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S Pen Toolbox

S Pen Toolbox

10,000 - 50,000 downloads

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This application automatically turns screen off, start any selected app or play selected notification sound when S Pen stylus is detached/attached to your device.

*** UNINSTALL instructions posted in description bellow ***
*** This application works on Samsung Galaxy Note 2, Note 3, Note 8.0, Note 10.1 and Note 10.1 (2014). Galaxy Note 1 does not have this sensor and is not supported.
*** Works only with stock firmware. Please get GMD SPen Control for custom ROMS or if your device is rooted. ***

*** Please, read uninstall instructions! You have to turn Device Administrator permission OFF in application settings before uninstall, or uninstall will not work!!! ***

Features:
* Custom sounds for S Pen attach and detach events.
* Show customizable actions list when detaching S Pen.
* Start any action, application or shortcut on detach (including S Note popup).
* Screen Off when attaching S Pen stylus.
* Smart Screen Off Mode - turn screen off on attach only if it was off when detaching S Pen.
* Return to Home screen when attaching S Pen stylus
* Create Screen Off shortcut on Home screen.
* root NOT required
* Free version has short delay before screen off. Pro version has no delay.

All these 1 star rating are from users who didn't know how to uninstall the app, so please read, its simple:
--- Uninstall Instructions: ---
This application asks for Device Administrator permission. It is needed for screen off action. You will need to turn this permission off if you want to uninstall the application or Android will not allow to uninstall it.
Simply click 'OFF' switch in application settings.

Tags: spen toolbox, spen screen off, galaxy note, spen attach, spen detach, spen application, spen tool

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Recently changed in this version

4.4
- Fixed custom attach/detach sounds on Android 4.4
- Fixed S Note action on Note 3
- New icon


Screenshots S Pen Toolbox
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Comments and ratings for S Pen Toolbox
  • (59 stars)

    by Dan Ungerleider on 28/04/2014

    Easy to install and great to use

  • (59 stars)

    by Rumen Dimitrov on 23/04/2014

    All I wanted was the pen sound and that feature doesn't work.

  • (59 stars)

    by Scott U on 16/04/2014

    This works well and does what it says on the tin definitely the most useful third party Spen app I've used, I would prefer the ability to respect the lock screen. Maybe selecting screen position and a few skins to match peoples themes would be nice too. I am a big fan of GMD gesture control and have used it since I purchased my old Motorola Xoom. Its just a shame I can't root my Note 3.

  • (59 stars)

    by Edward Tomlinson on 05/04/2014

    Will not let me uninstall

  • (59 stars)

    by Lord Dissident on 03/04/2014

    Would be nice if the custom list popped up when pressing the pen button instead of Samsung's air command. However, it can be worked around and is much nicer since you get what you want instead of what Samsung wants you to get.

  • (59 stars)

    by Amit Sareen on 29/03/2014

    85MB for this... CRAP

  • (59 stars)

    by Stephen Vajda on 27/03/2014

    Love the Smart Mode feature that turns the screen back off after returning the pen if it was off when you removed the pen. Perfect for when you just want to capture a quick thought. Last star reserved for adding an exception feature that ignores the pen detach when using certain apps while the screen is already on. For example, if I'm browsing (without the pen) and then want to clip part of the a