Hide Bottom Bar

Hide Bottom Bar

by Pieter Pareit 250 downloads, 341 kb

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Rating:
Price:
Free
File size:
341 kb
Version:
2.2.2
Updated:
2013-02-27 16:08
Downloads:
250
File os:
2.1/.apk
Categories:
Personalization

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Android service that hides and restores the systembar of android tablets. This enables playing, watching and reading at full screen!

Installation:
* This application needs ROOT! Only install and use when you have root+busybox+superuser!
* Busybox must be installed and at least once run, a reboot is needed after busybox has been run.

Usage:
* First click on icon with two arrows to show notification, then on notification to hide the system bar.
* Tapping the bottom of the screen will reshow the system bar

Features:
* Hiding/restoring systembar at any time, enables fullscreen mode.
* Different options to reshow the systembar.
* Option to reshow systembar on screen off.
* Option to never reshow systembar (kiosk mode).
* Invisible button to control navigation on device (back button).
* Popup Navigation Bar to control navigation while bottom bar is hidden.
* Option to hide systembar at boot time.
* Tasker/Locale scripting integration: this program registers itself as a locale plug-in.

Current bugs:
* Problems with phones like Nexus 4 when receiving calls or when alarm rings while systembar is hidden.
* If you do an OTA update, most devices will lose root, HideBar will stop working till you root the device again.

Devices:
* All devices that contain the systembar (bar at bottom of screen) and are Rooted.
* Supports Honeycomb, Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean.
* Newer Nexus devices (Nexus 4, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10)
* Most tablets and Google TV devices. Also some phones (must contain bar at bottom).

Recent changes:
Version 2.2.2
Bug fixes.

Version 2.2
You can now choose the location of NavBar.
Improved intents support so other applications can use HideBar.

Version 2.1
Improved navigation while systembar is hidden with the popup NavBar.

Version 2.0
Tasker/Locale integration.

Version 1.10
Fixes the static wallpaper bug.
Improves CPU usage a lot (Thanks Jan!)

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