Quick Settings

Quick Settings by halfbit


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Expert's Review

"Switch the most usual Android settings with a just few taps"

Reviewed by / Aug 08, 2011

Quick Settings is an easy app to access some key controls.

With the same spirit as Quick Battery, Sergej Shafarenka developed and has kept updated Quick Settings. It's one of those simple apps that tries to make our life easier by having the most important sliders and switchers together.

With just a couple of taps you can change your volume, wifi and GPS settings. Well, you're probably thinking to yourself that your phone can already do that without any third party app, and it'd be true. Quick settings just try to save you some taps or the trouble to look for wherever every option could be. To launch the app, long-press the search button or look for a shortcut in your status bar. Quick Settings is customizable through the Menu button if you need to add more options.

This app's for free. If you feel like it isn't too much or if you want to collaborate with its developer, try Quicker instead.

Tags: quick settings, quick setting, settings, quicksettings, quicksetting, quick settings sergej shafarenka.

Developer's original description available here
This app provides quick access to system settings via a single configurable view. Since 2009 this app has been saving time to millions of its users. Now we have new apps for you.

For adding settings to the status bar try Settings Extended: http://goo.gl/QfjEM
For Android 4.0 and higher try Quicker: http://goo.gl/DHg7m

Out G+ community: http://goo.gl/QGiMg

* LED flashlight might not work on some phones
* GPS (since Android 2.3) and Mobile Data (since Android 2.3.3) are only shortcuts
* Switched off 3G and 4G connections can automatically reopen after reboot or going back form airplane mode.
* Mobile Data (APN) switch might not work (or may even break your Internet settings) while working with APN of some mobile network operators. Use it on your own risk. Not supported since Android 4.0 due to security restriction.
* 4G is for HTC phones only.
* Status bar shortcuts stay there if QS installed in PHONE memory only.

This app advertises Quicker and Settings Extended apps ones a week.

Permissions explanation:
* Take pictures and videos - LED flashlight as a part of camera
* Network communication - Bluetooth & Wi-Fi controls
* Your location - GPS control on pre-2.3 system
* You accounts - Auto-Sync control

Recently changed in this version

Ads were removed from the status bar.

Lists with Quick Settings

Some lists where this application appears: Guillaume, Recomended, Reviewed by Peter Warrior, Reviewed by Anna Grace, Wishlist.

Comments and ratings for Quick Settings
  • (74)

    by caymandivers on 14/04/2011

    all you need on one screen

  • (74)

    by Rune Priest on 18/08/2014

    Doesn't do anything that can't be done through the notification bar. The only interested in feature, that was stopping screen turning off, doesn't works on kitkat.

  • (74)

    by Delson Azid on 18/08/2014

    Thanks so much!! It always working on my Samsung Advance S2

  • (74)

    by Sandra Portalatin on 15/08/2014

    There is a continued problem where there is no option to turn mobile data on. It is greyed out and unavailable. I am not getting SMS, MMS or data connection of any kind.

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    by Tim Hall on 12/08/2014


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    by Gino Arevalo on 09/08/2014


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    by Timur Da on 04/08/2014

    Title says it all, the app is amazing and I love it but its getting harder and harder to use due to it outdated look

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