Bar Shortcut

Bar Shortcut


Add shortcuts to your notification bar like how you would add them to your home screen.

Gain control of your notification bar now and make use of all that wasted space.

Any shortcut that can be created on the home screen can also be created on the notification bar using Bar Shortcuts. Create shortcuts to launch applications, direct dial or sms numbers, music playlists, bookmarks, phone settings and more..

Note that the application requests the Call Permission in order to create direct dialing shortcuts.

Updates:
v1.1
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- Removed ads!
- Folders have been added! Group your shortcuts together into folders that can be launched from the notification status bar.

v1.1.1
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- Fixed a bug that was sometimes causing the application to crash on first time run after installation.

v1.1.2
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- Added an option to display the notification as "Notifications" rather than Ongoing. Access this through Menu-> Settings-> Notification Type. Note that due to a limitation in the way Android notifications work, choosing this will cause Ongoing Notifications from other applications to be pushed to the right. I highly recommend showing the notifications as Ongoing for a better experience.

1.1.3
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Really fixed the bug that was causing the app to crash the first time it is run after installation

1.1.4
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- Added option to change the notification text color between white/black (Access by pressing Menu > Settings)
- Fixed some very minor memory leaks

1.1.5
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- Added extra settings shortcut. Locate it under "All Settings" when choosing to add a shortcut type
- Some minor bug fixes

Recent changes:
- Added "Home" to the list of available shortcuts
- Added both "Home" and "All Settings" to list of available shortcuts for folders
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Free
88
4.4
User ratings
598
Installs
50,000+
Concerns
1
File size
170 kb
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About Bar Shortcut
Add shortcuts to your notification bar like how you would add them to your home screen.

Gain control of your notification bar now and make use of all that wasted space.

Any shortcut that can be created on the home screen can also be created on the notification bar using Bar Shortcuts. Create shortcuts to launch applications, direct dial or sms numbers, music playlists, bookmarks, phone settings and more..

Note that the application requests the Call Permission in order to create direct dialing shortcuts.

Updates:
v1.1
----
- Removed ads!
- Folders have been added! Group your shortcuts together into folders that can be launched from the notification status bar.

v1.1.1
-------
- Fixed a bug that was sometimes causing the application to crash on first time run after installation.

v1.1.2
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- Added an option to display the notification as "Notifications" rather than Ongoing. Access this through Menu-> Settings-> Notification Type. Note that due to a limitation in the way Android notifications work, choosing this will cause Ongoing Notifications from other applications to be pushed to the right. I highly recommend showing the notifications as Ongoing for a better experience.

1.1.3
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Really fixed the bug that was causing the app to crash the first time it is run after installation

1.1.4
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- Added option to change the notification text color between white/black (Access by pressing Menu > Settings)
- Fixed some very minor memory leaks

1.1.5
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- Added extra settings shortcut. Locate it under "All Settings" when choosing to add a shortcut type
- Some minor bug fixes

Recent changes:
- Added "Home" to the list of available shortcuts
- Added both "Home" and "All Settings" to list of available shortcuts for folders

Android Market Comments
A Google User
Aug 12, 2015
Good app. App works fine. I'm going to uninstall it because it leaves as blank space in my notification bar whenever anything else is up there. I'm too Type A for that... 😛 HTC One running Lollipop
A Google User
Jul 25, 2015
Working good Its working good. Need changes. Some upgrades. List folders must it online not one by one. Its accupate more notification area. Otherwise giod one.
A Google User
Jun 22, 2015
Great app!
A Google User
May 26, 2015
This worked great for years After my last android update, icons no longer show up in the drop down list.
A Google User
May 14, 2015
Great Just what I needed after some buttons stopped working