If you have an Android Pie smartphone and it is rooted, use this guide to install and download OnePlus Pie launcher. Recently, the developers of Lawnchair launcher app released a Magisk module called “QuickSwitch”. This Magisk module allows any rooted Android Pie device to change the Recent UI from stock. Basically, it enables third-party launcher support by default for rooted Android 9 Pie system devices. Using this module, ahead guide will show how to install the new OnePlus Pie launcher and its new Recents UI. All you need is, a rooted Android 9.0 Pie device for this to work.
Currently, all the Android 9 Pie running devices can install the QuickSwitch Magisk module to get a taste of latest OnePlus Launcher based on OxygenOS 9. Thanks to one of the XDA Senior Member Paphonb who has modified the APK file. The interesting fact is that Paphonb is one of the developers on QuickSwitch and Lawnchair app. So, definitely, it was slightly easy and understanding for him to develop this module properly. Try out new OnePlus Pie launcher on your smartphone with the steps ahead.
The new module with launcher offers OnePlus gestures also, but you have to enable the swipe gesture navigation from the system settings. In case you don’t get stuck in installation, we have written a complete guide below.
Download OnePlus Launcher For Android 9 Devices – Root Required
Download the OnePlus Launcher from the link below:
How to install Android Pie OnePlus Launcher [Root]
Now, follow the steps carefully to install the OnePlus Launcher:
Step 1 – First, Install QuickSwitch Magisk Module as mentioned above via Magisk.
Download: QuickSwitch-v1.1.3-RC 2.zip
Don’t know how to install Magisk Modules? Read: Install Magisk Modules with Magisk Manager.
Step 2 – Download the OnePlus launcher APK from the given link:
Step 3 – Install it as you would like any other normal Android app. If running into issues, read: How to Install Android APK files.
Step 4 – Open QuickSwitch from the stock launcher or any other launcher.
Step 5 – Set “OnePlus Launcher” as your recent apps provider.
Step 6 – Reboot your device.
Step 7 – Once it restarts, set OnePlus Launcher as default.
You have now installed is the OnePlus Launcher on your device running Android 9 Pie. Drop a comment below and tell us how it looks on your device.