Launchy Widget

Launchy Widget


A feature packed home screen enhancement and customization widget to organize and easily start apps, shortcuts, device settings, make calls and open browser bookmarks. Use Launchy instead of folders, contacts widgets and bookmarks widgets. Organize your desktop, make it look great and much more intuitive to use, apply skins and third party icon packs for unique looks.

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The In-app purchase is used to upgrade to Launchy Pro which has even more customization features.
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MAIN FEATURES:
- Folders replacement: create scrolling lists of your favorite apps according to category
- Contacts widget: add contacts to a new Launchy on the home screen, touch a contact to start a call
- Bookmarks widget: import bookmarks and history from Android browser and Google Chrome
- Icon packs support including masking
- Use multiple icon packs on one home screen
- Select what to show: icons and or labels
- Customizable icons size from 50% to 250% *
- Customizable font, size and color of labels *
- Change the location of the labels
- A selection of Skins
- Fully resizable (long press widget to resize)
- Vertically scrollable
- Multiple columns option
- Add up to 10 unique widgets
- Infinite scroll option
* Requires In-app purchase


LAUNCH FROM LAUNCHY:
Apps, Direct dials, Browser Bookmarks, Shortcuts: Contacts, Device Settings (Battery, Screen...), Direct dials, Direct messages, Dropbox folders, Gmail labels, WhatsApp contacts and more.


ICON PACKS SUPPORT:
Apply icon packs without installing a third party launcher app!
Use different icon packs on one home screen!
To apply an icon pack: Launchy Edit > Configure > Icon Theme.
Tested with:
- Belle UI
- Kinux, Krom
- Up icons
- Gel
- Tiny White
- Peek
- Voxel
- Minimalico
- Yoma
- Rounded Up, Google Now
- Rooundy
- And others


HOW TO USE:
1 - After installing, add the Launchy widget to your home screen, like you add any other widget. (If Launchy does not appear in the widgets list, it is most likely because the widgets list did not refresh. Reboot your device to refresh the widgets list.)
2 - In the following dialog, select "Launchy 1". It should be already checked.
3 - A widget will appear on your home screen with the green Launchy "Edit" icon.
4 - Click the Launchy "Edit" icon to enter Launchy edit screen.
5 - In the edit screen, add your favorite items to the Launchy. Use the "Configure" screen to customize it.
6 - Go back to your home screen by pressing back or the home button.
7 - The newly added Launchy will show your items as a scrollable list.
8 - Resize the Launchy as you would resize any other widget.
9 - Add another Launchy with different items: add a new Launchy to your home screen, but this time select "Launchy 2" in step number 2. You can add up to 10 individual Launchy widgets. Each Launchy can have its own items and appearance customizations.


NOTES:
- Use [email protected] for suggestions, help and any other issues.
- This application uses Google Analytics to collect usage patterns and crashes.
- The permissions used by the app are needed for its functionality and nothing else.

Recent changes:
- Added six new fonts to the font selection for the labels and the widget title

Please read the full version history by going to the settings screen > menu in the top right corner > Whats New
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4.2
User ratings
730
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10,000+
Concerns
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File size
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About Launchy Widget
A feature packed home screen enhancement and customization widget to organize and easily start apps, shortcuts, device settings, make calls and open browser bookmarks. Use Launchy instead of folders, contacts widgets and bookmarks widgets. Organize your desktop, make it look great and much more intuitive to use, apply skins and third party icon packs for unique looks.

***
The In-app purchase is used to upgrade to Launchy Pro which has even more customization features.
***

MAIN FEATURES:
- Folders replacement: create scrolling lists of your favorite apps according to category
- Contacts widget: add contacts to a new Launchy on the home screen, touch a contact to start a call
- Bookmarks widget: import bookmarks and history from Android browser and Google Chrome
- Icon packs support including masking
- Use multiple icon packs on one home screen
- Select what to show: icons and or labels
- Customizable icons size from 50% to 250% *
- Customizable font, size and color of labels *
- Change the location of the labels
- A selection of Skins
- Fully resizable (long press widget to resize)
- Vertically scrollable
- Multiple columns option
- Add up to 10 unique widgets
- Infinite scroll option
* Requires In-app purchase


LAUNCH FROM LAUNCHY:
Apps, Direct dials, Browser Bookmarks, Shortcuts: Contacts, Device Settings (Battery, Screen...), Direct dials, Direct messages, Dropbox folders, Gmail labels, WhatsApp contacts and more.


ICON PACKS SUPPORT:
Apply icon packs without installing a third party launcher app!
Use different icon packs on one home screen!
To apply an icon pack: Launchy Edit > Configure > Icon Theme.
Tested with:
- Belle UI
- Kinux, Krom
- Up icons
- Gel
- Tiny White
- Peek
- Voxel
- Minimalico
- Yoma
- Rounded Up, Google Now
- Rooundy
- And others


HOW TO USE:
1 - After installing, add the Launchy widget to your home screen, like you add any other widget. (If Launchy does not appear in the widgets list, it is most likely because the widgets list did not refresh. Reboot your device to refresh the widgets list.)
2 - In the following dialog, select "Launchy 1". It should be already checked.
3 - A widget will appear on your home screen with the green Launchy "Edit" icon.
4 - Click the Launchy "Edit" icon to enter Launchy edit screen.
5 - In the edit screen, add your favorite items to the Launchy. Use the "Configure" screen to customize it.
6 - Go back to your home screen by pressing back or the home button.
7 - The newly added Launchy will show your items as a scrollable list.
8 - Resize the Launchy as you would resize any other widget.
9 - Add another Launchy with different items: add a new Launchy to your home screen, but this time select "Launchy 2" in step number 2. You can add up to 10 individual Launchy widgets. Each Launchy can have its own items and appearance customizations.


NOTES:
- Use [email protected] for suggestions, help and any other issues.
- This application uses Google Analytics to collect usage patterns and crashes.
- The permissions used by the app are needed for its functionality and nothing else.

Recent changes:
- Added six new fonts to the font selection for the labels and the widget title

Please read the full version history by going to the settings screen > menu in the top right corner > Whats New

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A Google User
Jan 14, 2015
Works reliably and isn't a battery hog!!! Thanks for the new fonts!!!!!
A Google User
Jan 11, 2015
Very nice! I've been using for 6 months now, when do you plan to add new text fonts?
A Google User
Jan 6, 2015
THE BEST! A must have widget.
A Google User
Jan 4, 2015
It works fine I really would like a smart settings, to add the top 10 most used apps. And make 10 a variable that can be changed by the user in the settings.
A Google User
Dec 31, 2014
Goodbye Hidden Folders ;-) Excellent : changed my android user experience to a better level. I dont know how android didn't use this function from the widget 'scroll function' time
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