Quickdroid Search

Quickdroid Search


Quickly search, find and launch apps, contacts, bookmarks, artists, albums and songs on your phone - just like Quicksilver, GNOME Do or Launchy do on your computer.

Key Features:
- Quickly search, find and launch apps, contacts, bookmarks, artists, albums and songs
- Learning aptitude: Give the user's favorite items a high ranking within the search results
- As fast as Google's search app while providing better search results :-)
- Search history for quick access to the most recently used items
- Search widget support
- ...

How to use?
- Launch Quickdroid by swiping up from the navigation bar or by long-pressing the search key
- The 'Go' key on the soft keyboard, the trackball and the 'Enter' key launch the first suggested item
- Flinging over the search input view clears the search text
- The first time app sync may take some seconds

Recent changes:
v4.4
- Launch Quickdroid even faster by swiping up from the navigation bar

v4.3
- Optionally search for contacts in all groups: Settings -> Contacts -> Contact groups
- Long-press on items to create home screen shortcuts

v4.2.1
- Preference option to remove Quickdroid from the back stack
- Preference option to exit Quickdroid by pressing the back key once even if the soft keyboard is visible

v4.0
- Learning aptitude: Give the user's favorite items a high ranking within the search results
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Free
86
4.3
User ratings
492
Installs
10,000+
Concerns
2
File size
162 kb
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About Quickdroid Search
Quickly search, find and launch apps, contacts, bookmarks, artists, albums and songs on your phone - just like Quicksilver, GNOME Do or Launchy do on your computer.

Key Features:
- Quickly search, find and launch apps, contacts, bookmarks, artists, albums and songs
- Learning aptitude: Give the user's favorite items a high ranking within the search results
- As fast as Google's search app while providing better search results :-)
- Search history for quick access to the most recently used items
- Search widget support
- ...

How to use?
- Launch Quickdroid by swiping up from the navigation bar or by long-pressing the search key
- The 'Go' key on the soft keyboard, the trackball and the 'Enter' key launch the first suggested item
- Flinging over the search input view clears the search text
- The first time app sync may take some seconds

Recent changes:
v4.4
- Launch Quickdroid even faster by swiping up from the navigation bar

v4.3
- Optionally search for contacts in all groups: Settings -> Contacts -> Contact groups
- Long-press on items to create home screen shortcuts

v4.2.1
- Preference option to remove Quickdroid from the back stack
- Preference option to exit Quickdroid by pressing the back key once even if the soft keyboard is visible

v4.0
- Learning aptitude: Give the user's favorite items a high ranking within the search results

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User reviews of Quickdroid Search
I think it is better than the default google "desktop widget" search
May 21, 2011
Android Market Comments
A Google User
Aug 6, 2014
Must have! Has boosted my productivity!
A Google User
May 29, 2014
Very good! Easiest way to find things on Nexus 7. Wish i had discovered it sooner! ;)
A Google User
May 1, 2014
Works great Would be nice to see an updated widget design.
A Google User
Apr 15, 2014
Could Use a better widget, which doesn't open a new window on interaction. Cannot find non English strings because the app cannot normalize capitalized letters in their names, e.g. Привет can only be found using "ивет" but not "П". Fix it!
A Google User
Mar 30, 2014
Totally useful Why isnt this in android by default? Keep it up