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Tired of your Android lock screen? Try Invisible Lock

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Tired of your Android lock screen? Try Invisible Lock
Nowadays, every smartphone manufacturer takes advantage of the option to change the stock lock screen of Google's OS, which in some cases doesn't turn out to be delightful to some of its users.If you are growing tired of your lock screen, you can try Invisible Lock and change your default lock screen with a transparent one.

The idea behind this tiny app was conceived in the depths of the XDA Developers forum. XDA user Ramesh Kumar Sivva wanted to create an alternative lock screen solution with some originality, and the result is the Invisible Lock app. The thing that sets Invisible Lock from other custom lock screen apps is its semi-transparency, which lets you see your beloved home screen and wallpaper even when the device is locked. 

Tired of your Android lock screen? Try Invisible Lock
You can unlock your screen by using a simple gesture: a swipe in one of the four directions – up, down, left or right. Have in mind that while the screen is locked, Invisible Lock still allows you to access the notification bar and some of the hardware buttons on your phone (for example, you can change the volume using the volume rocker). The only prerequisite for Invisible Lock to work as intended is disabling the native lock screen of your phone, which can be done by going to Settings -> Security.

There are a few drawbacks to the app, unfortunately. You can neither access your camera from the new lock screen, nor can you create custom unlock gestures.

You can give this app by visiting the source link below!

source: Invisible Lock

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posted on 11 Nov 2013, 06:01

1. dratomic (Posts: 483; Member since: 09 Oct 2013)


posted on 11 Nov 2013, 06:16

2. apple4never (Posts: 1064; Member since: 08 May 2013)

is there a way to add a password to sywpe to unlock on the stock android one

posted on 11 Nov 2013, 06:50

3. PAPINYC (banned) (Posts: 2315; Member since: 30 Jul 2011)

Oh finally, that stock lock is obtrusive, annoying, cumbersome and glitchy; it just never works the way it's supposed to, I usually have to sync my phone to iTunes to "unlock" it.

posted on 11 Nov 2013, 09:22 10

7. Finalflash (Posts: 3536; Member since: 23 Jul 2013)

....what the flyin F are u on about?

posted on 11 Nov 2013, 10:29 1

10. dorianb (Posts: 612; Member since: 24 Oct 2012)

Wait.... sync to iTunes to "unlock" it.

I'm going to stop right here.

posted on 11 Nov 2013, 10:32 6

11. sarb009 (Posts: 316; Member since: 15 Jun 2011)

Alcohal, Marijuana, coca or what ?

posted on 11 Nov 2013, 07:26

4. itsdeepak4u2000 (Posts: 3718; Member since: 03 Nov 2012)

This is good, I already know and use it.

posted on 11 Nov 2013, 08:54

5. nexusdude (Posts: 151; Member since: 22 Aug 2013)

*get this app

posted on 11 Nov 2013, 08:59

6. jroc74 (Posts: 6019; Member since: 30 Dec 2010)

The beauty of Android... Sooo many alternative apps. Love it.

posted on 11 Nov 2013, 10:03

8. nnaatthhaannx2 (Posts: 820; Member since: 19 Oct 2011)

Hi Peter K!

posted on 13 Nov 2013, 01:14

12. PeterK. (Posts: 314; Member since: 13 Nov 2013)

Hi nnaatthhaannx2!

posted on 11 Nov 2013, 10:12

9. Stuntman (Posts: 839; Member since: 01 Aug 2011)

I find that with pattern lock, I am already able to unlock my phone very quickly.

posted on 14 Jul 2016, 02:55

13. AliceMamadou (banned) (Posts: 49; Member since: 29 Mar 2016)

Here is another way to unlock pattern lock for Samsung Galaxy phones, and no data loss


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