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

Tags: s pen toolbox, pen detaching, s pen widget, gmd spen toolbx, pen tool box images, spen detachment and automatic keyboard, how to create app shortcut with s pen, s pen tool box, spen widget, lightsaber sounds on s pen attach/detach.

Recently changed in this version

4.1
- Added action list shortcut.

4.0
- Added custom media file selection for attach/detach sound.
- Various fixes.

3.0
- Added: start any action, application or shortcut on detach.
- Added S Note popup, Screenshot, Home actions
- Added: select custom notification sound for S Pen attach and detach.
- Added Smart screen off mode.
- Added more visible uninstall instructions.


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Comments and ratings for S Pen Toolbox
  • (58 stars)

    by Max Mosman on 16/04/2014

    Thanks to a friend I have just found this app, then instantly purchased this app. I have a samsung galaxy note 2 tablet and phone, I love the simplicity of this app. I have the action list widget on home screen is there any way that I can keep it open and

  • (58 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

  • (58 stars)

    by Edward Tomlinson on 05/04/2014

    Will not let me uninstall

  • (58 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.

  • (58 stars)

    by Amit Sareen on 29/03/2014

    85MB for this... CRAP

  • (58 stars)

    by Matt Tindall on 22/03/2014

    It unlocks the Spens talents ... on the phone!? Pull the pen and note pad can pop up that easy!! Way to go guys!!! P.s. Dont sweat the permissions you'll understand why once your in!!

  • (58 stars)

    by Mike Grimm on 06/03/2014

    Would get a better rating if the custom sound worked. If I want to use the sound, I have to open the app first, which seems to refresh my settings, then it works. Kinda disappointed I paid for the app and functionality isn't really there.