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

- Fixed a crash when changing options on settings.
- Fixed to hide NiLS when notification opens.
- Fixed a crash with some notifications when using icon packs.
- Other bug fixes

- NiLS FP has been integrated into NiLS - reduced memory usage and improved stability
- 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
- Many bug fixes

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

    by Jonathan Rey on 23/07/2014

    I have been looking for an app like this for some time. I love this app, and the features. However, once there is more than 3 notifications. All the private messages become public, and readable. Defeats the purpose of keeping the contents of the messages private. Is there any way to get this fix? Also when playing music, the notifications don't appear on the screen, just lights up. Is there a reas

  • (64 stars)

    by Gordon J on 21/07/2014

    If you are having issues with the notification panels not loading after you upgraded to 4.4 reinstall all parts (the main app, the unlocker, skins, etc...). This will clear your settings but it will work 100% again. It feels good having my panels back!

  • (64 stars)

    by Jesse Wood on 21/07/2014

    I can't find any issues with it not working on 4.4.4

  • (64 stars)

    by neil glover on 21/07/2014

    Used to be great, now doesn't work anymore,doesn't show any calls,text etc

  • (64 stars)

    by Shelby Riley on 21/07/2014

    It messes with my keyboard

  • (64 stars)

    by Eric Carr on 21/07/2014

    Great customization!!!!!!!!!

  • (64 stars)

    by Anand Shah on 19/07/2014

    Whenever I touch a notification like hangouts the keyboard doesn't work! I uninstalled this and it works but with it it stops working sometimes please fix!