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I just got a Motorola Atrix 4G (my first Android phone) and I want to customize it entirely. I have the phone rooted and some stuff installed, but I don't know where to go from here.
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What rom are you running?
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CM7 and MIUI have theme managers.

You can also change the default home app to something like LauncherPro or ADW.EX.
    
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CM7 has ADW launcher built in.. That is what I use.
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CM7 has ADW launcher built in.. That is what I use.
Yeah, but ADW.EX offers more customization options. Though I do prefer LauncherPro...
    
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What rom are you running?
Whatever the stock Atrix ROM is.

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CM7 and MIUI have theme managers.

You can also change the default home app to something like LauncherPro or ADW.EX.
CM7 doesn't support the Atrix and I can't find anything about MIUI. The bootloader on the Atrix is locked, so I am sure that is going to cause some issues with fancy ROMs anyway.

I wasn't a huge fan of LauncherPro, but I will check out ADW.EX.
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You can also check out GoLauncher Pro, it's free and I think it's up to par with ADW EX in terms of performance and customization. Also the windows phone 7 launcher is pretty cool and free.
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here you go. everything you could want to know about the atrix.
http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=972423
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Define theming... there is this but I'm not sure if thats what you want
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here you go. everything you could want to know about the atrix.
http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=972423
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Define theming... there is this but I'm not sure if thats what you want
These are precisely the kind of things I was looking for.

Thanks guys!

So by putting another ROM on, I delete everything currently on the phone, correct? If so, how do I back it all up?
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