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02-26-2012, 11:05 PM #1
app to turn external button into ipod pause function
Hope this is a good sub-forum to ask this.
I would like to turn one of the iPhone 4's buttons--preferably the ring/silent button--to toggle pause/play when the iPhone's iPod (music) app is active. I tried looking in both the App Store and jailbreak apps but couldn't find anything.
The reason is, I like to listen to audiobooks while working in my garage shop. Some activities, such as using a drill or belt sander, are noisy and I'd like to easily pause the play, then resume it. Now, I have to take my work gloves off, pull the iPhone out of my shirt pocket, open the lockscreen, and tap the pause button on the screen. If the ring/silent button could do this it would be much easier.
02-27-2012, 06:39 AM #2
had a look at activator? you could just set that on lock screen, every double toggle (mute unmute) of the silent switch for it to play/pause music
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02-27-2012, 09:26 AM #3
Great...just what I wanted, thanks for the tip.
02-27-2012, 02:24 PM #4