Back in October, the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 received the XXALJ1 firmware that brings the multi-window feature, for unfamiliar the multi-window feature allow you to use two apps at a time in one window and if you love multi-window and own a Samsung Galaxy S2, here’s something interesting for you. A senior XDA developer member mythtrandyr has ported the Galaxy Note 2 feature MOD to the Galaxy S2 and it’s fully working as you can see the above screenshots. This MOD isn’t limited to multi-window feature but also has icons shortcut on lockscreen, ripple lockscreen, skip songs with volume rocker, no homebutton lag and four ways to reboot your Galaxy S2.
This guide shows you how to install Galaxy Note 2 feature on Galaxy S2, but do keep in mind that your Galaxy S2 must be on XXLSJ Android 4.1.2 firmware deodexed ROMS, you can follow our this guide to install XXLSJ firmware.
DISCLAIMER: Please proceed the below guide at your own risk, Android Egis will not be held responsible if your device lost data or gets damaged following this guide.
Step #1: Download the Galaxy Note 2 multi-window MOD for Galaxy S2 from here.
Step #2: Place the zip file to your phone’s internal SD card.
Step #3: Turn off your phone and reboot into recovery mode by holding down volume up, home and power buttons.
Step #4: In recovery mode, create a nandroid backup of your current ROM, it’s important because if anything goes wrong, you’ll be able to easily revert back to your current state.
Step #5: Install downloaded MultiWindow_AllApps_LSJ.zip file.
Step #6: Reboot your Galaxy S2.
That’s it, now you’re able to use multi-window feature even have icons shortcut on lockscreen, ripple lockscreen, skip songs with volume rocker, no homebutton lag and four ways to reboot the phone, enjoy! If you experience any error, holler comment.
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