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    Question Reflash CM7 to get theme chooser back?

    =TL;DR: Guy new-ish to rooting and ROMs wants to reflash the same ROM to restore Theme Chooser. Wondering if it's remotely safe.=

    Hey guys...

    I found some badass themes for my phone. Upon installation and trying to apply said themes, I realized just what my next project would be.
    And that would be getting that damn theme chooser back.

    (I accidentally uninstalled the T-Mobile Theme Chooser app that came with my IHO BACKside ROM with CM7.)

    This was a month ago. Currently, I'm STILL trying to find the ing .apk online, with no results.

    I've given up on scavenging numerous websites, and I had an idea- If I were to simply re-flash the same ROM that I'm currently using, wouldn't that just restore all the system stuff to ROM-default, leaving all my data alone?

    Could I boot into CWM-based recovery and reflash the ROM and remember to convert Theme Chooser to a system app in Root App Delete so I don't make the same mistake twice? I do have Titanium Backup. But I also have 130+ apps installed, and don't wanna sit around bored if I don't have to. If backing all my data up and making Ti. backups and Nandroid backups is the only way I can still have my stuff while reflashing the ROM is the ONLY way, I guess I have no choice. Just looking for some input, I know a lot of you are better at this than me.

    Any sort of feedback is appreciated!
    Thanks.
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    Default Re: Reflash CM7 to get theme chooser back?

    Look in the om mandylion thread he has it in a flashable zip. You might want to try out his rom too

    Tapatalk'n it from my VM670 running LS670ZVJ Baseband on Mandylion IHO ROM
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    Default Re: Reflash CM7 to get theme chooser back?

    Oh? Do you have a link?

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    Default Re: Reflash CM7 to get theme chooser back?

    Your kidding? Months!? :P

    Do what Wraith said, or reflash the rom.

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    Default Re: Reflash CM7 to get theme chooser back?

    You have 2 options. Redownload any IHO ROM and pull the theme Chooser and all necessary files out of it and put them into your phone using a root explorer.

    Or, wipe cache+dalvik and reflash.

    OR do a complete wipe and upgrade to ICS

    Tapatalk² from my Optimus V
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    Default Re: Reflash CM7 to get theme chooser back?

    Quote Originally Posted by kcls View Post
    You have 2 options. Redownload any IHO ROM and pull the theme Chooser and all necessary files out of it and put them into your phone using a root explorer.

    Or, wipe cache+dalvik and reflash.

    OR do a complete wipe and upgrade to ICS

    Tapatalk² from my Optimus V
    That's 3 options.

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    Default Re: Reflash CM7 to get theme chooser back?

    Quote Originally Posted by Nate456 View Post
    That's 3 options.

    Sent from my Droid using Tapatalk 2
    Yeah I kinda threw the last one in at the end. Lol.

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    Default Re: Reflash CM7 to get theme chooser back?

    Kcls, you rock. I didn't think about pulling it out of the ROM zip itself! Now I feel ed. Anyway, thank you!

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    Default Re: Reflash CM7 to get theme chooser back?

    ing autocorrect, that was meant to say ed.

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    Default Re: Reflash CM7 to get theme chooser back?

    This way to my OM-Mandylion Thread.
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