to make toggle switch turn on bluetooth in discoverable mode, new option for original flip clock animation, updated chtstate v1.08g, changed tab and state links are no longer part of the base CHT cab – available as add-ons and fixed phone hard-key not working can be found on final release.
Working on Manila (Sense) 2.5 on a WVGA or VGA resolutions for Windows Mobile devices.
Originally posted by Co0kieMonster
CHT version v2.0.0 bring major changes. Most of the mod has been rewritten from the ground up, every line of code has been looked over and optimized for speed. Lots of new features have also been added along with an addon widget framework. Generally the mod is more configurable than ever.
You must uninstall any previous version of CHT and soft reset before installing this one.
If CHT was cooked into your custom ROM, install over the cooked version.
A new version of CHTEditor is also available: CHTEditor v188.8.131.52 final – you must use the final version of CHTEditor with CHT 2.0 final.
There is no backward compatiblity with versions 1.x.x, so you can’t import old CHTE 1.x settings files.
But you can import saved files from 2.0 beta into 2.0 final. Similarly, future versions will be compatile going forward, so you will be able to import your 2.0.0 settings into any 2.x.x version.
If you’re upgrading from v2.0 beta, read this post.
Here are the highlights of what’s new in v2.0.0. A full list of changes is very quite large and you should read the user manual to find out all that’s possible.
These are just highlights, but I know you’ll discover the details by reading the manual and of course while exploring the home tab itself
- left/right sliding pages confgurable from 1 to 7 pages (separately configurable for portrait, landscape and lockscreen)
- redesidned softkey area, bottom menu and tab slider (tap and hold the slider button, don’t just tap and release)
- quick links can be configured in any row by column layout
- new links that are can be freely moved anywhere on the screen (free links – add from popup menu)
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XDA member xdaid presents an update to NotepadWS for Windows Mobile devices. The application is a great note pad option with tabs, web search, and not memory hungry. Features like edit up to four different text files in the same session, switch from one tab to another with just one click, external clipboard functions added and the ability to add or remove tool bars at any time are some of the changes found on version 2.7.
Each tab has its own font type, size, style and color, background color, start folder and other properties you can configure through the settings page individually.
Working on WM 5 and up and multi resolution from VGA and up.
Originally posted by xdaid
NotepadWS ver 2.7
NotepadWS is a notepad-like application with TABS feature and some interesting tools such as the WEB SEARCH.
The Web Search (context menu) allows you to get google, wiki or dictionary contents about the word or text selected from NotepadWS,
it could be a good way to perform your search quickly and easily!
You can find more information in the application thread.