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How Do You Guys Skin A Widget

Discussion in 'Android Hacks and Help' started by phaze3131, Feb 16, 2010.

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    How do you apply a skin you make to a specific Widget?

    I know you can't give me a step by step but maybe someone can point me in the right direction. I am a computer engineer and know Linux fairly decently.


    I am really looking to skin a few widgets like the Audio Manager one for example.

    Thanks!
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    I really wish I could because I would love to reskin audio manager. Love the widget but its so flippin ugly. I'm very much interested, so ill keep checking on updates.
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    You have to pull the .apk and then open it as a .zip. Once you're inside, you can edit the PNG files inside the res folder.
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    Wow that was alot easier than I thought, thanks!

    And I should put it in the /system/app folder if I'm doing say the Audio Manager Widget?
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    With a really sharp, thin knife? Sorry, just couldn't resist.
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