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Default [APP] [4.0+] Auto Pilot Mode [v7.51 - July 30, 2014]

Auto Pilot Mode
Current Version: 7.55


Auto Pilot Mode is a very lightweight tool to enable airplane mode. Battery rapidly drained when the phone is out of service/signal and tried to search for a signal to use. In order to prevent this battery drain, Auto Pilot Mode will detect when the signal is below a certain threshold. Once this threshold is met, airplane mode will be turned on for a specified amount of time. After this time, airplane mode is disabled and the checking process repeats.

Settings/Features Explained
  • Scheduling System - Automatically changes thresholds and times according to a schedule set by you (Great for when you sleep)
  • Threshold - This slider will determine the threshold of the signal. If the signal falls at or below this threshold, airplane mode is put into queue.
  • Pending Time - Specifies how long airplane mode is in queue for after the signal falls below threshold.
  • Airplane Time - Specifies how long airplane mode should be enabled before performing another check.
  • 3G/4G Basic Detection - First step toward mobile data support, checks whether you are connected to a network or not
  • Only Disable Cell Service - When airplane mode is enabled, WiFi, Bluetooth, and all other forms of communication are untouched
  • Start on Boot - Start the service automatically when the phone boots on.
  • Prevent Call Drop - If you are receiving or initialing a call, the service is paused and airplane mode is not toggled until the call is finished.
  • Maintain User Airplane Mode - Keeps user toggled airplane mode until user manually disables airplane mode.
  • Hide Status Bar Icon - Hides the icon in the status bar
  • Remove Notification Buttons - Removes buttons from the notification
  • Display More Info In Notifications - Adds more information to the notification
  • Send Feedback - Allows users to send feedback to the developer. (Found in the menu)
  • Anonymous Stats - Allows me to test new features (Required WiFi or 3G/4G connection to send data)
  • Help Option - Explanations of each settings
  • Always Visible Menu


Known Issues
  • 3G/4G Detection (Advanced)
  • Translate to Spanish

Upcoming Development
Change Log
7.51 to 7.55
  • Fixed: Non-Default Keyboard not changing values
  • Added: Vibration when airplane mode is toggled
  • Added: Ring when airplane mode is toggled
  • Added: App Stats

7.5 to 7.51
  • Fixed: Always thinking the user enabled airplane mode when it was the app

7.4 to 7.5
  • Fixed: Draining battery due to AlarmManager
  • Fixed: Ignoring user enabled airplane mode even if the setting is enabled
  • Modified: Reduced the amount of data sent via Send Anonymous Data

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This is pretty awesome. There's not much service where I live, so this actually keeps my phone alive a little longer.
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Default status bar icon

is it possible a option can be added that the app icon can be disabled in status bar.?
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I've been trying to do this with Tasker and I haven't been able to make it work reliably, this app just made things simple!

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I love this mind of app...
Thanks very much..
I install it,test and report my experience..
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this is definitely one of those apps that just makes you go wow I wonder why no one thought of this earlier.

As a person who likes to travel and often 2 wheels on back roads with sometime sketchy service this app will be appreciated.

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Originally Posted by hnkotnis View Post
Congratz, its on XDA Portal Posts

btw is it possible to have option that only signal strength (-dBm) as the threshold but not the signal bar count..?
and if i may suggest please also add option to hide notification icon on status bar, aka app service will running on background..

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useful, try it, and the result is... 10/10
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Thumbs up awesome

such a great idea and i hope it gets integrated into CM
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i test it and it's works perfectly..on all my phones..N5,Lg P880,hd2 and ideos...
thanks again..
I would suggest to you if it's possible add an option that search signal (when aero mode is enable) on screen on,even bypassing timer..So when i wake up my phone automatically autopilot search signal if aero mode is on...
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