Screen Notifications

Screen Notifications


A very simple app that turns your screen on for a specified period time when you get a notification. Optionally if your device is in your pocket or the proximity sensor is otherwise covered, the screen will not turn on.

Screen Notifications is open source (https://github.com/lkorth/screen-notifications). If you have ideas or feature requests feel free to submit an issue or pull request.

If you would like to translate this app, please take a look here:
https://www.transifex.com/projects/p/screen-notifications/

Uninstalling
If you have enabled Screen Notifications as a Device Admin so the screen will turn off after a notification, in order to uninstall Screen Notifications you will need to first open the app and uncheck the Device Admin option. Once this is done you will be able to uninstall it.


HTC One Users
There is a bug in the HTC lockscreen that will cause the shortcuts to break and the lockscreen to be dismissed without unlocking. The affects all apps that use the accessibility service (Lightflow, Pebble, etc)

http://forums.getpebble.com/discussion/5018/pebble-seems-to-break-htc-one-lock-screen-icons



If your phone is speaking, try disabling Samsung TTS and Google TTS in your devices menu or check for an update to your device. This is a known Samsung bug they have started to fix

Recent changes:
0.12.0

* Add higher resolution icons
* Eliminate battery usage when using proximity sensor
* Add support for Notification Listeners on Android 4.3+. Users on 4.3+ will need to go into Accessibility Services and disable Screen Notifications before enabling it as a notification listener in the app.
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Free
84
4.2
User ratings
916
Installs
10,000+
Concerns
0
File size
353 kb
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About Screen Notifications
A very simple app that turns your screen on for a specified period time when you get a notification. Optionally if your device is in your pocket or the proximity sensor is otherwise covered, the screen will not turn on.

Screen Notifications is open source (https://github.com/lkorth/screen-notifications). If you have ideas or feature requests feel free to submit an issue or pull request.

If you would like to translate this app, please take a look here:
https://www.transifex.com/projects/p/screen-notifications/

Uninstalling
If you have enabled Screen Notifications as a Device Admin so the screen will turn off after a notification, in order to uninstall Screen Notifications you will need to first open the app and uncheck the Device Admin option. Once this is done you will be able to uninstall it.


HTC One Users
There is a bug in the HTC lockscreen that will cause the shortcuts to break and the lockscreen to be dismissed without unlocking. The affects all apps that use the accessibility service (Lightflow, Pebble, etc)

http://forums.getpebble.com/discussion/5018/pebble-seems-to-break-htc-one-lock-screen-icons



If your phone is speaking, try disabling Samsung TTS and Google TTS in your devices menu or check for an update to your device. This is a known Samsung bug they have started to fix

Recent changes:
0.12.0

* Add higher resolution icons
* Eliminate battery usage when using proximity sensor
* Add support for Notification Listeners on Android 4.3+. Users on 4.3+ will need to go into Accessibility Services and disable Screen Notifications before enabling it as a notification listener in the app.

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Android Market Comments
A Google User
5 days ago
It does what it says. That makes for a full 5 stars, to me. Simple as that.
A Google User
Jan 19, 2015
Bug The screen sometimes turns itself on without there being a notification. Using LG G2 4.4.2
A Google User
Jan 19, 2015
JG Just what I needed for my Galaxy S5 Thank you :)
A Google User
Jan 18, 2015
Does what I need it to be... However I am having trouble reducing the time from 10 seconds...
A Google User
Jan 17, 2015
Very good