Screen Off Utils

Screen Off Utils


*** For everyone who cannot uninstall this application:
There are many way to do so, e.g.:
1. Press the "Uninstall Screen Off Utils" in the "Configure Screen Off Utils".
2. Uncheck the "Enabled Force Lock" in the "Configure Screen Off Utils" and you can unisnstall it as normal app.

This can work with stock Android 4.0.X and 4.1.X:
There is option to enable the workaround for android 4.0.4. You can enable it ONLY IF you have screen off problem in 4.0.4.
P.S. I only test this solution with Galaxy Nexus and Sony Xperia S but i think i should work on most Andriod 4.0.4 devices.


Features:
Screen Off by one click.
Screen Off Items: Shortcut, widget, notification area
Screen Off by events: Connect Power, Disconnect Power, Remove Docking.
Action: vibration, Animation
Permission: Allow invoke Screen Off by other application by API with Action = "hk.suiaing.android.lock.screenoff"



Important:
Must checked the "Enable Force Lock" and activate the Force Lock before the application can screen off the phone.

If animation does not show, please go to "Setting" -> "Display" -> "Animation" and select "All animations"

Known Issue:
If you move the application from device to SD OR from SD to device, the application will not work until you disable and re-enable the "Enable Force Lock" to activate the Force Lock permission of the application.

P.S. Application is tested in Nexus 5, Samsumg Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Tab 10.1. If you have problem when running this application, please contact us (and state which phone model you are using).

android.permission.RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED is need for add the Notification Area Screen Off Item automatically after reboot if enabled.

Recent changes:
1.7.0:
1. Added support of Tasker
2. Added support of DashClock (The apk becomde ~9k bigger as using DashClock API)

1.6.0:
1. Added Lock Screen Widget
2. Added Ignore events (connect/disconnect power) when screen is on. (but it will cause the application does not kill itself when screen off)
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About Screen Off Utils
*** For everyone who cannot uninstall this application:
There are many way to do so, e.g.:
1. Press the "Uninstall Screen Off Utils" in the "Configure Screen Off Utils".
2. Uncheck the "Enabled Force Lock" in the "Configure Screen Off Utils" and you can unisnstall it as normal app.

This can work with stock Android 4.0.X and 4.1.X:
There is option to enable the workaround for android 4.0.4. You can enable it ONLY IF you have screen off problem in 4.0.4.
P.S. I only test this solution with Galaxy Nexus and Sony Xperia S but i think i should work on most Andriod 4.0.4 devices.


Features:
Screen Off by one click.
Screen Off Items: Shortcut, widget, notification area
Screen Off by events: Connect Power, Disconnect Power, Remove Docking.
Action: vibration, Animation
Permission: Allow invoke Screen Off by other application by API with Action = "hk.suiaing.android.lock.screenoff"



Important:
Must checked the "Enable Force Lock" and activate the Force Lock before the application can screen off the phone.

If animation does not show, please go to "Setting" -> "Display" -> "Animation" and select "All animations"

Known Issue:
If you move the application from device to SD OR from SD to device, the application will not work until you disable and re-enable the "Enable Force Lock" to activate the Force Lock permission of the application.

P.S. Application is tested in Nexus 5, Samsumg Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Tab 10.1. If you have problem when running this application, please contact us (and state which phone model you are using).

android.permission.RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED is need for add the Notification Area Screen Off Item automatically after reboot if enabled.

Recent changes:
1.7.0:
1. Added support of Tasker
2. Added support of DashClock (The apk becomde ~9k bigger as using DashClock API)

1.6.0:
1. Added Lock Screen Widget
2. Added Ignore events (connect/disconnect power) when screen is on. (but it will cause the application does not kill itself when screen off)

Android Market Comments
A Google User
Apr 16, 2015
GG Finally an app that makes the lock screen activate only the way I needed it to. Normal lock screen behavior on my Note 3 is annoying and I just turn off pin. The one event I would like to need a pin is when plugging and unplugging. Its normally PLUGGED in at work and A THIEF WOULD HAVE TO UNPLUG TO STEAL. Now I know thief would have a locked phone. THIS WAS NOT POSSIBLE IN SETTINGS.Thanks
A Google User
Jan 19, 2015
Yea... Its best ever..
A Google User
Sep 22, 2014
Very Good It does as it says and it DOES NOT have all the GARBAGE ADVERTS in it telling you to upgrade to a pro version . I do NOT need all this CRAP ADVERTS in a simple program that should have been included with the OS --------------------------------------------- Like windows phones have this included in the OS and does NOT cost anything more--------------------------- HTC ONE M8 BadBoyz Rom--------------
A Google User
Apr 3, 2014
Best screen off utility I have found IT works great, would be even better if there was an option to screen off without locking the device.
A Google User
Mar 1, 2014
doesn't work screen turns back on on 4.1.2
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