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[APP][2.0+] Statusbar enabler in full screen app - Smart Statusbar

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22nd March 2012, 10:28 AM   |  #1  
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This app is developed by the same Dev who makes the popular Android Apps Button Savior, Smart Taskbar, and Everywhere Clipboard.

Smart Statusbar is the first and only statusbar enabler for full screen apps on android devices. No more lose track of time or important info on statusbar when you are reading, playing, or watching movie.

To enable statusbar, just do a simple top down swipe from top of screen. By default, statusbar will shows 5 seconds. You can also adjust the timeout to your preference in settings.

Please note. This app doesn't work on Honeycomb and ICS based Tablets. They are very different from phone version of Android. So no statusbar hidden problem on those tablets. So do not download if you want to use it on ICS or HC tablets.



NO ROOT REQUIRED!

FEATURES
☆ Reveal statusbar in full screen apps
☆ Gesture activation
☆ Works on 2.0 and up
☆ Adjustable statusbar enabling duration
☆ Vibration hint

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(1) You can download directly from Google Playstore. [here]
(2) Or download the attachment in this thread below.

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23rd March 2012, 04:15 AM   |  #2  
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jerryfan2000 thanks for bring another amazing tool for us. This app is simply amazing. wow!
By the way, is it possible to disable statusbar by gesture instead of timeout?
23rd March 2012, 06:41 PM   |  #3  
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This feature is already in my mind. I will for sure add it.
23rd March 2012, 08:11 PM   |  #4  
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wow! really, really great app! I'm going to do a review on this for my YouTube channel. My viewers are going to LOVE this!

Great job! awesome settings, easy to use and understand. Great beginning tutorial!

Very very well done simple app.

cheers
24th March 2012, 02:33 AM   |  #5  
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Originally Posted by J-Roc

wow! really, really great app! I'm going to do a review on this for my YouTube channel. My viewers are going to LOVE this!

Great job! awesome settings, easy to use and understand. Great beginning tutorial!

Very very well done simple app.

cheers

I thought my setting was too few too simple. Great that you likes the simple setting design.
24th March 2012, 01:37 PM   |  #6  
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Hello,

Is that possible to add a mod in order to make all the applications in full screen ?
24th March 2012, 02:32 PM   |  #7  
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Great app, I've got a handfull of requests/observations but please don't think I'm complaning at all, the app does exactly what it's supposed to, I've just got a lot of idea's. I second Prockkaii's post about making all apps full screen, I would love to see that added to this. I know in CM7 there's you can make holding menu hide the statusbar but you have to do that for every app and I don't believe it sticks after a reboot. Also a bottom statusbar option would be nice and just so you know when I tried using the bottom statusbar in cyanogen I couldn't bring the statusbar up with the top gesture either. It would also be nice to be pulling the shade down from the gesture instead of swiping once to bring up the statusbar and then a second time to slide down the shade. It would also be nice if the bar would pop up automaticaly on a notification.
26th March 2012, 05:17 AM   |  #8  
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In reply the request from IvanNCase and Prockkaii. I indeed had plan to add this feature but i am still trying. It is not easy. So maybe will never make it at all. But I will try my best to introduce this feature.
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26th March 2012, 06:20 AM   |  #9  
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Request: try to make it use less Ram if you can

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26th March 2012, 09:03 AM   |  #10  
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In reply the request from IvanNCase and Prockkaii. I indeed had plan to add this feature but i am still trying. It is not easy. So maybe will never make it at all. But I will try my best to introduce this feature.

Thanks for the feedback.

In fact, my fear is that I'd used my Galaxy s2 for about 6 months, and during this period I'd never activate the rotation and all my applications are showing the status bar.
And now on a white screen, I see that there is a mark of the status bar. On right side, I can even see the mark of the battery.

So that's why I would like to have this feature and not remove the status bar.

But again thanks for you apps.

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