Sep 25, 2013

How to change bootlogo of MediaTek Alcatel STAR & IDOL

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Do you want to modify or create new one bootlogo for your Alcatel STAR, IDOL or another MediaTek Android devices yes you're on the right place.
Today I am going to show you how to change easily bootlogo on your MediaTek device.
A little explanation of what is Bootlogo:
Bootlogo is first screen that you see on first booting on your Alcatel STAR, IDOL or other MediaTek Android device.
Alcatel STAR, IDOL & other MediaTek device has three boot screens:
- first - logo.bin;
- second - boot_logo located in /system/media/images;
- third - the default bootanimation for all Android devices simple changable from newbies;

For changing logo.bin(first screen) follow this guide:

you need from logo.bin and Logo builder:
Logo Builder is a PC tool with features for editing logo.bin & boot_logo.
Logo Builder by Kadan - download
Logo Builder official webpage - link

DISCLAIMER: We(alcatelstar.blogspot.com) are not responsible for any damage on your phone after following this TUTORIAL.DO IT AT YOUR OWN RISK!!!

1.Extract zip somewhere to PC and launch Logo Builder.

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2.Press Create new project and find your logo.bin file then save all contained images from logo.bin to anyplace on your PC.
3.You will see this screen after saving logo.bin contained images.


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4.You can remove first image go to destination folder which you saved logo.bin images.
note:dimensions of new image/picture need to should be the same with original file with extension png and same file name(img1.png on my Alcatel STAR) otherwise you will see a broken screen if you do not follow these recommendations.

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5.After you replacing old images with new ones  you can use Make option.
On Logo Builder one of good features is making update.zip for easily flashing logo.bin via TWRP or CWM recovery.
6.Take your update.zip from folder that program saved and copy to SDCARD.
7.Boot into Recovery and install & Enjoy!!!

For changing boot_logo(second screen):

1.Press arrow to create new boot_logo
2.Choose your image that you like and save new boot_logo to anyplace then copy to SDCARD.
3.You need to manualy replace boot_logo to /system/media/images with old and set permissions to 777(all checkboxes).

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Original logo.bin files:

- Alcatel 4030x - download 
- Alcatel 4030d - download 
- Alcatel 6010x - download 
- Alcatel 6010d - download 
- Alcatel 6030x - download 
- Alcatel 6030d - download 
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Sep 6, 2013

Samsung Galaxy S3 TouchWiz Launcher for Alcatel STAR & IDOL



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Samsung Galaxy S3 Launcher for Alcatel STAR & IDOL

Brilliant Launcher from Samsung Galaxy S3 for Alcatel STAR & IDOL and will work on other Android GB, ICS or JB devices actually launcher is for Samsung Galaxy Y.

Launcher is really beautiful style working smoothly with super visual effects like on Samsung Galaxy S3 device also icons is original stock from Galaxy S3.
Another thing launcher have integrated stock colorful wallapers pack from Samsung Galaxy S3 as you seen on screen shots.

Features of Launcher:
- Shake to switch wallaper
- Desktop transition effects
- App drawer transition effects
- Effect on pressing icons
- Dowloaded apps tab in app drawer
- Themes
and more inside

DISCLAIMER: We(alcatelstar.blogspot.com) or developer of this APP are not responsible for any damage on your phone after installing this APP.DO IT AT YOUR OWN RISK!!!

How to install:

  1. You need to download flashable zip Galaxy S3 launcher from - here and copy to sdcard.
  2. Then enter into CWM or TWRP(I using TWRP because CWM not fully functional for yet).
  3. Next step you need mount system:
    - if you're using CWM recovery->go to mounts and storage look at system and mount;
    - if you're usiing TWRP recovery->go to mount and mount system;
  4. Next step you need to install flashable zip:
    - if you're using CWM recovery->go to install zip from sd->scroll to zip file and press yes;
    - if you're usiing TWRP recovery->go to install->scroll to zip file->then swipe to confirm;
  5. That's it Reboot phone and Enjoy for this great launcher!!! 
Warning: If you do not like this launcher you can easily remove by installing flashable uninstaller via CWM or TWRP recovery.
GalaxyS3 Uninstaller Download from - here 


All credits & thanks to developer - SaM-RoN
original-source 
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