Android Lock Screen App To Set Apps Shortcuts, See Notifications
It feels so tedious to each time unlock screen and then access the app or view notification. To simplify your efforts here comes an app that lets you access apps via lock screen itself.
SnapLock is a free lock screen app for Android that allows you to set shortcuts of apps right away on your lock screen. This lock screen app lets you create up to 8 shortcuts of apps, that you can access by simply swiping the app upwards. This screen lock app also lets you set up a 4 digit PIN for security, so that no intruders can access your apps in your absence.
In addition to creating apps shortcuts, this app also shows notifications on the locked screen. You can customize those apps whose notifications you wish to see on the locked screen. the app here lets you perform different actions depending on the type of notification you get from the app, like it lets you reply to your Gmail, provides playback controls while listening music. You don’t have to adjust with any default screen, as this app also provides you some beautiful wallpapers which can be applied, as per your desire. You can also select the display layout of the of the shortcuts of the apps, which will definitely add to your convinience.
How To Use This Android Lock Screen App To Set Apps Shortcuts:
Soon after installation, when you launch the app for the first time, it requires your permission to Turn on Notification Access and Turn Off System Screen Lock. These Initialization Settings are mandatory to use the app.
Then soon some customization options will appear, which you can use to personalize the app according to your convinience, as it displays these options: Allow Notifications, App Shortcuts, SnapLock Wallpaper, and SnapLock Password
Allow Notifications: You can use this option to customize those apps whose notification you wish to display on lock screen. You just have to tap the icons to select your priorities.
App Shortcuts: Here you can choose up to 8 apps to add them to locked screen as shortcuts. You can do this simply by tapping on + icon.
SnapLock Wallpaper: It offers you 5 wallpapers, which you can choose to select. In addition you can also custom set any desired image from the album, which is great.
SnapLock Password: You can use this option to add privacy to your lockscreen. You just need to enable 4 digit PIN as password, for this.
Soon after setting up your preferences, you will see the notification and apps shortcuts on the locked screen Just swipe right to perform actions for that notification or just swipe left to dismiss notification, choice is all yours
My Verdict For SnapLock:
SnapLock is one kind of app, that will remain on my Android phone, as it truley does what it offers. The feature of settings apps as shortcut on your lockscreen does simplify your efforts by adding a layer to security to it, which I think s great. The app is really easy to use and would recommend you to give a try.
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