MIUI Tips & Tricks

Discussion in 'Team D1-MIUI' started by chewy74, Jul 21, 2011.

  1. chewy74

    chewy74 Active Member

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    Share something you've learned about the ROM with a new user.
     
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    Double tapping the clock on the lockscreen to bring up music controls.
     
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    I have always had about 4 homescreens that contained a lot of widgets and some of them got elborate. It was never a problem with non GB ROM's, but discovered it was an issue with GB. I went from 4 home screens to 3 and virtually no widgets...and using the packaged launcher, MMS apks & stock kernel. I have to say this is the best my MIUI has ever ran...even on FROYO versions...

    So if your MIUI is laggy, look at your homescreen setup and try to scale down on the widgets and setup.
     
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    +1 didnt know that! thanks!!
     
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    if you use google voice or any app for VOIP you have to enable 3rd party access to make calls.

    under /settings/programs/call settings/ third party access
     
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    Hold down menu and press volume down buttons to take a screen shot.

    One of my favorites: hold down the home button on the lock screen to turn on the "flashlight"

    Long pressing a app and swiping through screens to drop it where you want.

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    On the drop down notification bar, hold down a toggle to go to that icon's settings.
     
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    Disabling 'compcache' (Terminal Emulator > su > compcache stop)

    [my droid doesn't like compcache]

    Swapper2 + v6 supercharger = FTW :D

    Agree to disagree! ;P But I will say it's the best GB release to date...
     
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    To change dock icons for your miui launcher



    ________________________
    You had me at herro
     
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    +1 on this note. Awesome. Friend with iPhone was floored. I just told him android is the real future of smart phones and walked away. Lolol

    Sent from my Droid using DroidForums
     
  11. danceswithbongs

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    Next time you need to slap them twice in the face, old school style meaning the second slap is the back of your hand as you return pimp hand to ready position.

    If anyone is interested, I still have tons of copies left of my Betamax video cult classic of the 80's:
    Danceswithbongs in the D : keepin yo pimp hand strong

    The D is Detroit, and in the 80's we still had the honor of being awarded year in and year out, Murder Capital of the World!
    Our mantle is full of the yearly award.
    Presented at the Urban Blight Awards.

    walkin the walk while tappin the talk
    danceswithbongs
     
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    LMFAO! Keep em coming… DWB in the house w’ the ol school flava!
     
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