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Side column for icons and switches
Author: Sergei Petrov
Date: 28 May 2017, tested on HTC One
Sidebar - it's an interesting program that adds to Android devices additional lateral column, which appears after the gesture. In this column you can put their popular programs, and various system switches, such as Wi-Fi, 3G, brightness, sound, and so on.
Development of the program deals with studio Mohammad Adib, specializing in the creation of useful applications that extend the smartphone. The program is notable in that it can work not only in the system itself, but also in third-party applications. That is, you can, without leaving the game, turn off the Internet, or to increase the brightness, and quickly switch to another application.
Installation and SetupSidebar program itself takes up very little space and almost does not load the operating system, taking up 10.5 megabytes of RAM. The item with the settings is called from the system tray, there will be a special item in the status bar icon appears, signaling the program.
We can adjust the position of Sidebar, and the area where you want to make a gesture. Here you can select any part of the display, for example, the central edge or bottom. With a natural use, we did not see that the program works on a mistaken gesture. To open the sidebar, do not fast and smooth gesture.
Inside the sidebar you can put application icons, and a set of switches. If you do not like the look, here you can alter it to your liking, specifying the width, position, color.
Sidebar features for Android:
- Flexible configuration;
- The change in appearance;
- Adding switches and programs;
- Appointment gesture to any part of the screen;
- Reduces the time spent on many of the basic steps;
- Easy-to-use sidebar.
Summary. Sidebar - it's an interesting program for those who want to increase the convenience of using Android and you save a lot of unnecessary movements. For such programs usually do not mind the money at all, because they are used every day, and other smart phones will seem complete without a side panel.