NiLS Lockscreen Notifications

NiLS Lockscreen Notifications

500,000 - 1,000,000 downloads

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NiLS provides the best way to display and interact with notifications on your lock screen.

NiLS displays a list of your notifications on top of your lock screen and it doesn't need a widget to be placed. it supported on most of the lock screens including WidgetLocker, Cover, GoLocker and many more.

Main features
• Displayed on top of any lock screen (no matter if it supports widgets or not)
• Provides swiping gestures such as swipe right to dismiss, drag icon to open, swipe down to dismiss all, etc.
• Displays full notification content as it appears on Android notifications bar and provides ability to perform actions such as archive gmail or reply missed call with SMS if available on the notification.
• Highly customizable and provides 3rd party themes support

Use swiping gestures to interact with the notifications:
- Swipe notification left or right to dismiss.
- Swipe notifications list down to dismiss all.
- Swipe notification icon right to open notification or perform additional actions.
- Click to show a preview, scroll down or up in the preview to read all text.

Customize NiLS however you want:
- Set position and size, anywhere you want on your lock screen.
- Set any colors you want as your title color & text color, font sizes & vertical alignment
- (Premium) Change icon background and notification background.
- (Premium) Show multiple lines of each notification and change icon size.
- (Premium) Use 3rd party themes for great looking notifications.

Please note - NiLS requires you to enable a notifications service, please follow installation instructions within the app

Permissions used:
Photos/Media/Files - Allows NiLS to save & restore backup file on the sdcard
Device & app history - Allows NiLS to detect what is the current running lock screen app
In-app purchases - Allows NiLS to suggest you to upgrade to full version

First, read FAQ for installation instructions and see answers for most common questions:
Didn't find an answer? Have a bug report or feature request? contact
Every email will open a ticket. we'll respond any request usually within 24 hours.

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Beta testing
If you want to get early access to beta versions and help us test new versions, request to join our beta community here:
and follow instructions here:

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Recently changed in this version

- Improved support for themes, search for Android L theme on Google Play
- Supports notifications with images
- Set title text color automatically using the app icon prominent color
- Supports Android Wear (beta)
- Heads up (beta)
- Bug fixes

- NiLS FP has been integrated into NiLS - reduced memory usage
- New and improved appearance - new card base UI and the left navigation drawer
- Supports almost any lock screen
- New privacy options
- Auto screen turn off

Comments and ratings for NiLS Lockscreen Notifications
  • (64 stars)

    by Satadru Chique on 27/08/2014

    Well it promised to wake my screen up, as it was supposed to be. But on the contrary it didn't. I had to use some other app to lit up the screen for the notification to show. But without another app, this app won't wake the screen. Even though the functionality is superb and it looks great and does its job, but the only single malfunction ruined everything. If the screen doesn't lit up, then why d

  • (64 stars)

    by chitman chatwal on 27/08/2014


  • (64 stars)

    by Thomas Wong on 27/08/2014

    Works perfectly without battery drain

  • (64 stars)

    by Nansy Alex on 27/08/2014

    Its really cool:o♥

  • (64 stars)

    by Bryan Jackson on 27/08/2014

    Nice options interface but it never showed up as my lock screen so I'm uninstalling and trying some others. I'll bet if it worked it would look great but I'll never know.

  • (64 stars)

    by Jared Dyck on 27/08/2014

    Wish it could be confined to only main lock screen. It covers widgets on other pages of lock screen.

  • (64 stars)

    by Joseph Henson on 26/08/2014

    This is a fantastic app. It basically gives you actionable notifications on almost any lock screen, which is especially great if your preferred lock screen doesn't already support notifications. Even better, it also offers Android L-like "heads-up" notifications on the homescreen or within most apps. The only thing that keeps this from being 5 stars is there's no way as far as I can tell to get th