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[APP][4.0.3+ & GB][XPOSED] BootManager

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4th September 2013, 06:10 PM   |  #1  
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Run only the apps you want at system start.
With this app modul you could prevent selected apps of running on system startup. Only apps with the permission BOOT_COMPLETED are shown in the list. System apps are marked with an exclamation mark.
To restrict system apps you have to donate. ReceiverStop accepts this donate key too!

Important:
This app needs the Xposed Framework. The framework requires root access for installation. Don't forget to enable the module in Xposed. You can grab it here: Xposed Installer

Donation:
  • No self-promotion in the app.
  • System apps could also be selected
  • You support this app and further development!
Website: http://tinyurl.com/p2lsmou
Play Store: http://tinyurl.com/nfd3ftm
Xposed Repository: http://tinyurl.com/ogfq3t7
Changelog: http://tinyurl.com/k75vfbv


My personal intension to create this app:
IMHO the best way to prevent apps from beeing executed at sytsem startup is with Xposed - and there was now module/app available. So i created one

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You could find here a interface to translate the english strings: http://tinyurl.com/okycacj
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Description for non-developers:
Each app with permission "android.permission.RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED" is placed in a (Windows slang) "startup folder". For my 200 installed apps that are about 33%. On system boot every of these apps gets started. Possible options:
  • app shows a notification
  • app starts a (hidden) service in background
  • app exits again (eg user has set an option)
If you disable an app in the BootManager it does not get that event and is not started at next system boot.

ReceiverStop
An app still starts at system boot? Android has many other events which could start an app!
Example: Skype has the permission "android.permission.MOUNT_UNMOUNT_FILESYSTEMS" . This means, (again Windows slang) if you insert a DVD into you drive, "autorun" is executed and starts Skype.
Note: As your sd-card is mostly always inserted, this could be used to start apps at system boot....

Other triggers are: A BlueTooth device (dis-)connect, connection type changes (2g/3g/wlan) or power adapter is (un-)plugged.
All these could be restriced with my other app "ReceiverStop". Be carefull and do not disable the wrong.
Btw, ReceiverStop accepts also the donate key (from my webseite) of BootManager.
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4th September 2013, 06:43 PM   |  #2  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by defim

Run only the apps you want at system start.

Homepage: http://tinyurl.com/p2lsmou
Play Store: http://tinyurl.com/nfd3ftm
Xposed Repository: http://tinyurl.com/ogfq3t7

First, your tinyurl links are broken for me...
Direct links:
http://bootmanager.apk.defim.de/
https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...pk.bootmanager

Then I think minimal informations (and screen shot) about application would be preferable in this thread.
Not just the link that redirects to homepage or Play Store...
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4th September 2013, 06:53 PM   |  #3  
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Hi Defim,
Thank you for this module This is a good job
Why not other languages ? Just German & English ?
I would like the French, please, if possible
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4th September 2013, 06:53 PM   |  #4  
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There's not much to say
All links are working, except www.xposed.info which is down. Maybe you ask here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1574401
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There's not much to say
All links are working, except www.xposed.info which is down. Maybe you ask here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1574401

Actually I gave direct links and give my opinion on the lightness of your thread!
About broken links for some, screenshot, xposed module link, minimal information and english language,.. it's your application and it is you who see
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4th September 2013, 07:12 PM   |  #6  
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About broken links for some, screenshot, xposed module link, minimal information and english language

I created this thread, because Xposed entry requires one. What's about the things you list?
4th September 2013, 07:23 PM   |  #7  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by defim

I created this thread, because Xposed entry requires one. What's about the things you list?

System app requires donation
At list provide here in xda for experimental basis.
So we can check and give you reviews.

Also provide change logs here.


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4th September 2013, 07:26 PM   |  #8  
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There is yet in-app changelog and on both other sites. I do not really want to update a 4th place. -> i places only links to 1st post
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You should post change log here also, so every mate can know what changes made in new version instead of opening every time that site.

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.. post change log here also, ... instead of opening every time that site.

No changelog here. You have alway to click somewhere, either to open this thread or play store or xposed repository...

Simplest way: use playstore which shows changelog on update

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