News & Updates
October 13, 2016
The Smart Launcher Team is proud to announce Smart Launcher 3.22. A lot of job has been done during the last weeks, the team focused its attention on solving some recurring issues and finalizing some features that were in work since months ago.
September 7, 2016
NEW: you can set the wallpaper for the lockscreen (only Android 7.0 Nougat)
IMPROVEMENT: Now you can use the STOP button also on Nougat
IMPROVEMENT: Chrome is not forced anymore to open search results
IMPROVEMENT: new animation for popup widget
IMPROVEMENT: reduced APK size
BUGFIX: fixed a bug that caused SL to crash while the lock screen is active
BUGFIX: fixed a bug that caused SL to crash while trying to uninstall hidden system apps
BUGFIX: fixed a bug that prevented to use picture picked from gallery for the categories icon
EXPERIMENTAL: you can now select the max number of results for the searchbar (available in the Developer options)
December 2, 2015
October 23, 2015
- improvement: Wallpapers moved on server to reduce APK size (-14%)
- improvement: Introduced a fix for transparent system bars on Huawei phones.
- improvement: Added new/updated translations
- improvement: Better memory management when the device is running on low memory
- fix: fixed a bug related to the option “improve readability”
- fix: fixed a bug that caused the main menu to appear when not required.
- other minor changes
September 14, 2015
A new big update is coming. Even if we mostly worked under the hood on performance and bug fixing, there are some noticeable news in this update.
August 10, 2015
- new feature: a small icon on the bottom right corner of the bubble show the app assigned to double tap action. You can disable this feature in Preferences → Homescreen → Double tap icons
- improvement: faster search bar
- improvement: search bar is automatically shown when you use the gesture to start search
- improvement: added some optimizations for tablets
- improvement: decreased memory usage
- improvement: added some optimizations for Huawei phones
- fix: fixed “only free” selection in theme downloader
- fix: fixed a bug that prevented SL to set wallpaper on Froyo. Yes, we really did it.
July 8, 2015
- improvement: clock format now follows system settings when set on automatic
- improvement: better performance in loading bitmaps
- improvement: faster iconpack application
- fix: dialer notifications are correctly removed now
- fix: no more problem of missing icons
- fix: default categories are not recreated at start if you have apps installed on SDcard
- fix: to rotate the device while using the search bar doesn’t cause crashes anymore
- fix: fixed promoted apps overlapping in the drawer.