ProtectedApps

ProtectedApps


With this app you could protect app with a password, PIN or pattern. The Android lockscreen is used for that. The protection could not be removed with a simple long press on back-button, like with most other apps. You could even protect not straight startable apps like the package-installer.
Donation: You could select a unlimited count of apps.

TouchWiz users (most Samsung devices): Please enable in settings the compat mode BEFORE rebooting the device with enabled module!

Features:
All features are supported since Android 4.2. With older versions not supported options are hidden in the settings.
- Differen observation modes: First start of apps or while using it
- Duration of unlock configurable
- Autmatic locking could be switched off.
- Notification options: Always, while unlockedImmer, never
- Duration of unlock could be configured
- Pre-lock slider could be disabled
- Minimal and maximal time frame of unlocking configurable

Examples:
- The device is protected by slider, protected apps with a PIN
- The device is protected by slider and PIN+TimePIN, protected apps with pattern

Recommendation:
For best protection select at least these apps:
- Play Store (install/remove apps)
- Xposed Installer (enable/disable modules)
- Package-Installer (install/remove apks)
- Settings (Android system settings)
- ProtectedApps (configure protected apps)
WARNING: Please configure and check ProtectedApps with other apps before!

Coloring:
- YELLOW: System app, could be started by launcher.
- YELLOW+BLUE: System app, not straight startable.
- BLUE: User app, not straight startable.

Permission:
- DEVICE_ADMIN: Lock device (required)
- BOOT_COMPLETE: Show persistente notification (optional)

Donator:
* No self-promotion in the app.
* More than 5 apps could be selected.
* You support this app and further development!


IMPORTANT
Your device has to be rooted to install the required X-posed framework: http://tinyurl.com/cd46qco


Donator-App & Features: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=de.defim.apk.protectedapps.donator

Recent changes:
Additional white notification and widget icons, idea by mrk
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3.5
User ratings
75
Installs
1,000+
Concerns
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File size
519 kb
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About ProtectedApps
With this app you could protect app with a password, PIN or pattern. The Android lockscreen is used for that. The protection could not be removed with a simple long press on back-button, like with most other apps. You could even protect not straight startable apps like the package-installer.
Donation: You could select a unlimited count of apps.

TouchWiz users (most Samsung devices): Please enable in settings the compat mode BEFORE rebooting the device with enabled module!

Features:
All features are supported since Android 4.2. With older versions not supported options are hidden in the settings.
- Differen observation modes: First start of apps or while using it
- Duration of unlock configurable
- Autmatic locking could be switched off.
- Notification options: Always, while unlockedImmer, never
- Duration of unlock could be configured
- Pre-lock slider could be disabled
- Minimal and maximal time frame of unlocking configurable

Examples:
- The device is protected by slider, protected apps with a PIN
- The device is protected by slider and PIN+TimePIN, protected apps with pattern

Recommendation:
For best protection select at least these apps:
- Play Store (install/remove apps)
- Xposed Installer (enable/disable modules)
- Package-Installer (install/remove apks)
- Settings (Android system settings)
- ProtectedApps (configure protected apps)
WARNING: Please configure and check ProtectedApps with other apps before!

Coloring:
- YELLOW: System app, could be started by launcher.
- YELLOW+BLUE: System app, not straight startable.
- BLUE: User app, not straight startable.

Permission:
- DEVICE_ADMIN: Lock device (required)
- BOOT_COMPLETE: Show persistente notification (optional)

Donator:
* No self-promotion in the app.
* More than 5 apps could be selected.
* You support this app and further development!


IMPORTANT
Your device has to be rooted to install the required X-posed framework: http://tinyurl.com/cd46qco


Donator-App & Features: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=de.defim.apk.protectedapps.donator

Recent changes:
Additional white notification and widget icons, idea by mrk
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Android Market Comments
A Google User
Dec 20, 2014
like it Good app
A Google User
Dec 1, 2014
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A Google User
Nov 13, 2014
Idea of this app is very good as we don't want app lock to run behind the scene all the time. Hope this app is easy to use with xposed. Minor tweaks required still serves the very purpose.
A Google User
Nov 8, 2014
Soft Bricked my Galaxy S5 Enabled in xPosed, rebooted, never got past logo screen. Couldn't safe mode either. Ugh.
A Google User
Nov 7, 2014
Something broke.. It just keeps asking me to enter the security pattern over and over and never opens the apps