1. jamesino's Avatar
    Will CM10 allow me to re-map the soft keys? Specifically, I would like to bring up Handcent Quick Compose with a long-press of the back button.

    Also, is it possible to switch the Menu softkey with the Home hardkey? I want the Menu key to be the Home key and the Home key to be the Menu key because I find myself pressing Home a lot more often than Menu, and I find that it is easier to press a softkey than a hardkey.
    10-09-2012 02:51 AM
  2. Cyber Warrior's Avatar
    Not possible.. The only thing I can think of is to use AOKP ROM which will add onscreen buttons above the Galaxy S3's capacitive/hard buttons.. basically giving you duplicate buttons.
    10-09-2012 10:32 AM
  3. jamesino's Avatar
    In this video of the Resurrection ROM:


    at 3:25 we can see a menu where you can assign different functions to the soft-keys; will this do what I want? Is Resurrection a different ROM based off of CM10 or something? Thanks.
    10-09-2012 04:57 PM
  4. Cyber Warrior's Avatar
    No.. Thats the on screen buttons I was talking about. You would have two sets of buttons.. look at the phone on the right of the pic, thats what would happen.
    http://i1082.photobucket.com/albums/...itleblue-1.png

    And its based off of AOKP.. Similar to CM10 but with a lot more features.
    10-09-2012 06:20 PM
  5. jamesino's Avatar
    Ah I see. And there's no way I can modify some file in the Android OS itself to re-map the key? Is there a file that's responsible for controlling what each key does? Thanks a lot.
    10-09-2012 06:25 PM
  6. Cyber Warrior's Avatar
    Ah I see. And there's no way I can modify some file in the Android OS itself to re-map the key? Is there a file that's responsible for controlling what each key does? Thanks a lot.
    I doubt it.. otherwise devs would have done it a long time ago instead of using two rows of buttons. I think its more of a hardware issue then it is with being able to modify the software.
    10-09-2012 06:38 PM

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