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Uconnect Background change?

Anyone come up with a way to change the background? Why not offer this as a setting option to begin with? The stock background looks like a dry lake bed, would be nice to change to something to fir individual tastes.

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Old 10-30-2013, 12:41 PM
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Re: Uconnect Background change?

No, not yet.

So in the meantime just keep your eyes on the road.


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Re: Uconnect Background change?

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Anyone come up with a way to change the background? Why not offer this as a setting option to begin with? The stock background looks like a dry lake bed, would be nice to change to something to fir individual tastes.

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yoiu can upload pics and Change this if you mean this?!
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Re: Uconnect Background change?

How do I upload pics to change???

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Old 10-30-2013, 09:19 PM
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Re: Uconnect Background change?

you cant on the 8.4an (the 2014 uconnect) you can on the previous model.

Currently, the BG is dependent on what trim level you have. mine (Limited) is a dark "wood"
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Re: Uconnect Background change?

Ford's Sync system allows one to do this, which is about the only good thing I have to say about Sync. Doesn't seem to be a way to do this on the Jeep nav system.
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Someone was working on making adjustments to this but haven't heard anything more on this..
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Re: Uconnect Background change?

I'd assume it's all pretty cut and dry (same with the TFT).

Probably not that hard to crack open the code at some point and root around to add customization of backgrounds and such.
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Re: Uconnect Background change?

no, that parts easy. The issue is that the code is "signed".. so putting it back together is hard. I have pulled it open and found all the images. Would be nice for them to allow this
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Re: Uconnect Background change?

If you have read the hundreds of posts here about radio problems, and software upgrades, and you still want to monkey with the code, have fun!
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Re: Uconnect Background change?

lol yeah.. not me. I was just "peeking" at what was inside the iso
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lol yeah.. not me. I was just "peeking" at what was inside the iso

I did the same on my desktop computer ... and shut off the wifi on my computer to make sure I didn't somehow send something to my Jeep.


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