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 Adam Bosworth on 12/09/2014

    This app is quite good. There are loads of settings and ways to tweak the look and feel of the lock screen notifications and you can even have the notifications stay on the screen when you unlock the device if you choose. However, I do feel that it needs a little fine tuning. Particularly the fact that when my alarm went off this morning, I had to clear the notifications in order to shut the a

  • (64 stars)

    by Swaathi Kakarla on 09/09/2014

    Best ever.

  • (64 stars)

    by Terry Anglin on 09/09/2014


  • (64 stars)

    by Alvaro Caso on 08/09/2014

    They need to add more features as lockscreen. For example if you use PIN to unlock, then the notifications put on top of the PIN numbers and you can't use some numbers. I also hope more possibilities to use more than one widget in the same screen. I like the idea, not the way it works.

  • (64 stars)

    by john peter on 08/09/2014

    Super app. I feel like I am,using androidl devices

  • (64 stars)

    by Larissa Simon on 08/09/2014

    Okay you can't customize like you used to be able to, but IDC hounestly. It shows you your notifications and it supports Snapchat. Which is something none of them seem to do. Ive tried many apps and this is the best. Good luck finding better.

  • (64 stars)

    by I Gede Astika on 07/09/2014

    It always not responding. Please fix the problem and i'll give 5 star