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Old 07-07-2009, 09:48 AM   #1 (permalink)
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It's my first post in this forum.I want to hide my application icon programatically.Is there is anyway to do it.I know to hide the application icon by checking SystemModule in project properties.But i want to know how to hide the application icon programmatically.

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afaik it's not possible. if it is i don't know how.
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Override Application.acceptsForeground() to return true or false as appropriate for your situation. I'm not sure how often Homescreen actually checks this value so am unsure at what kind of frequency you can turn the Icon on/off.
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