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 your notifications on top of your existing lock screen, so you can keep enjoying the functionality of your lock screen and get and interact with notifications without unlocking your device.
NiLS supports on most of the lock screens including WidgetLocker, Cover, GoLocker, SliderLocker and many more.

NiLS is the only notifications app that enables quick reply directly from your lock screen for several apps - including Gmail, WhatsApp, Hangouts, Textra 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.
• Allow you to quick reply to a message directly from the lock screen on many supported apps.
• 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 the whole conversation, or quick reply directly from there. (Premium)

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

v1.5.2.463 Bug fixes (details within the app)
- Enjoy NiLS on your language - German, Spanish, French, Italian and Polish
- Improved animations and many bug fixes
- Improved privacy options

New features (Android 4.3+):
- Full Gmail content and action buttons for every email
- Quickly reply a message without unlocking device on Hangouts, WhatsApp, Textra and many other apps.
- Conversation Mode - Group notifications by conversation for WhatsApp, Telegram and few more apps

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

    by Suvritt Ramanand on 16/12/2014

    Smooth interface on a s3

  • (64 stars)

    by Matt Parsons on 15/12/2014

    Great app great support for the app

  • (64 stars)

    by madison lewis on 15/12/2014


  • (64 stars)

    by Raymond Chau on 15/12/2014

    Love the preview function when clicking on the widget, also love that it can hide when you pull your notification bar down

  • (64 stars)

    by David Mitrevski on 14/12/2014

    Shows apps in the lock screen just how I wanted it to, great app

  • (64 stars)

    by puneet jain on 13/12/2014

    everything working fine now...reinsalled app and heads up is working fine now...hats off to developer for such an amazing app ..:)

  • (64 stars)

    by Tony Thorburn on 12/12/2014

    Love it