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    Car Widget

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    "Car Widget" makes easier and quicker access to phone features when you're in the car.
    With the widget you can assign one or more screens on your home launcher to be dedicated for usage inside the car.

    Unlike Car Home applications, you still will have access to all other screens of your home launcher.

    To access widget settings use application shortcut.

    HOW TO USE
    On any home screen press "menu", then "add", select "widgets" and choose "Car Widget" from the list of available widgets.
    You might need to restart the device in order to widget to appear in the list.

    Main features:
    * 4x4 widget
    * 4,6 or 8 big shortcuts per widget
    * 5 Skins
    * Customization options: background color, opacity, font size and color, icons tint
    * Replacement for "Car Dock" / "Car Home" applications.
    * Custom icons and titles for shortcuts
    * Icon pack support

    Available shortcuts (can be expanded by installed applications):
    * Applications
    * Bookmark
    * Contact
    * Direct dial/ message
    * Directions & Navigation (Using Google Maps)
    * Gmail label
    * Music playlist
    * Settings
    * Built-In Shortcuts - (InCar switch, Play/Pause, Next, Previous - Experimental)

    Free version includes Trial of the features available in the Car Widget Pro.

    Car Widget Pro features:
    Automation for your car. Detects when you inside the car and adjusts settings of your phone.

    Trigger (possible to combine all of the options):
    * Power cable connected
    * Headphones connected
    * Bluetooth device connected
    * Activity recognition

    Actions:
    * Turn on Bluetooth
    * Disable screen timeout
    * Adjust screen brightness
    * Adjust volume level of media
    * Switch off Wi-Fi
    * Route call to speaker
    * Auto answer (Experimental)
    * Autorun App
    * Shortcuts in notification bar (Android 4.0)

    Limitations:
    - It's not possible to unlock the screen from widget
    - It's not possible to switch to the specific screen from widget
    - Not possible to switch GPS

    Permissions:
    CALL_PHONE (Directly call phone numbers)- used for direct call shortcut
    WAKE_LOCK (Prevent phone from sleeping) - used to disable screen timeout
    WRITE_SETTINGS (Modify system settings)- used to adjust brightness settings
    ACCESS_WIFI_STATE and CHANGE_WIFI_STATE - connect and disconnect from Wi-Fi
    BLUETOOTH and BLUETOOTH_ADMIN - required in order to switch Bluetooth state
    (Modify or delete the contents of your USB storage) - Backup/Restore functionality

    Tips:
    * On some devices you have option "Stay awake" (Under Settings -> Applications -> Development), you can enable it if your want to prevent phone from sleeping.

    * Landscape mode: Not all launchers allow to use phone in landscape mode, just replace yours with alternative one that supports it (like LauncherPro or ADW).

    You can find Car Widget Pro also in androidpit.com market.
    (This marketplace has an option for PayPal)

    IMPORTANT
    Please exercise caution when using this application and do not manipulate your device while driving. Always pay attention to the road.

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    Users review

    from 2.110 reviews

    "Great"

    7.8

    Users comments

    Mike Smuda

    by Mike Smuda

    Jul 02, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Best app for the car

    Emmanuel Mebasser

    by Emmanuel Mebasser

    Apr 03, 2017  |  "Good"

    Works well, but every time I restart my phone (lg g4) it loses the settings. 5 stars if it gets fixed.

    Narongrit Sanguanwong

    by Narongrit Sanguanwong

    Mar 25, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Simple and easy to use.

    Sylvia Milford

    by Sylvia Milford

    Oct 03, 2016  |  "Poor"

    Doesn't activate in settup mode

    Tami Johnstoncook

    by Tami Johnstoncook

    Sep 14, 2016  |  "OK"

    You get 30 free trials w the apps Problem is it turns itself on . I installed if last night. Set it all up to try this morning . I have 17 of 30 trials remaining!!?_I haven't had a chance to try any! AND it kept my data running all night. Uninstalling instead of trying out this morning!!

    Rick Shallcross

    by Rick Shallcross

    Aug 31, 2016  |  "Great"

    Simple and effective