Sunday, October 3, 2010

Htc hd2 hints 5 : Add Task Manager to Home Screen Quick Links

Copy the hidden TaskMgr.lnk file from your Windows folder to your Start Menu/Programs folder. Now it's possible to place a shortcut on your Manila today and you can open/close running programs with ease.

Htc hd2 hints 4 : Enable NaviPanel Without Owning the Car Kit/Navigation Dock

Go to Windows folder and copy NaviPanel.exe as a shortcut to Windows\Start Menu folder.

Htc hd2 hints 3 : Enable Hidden Owner Info

How to set HTC HD2 owner information?

This is a question that every HTC HD2 owner will ask including me. Why we need this owner information? There are certain applications like Resco Explorer or games need owner information to generate serial number in order to register. Therefore, HTC HD2 owner information is a must key in value. Hmm… How to enter it then? There are 2 ways to set it ~ the simple way and the hard way. I am not going to teach you the hard way which require registry editor or tweak to enable the owner information then set it. Let’s do the easy way…

Go to People tab and click on ‘All People’

Click on ‘Me’ ~ My contact card

Enter your first and last name

Well, that’s it. As simple as ABC. HTC HD2 owner information = Jayce Ooi for my case.

with Resco Explorer Registry
Go to HKLM\ControlPanel\Owner and change Hide from 1 to 0 and then reset. You can now enter your name you want to register old apps.

Htc hd2 hints 2 : Enable Website Thumbnails When Navigating Back in Opera and more

with Resco Explorer Registry

Go to HKLM\Software\Opera\Info and change EnableVisualBack from 0 to 1. Press back key and use gestures to go back pages.

2. Increase Resolution of Back Thumbnails
Go to HKLM\Software\Opera\Prefs\User Prefs and change History Thumbnail Size from 128 to 512.

3. Increase Number of Opera Tabs
Go to HKLM\Software\Opera\Prefs\User Prefs and change Maximum Allowed Tabs from 3 to say 9 (or any number)

Htc hd2 hints 1 : Enable Hidden Default Games

1. Enable Hidden Default Games

Go to the Windows directory and copy bubblebreaker.exe and solitaire.exe to the games folder as shortcuts in Windows\Start Menu. Make sure to unhide system files on the device to see the games listed.

Htc hd2 apps : xdaShutdown v1.01

  • Shutdown actually works.*
  • Fully skinnable, will work in any resolution.
  • Full screen mode.
  • Sleep / Light's out modes.
  • Command Line (see "Usage").
  • Map to Long press.