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Comparison of ROMs
Useful ADB Commands
Add "All Pages"
Root - Windows
Root - Linux
Useful ADB/Fastboot Commands
Helper Scripts & Utilities
Rom Comparison (incomplete)
Around The Web:
Known Working Apps
Before adding an app, you'll likely need to add a launcher, add the PackageInstaller.apk, and remap your buttons. The easiest way to do this is via the
MotoACTV Easy Modder V1.2
, which will automate the tougher aspects of modding your newly rooted ACTV.
Most users begin by remapping the keys (Start to Home and Music to Menu are usually preferred) and installing a launcher (usually either the honeycomb launcher or Zeam). It's worth noting that long pressing the back button also can work as the Home key, but you cannot double-click it since it requires a long press.
Known Working Apps (PackageInstaller.apk must be installed first to install apps)
Google Voice (Voicemail, Text)
Dolphin mini (Syncs with favorites of standard browser, offers gesture based URL commands)
Astro File Explorer
ES File Explorer
ES File Explorer 1.5 Cupcake. (ES File Explorer File Manager did not work for me on ClearDroid rom)
Angry Birds Space
Iamascope (Trippy, customizable, interactive, visual toy.)
Fruit Ninja (Perfect except fruits are a little small to hit. No lag.)
SketchBook Mobile (Awesome art app, make new wallpapers or quick little sketches. pinch-to-zoom/pan works!)
Rom Related Utilities:
XposedGB (Xposed backported to Gingerbread. Required for all Xposed modules. Installer located at
Android WiFi Tether Ver. 2.0.7/8X. (supports bluetooth tether connection if you are not using the Motoactv app.
Do not use versions higher than 2.0.7/8X, bluetooth not supported past 2.0.7/8X.
Calculator.apk (from CM 7, Have the coolest calculator watch around.)
ColorNote Notepad Notes (Free. Color coded sticky note and checklists w/ widgets.)
Free Power Widget
Gallery3D.apk (from Cyanogenmod 7.1 for the Motorola Droid. This app will allow you to view pictures and change wallpaper to downloaded images)
LCD Density Changer (try setting to 90s - low 100s for best results, default is 120)
Nook Color Tether (Bluetooth tether provides low power internet connectivity thru your cell. Confirmed Pairing w/ Evo4G running CM7.1)
PicSpeed Wallpapers (requires WiFi to get new wallpapers)
RootDim (it can turn off backlight, great battery saver with screen on)
Ultimate Rotation Control
zMooth root (provides Home, Back, and Menu buttons onscreen)
Music / Video:
Mobo Player (
work with density set below 120)
Plex media streamer (Stream media off home PC to Motoactv)
SiriusXM Radio (after generating an IMEI number)
Rocket Player (
Dec 5, 2014 ver. ClearDroid rom)
Grid Clock Widget
Amazon App Store
Wiimote Controller (for playing emulators)
Waze Social Navigation app
RunKeeper_3.4.apk, older ver, sideloaded on ClearDroid)
help on how to format text
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