Just figured out a "hidden" Dxtop Feature

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  1. gwlaw99
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    Sorry if this is already well know.

    If you hold down the app drawer icon on the home page for a second until it turns color and swipe from left to right, a small app dock appears on the bottom of the screen. You can drag and drop 5 shortcuts and it will show up on every home screen. To get back to the app drawer just swipe again. Cleared up a decent amount of space for me.
     
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    I can't seem to see that?
     
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    yea i can't get it to work either
     
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    just swipe right or left on the app tray drawer handle and it appears.
     
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    Is this on a moto droid? I can't seem to get it to work either, possibly some setting I'm missing?
    thanks
     
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    Nope, not for me, either.
     
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    doesnt work for me either. maybe its an app you installed supplying this functionality?
     
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    Just make sure to hold the app drawer icon down for a second so it changes color before swiping. Mine turns orange. The tray is for quarter size icons so it is small.
     
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    another nope.
     
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    For those saying nope: make sure you're trying this with dxtop and not the stock android home app. It is a documented feature of dxtop and is quite nice if you have it installed. Personally I couldn't get used to the way you changed desktop swiping and ended up uninstalling, but other than that, it's a nice home alternative.
     
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    +1.



    We need a video of this.
     
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    See THAT would have been helpful in the FIRST post :icon_evil:
     
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    It was posted in the title of this thread.

    I would say that is the best part about the app.
     
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    Oh. I has assume dxtop was just your abbreviation for desktop.
     
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    still a good post and yes, you can add up to five, it's definitely a space saver, and time saver since my top five apps (phone and text being two of my top) are on every screen
     
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