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Default [Q] App to replace the power button

Tried to search this board for such an app but had no luck.

Is there an app that does a similar function to the power button (lock the screen etc) ? So just clicking the app icon switches off the screen and puts the phone to sleep. Want to save me pressing the power button.
 
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+1. Would come very handy to have it. Whenever boss comes around, and I push the off button, I usually end up pushing "vol up" as well, or somehow drop the phone.
 
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check out Screen Off.. its a paid app though

http://android.konreu.com/applications/screen-off/
 
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Lock screen widget 1.1 it s free on the market
 
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"Lock screen widget 1.1"


I'm trying to find it.. but cant find it in the market place....

is it available for download elsewhere ?
 
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check out Screen Off.. its a paid app though

http://android.konreu.com/applications/screen-off/
+1 for screen off ( invisible widget)
Also if you have adw launcher just go to options and select this app or any switch off app for "swype up"...just swype up your finger on the screen and it closes phone...
 
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I'm trying to find it.. but cant find it in the market place....
Don't know if that helps, but here is the AppBrain link.

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is it available for download elsewhere ?
Wouldn't know. But maybe you should apply some kind of market enabler if the above app can't be installed (countless instructions to be found in this forum).
 
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Cheers.

I can download and install other apps from the market place.. but the lock screen one, it cant seem to find it... even when i bar code it.

will try the other suggestion... cheers
 
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I am lost as to why I cant find this.

I keep getting this error :

"There are no matches in Android Market for the search: pname:com.droidmania.lockscreenwidget"

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