help designing a theme....

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  1. skltr21

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    is there anyone out there willing to help me with instruction on how to design my own theme for a ROM??? i would love to create my own theme, but i have no clue how to do it. thanks! i have the motorola droid.
     
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    Those are both good resources. It may seem like a lot to learn at first, but once you get it you got it. Like riding a bike except you cant get hurt...

    I suggest starting with reading about the Google SDK tools (installing and setting that up), and then getting ADB installed and learning some simple push and pull codes. Android Commander is also a fun little program to grab files from your phone. Then your going to want to move on to learning what 9-patch PNG images are (they are crappy and yet so awesome when you learn how to get them going). A lot of it is trial and error though: Sometimes I will edit a bunch of stuff, write them down, and then test them out... Then a few look awful adn you re-try the whole thing again...
     
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    My Android Commander quit working with my phone?? It will tell me that I don't have root and nothing will show up in my \data folder when it does show that I have root? I can look at other folders but \data is blank?? I also do not have the apps manager tab anymore... anybody else have these issues? I switched to 2.2, could that be the problem?? Thanks
     
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    awesome. thanks guys!