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  1. Bug Report: I just updated my Vzw Galaxy S5 to Lollipop and using an gesture to pull down the notification bar no longer works

    I just updated my Vzw Galaxy S5 to Lollipop and using an gesture to pull down the notification bar no longer works.

    244 votes
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      38 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • add persian language

      nova is popular in the iran
      please add persian to nova

      75 votes
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      • Make drawer like on the last preview of Android 5.0! With the withe pane.

        For me Nova will be perfect when the drawer become like on the last preview of Android Lollipop! With withe pane !

        647 votes
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          11 comments  ·  App Drawer  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Expand quick settings in Android 5.0 Lollipop

          In Lollipop the "Expand quick settings" functionality under "Gestures and Buttons" no longer seems to work. This should be equivalent to the double swipe down in stock Android, could you please reinstate it? THanks

          412 votes
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          • Restore "System Settings" to Desktop Menu (Beta)

            Consider restoring "System Settings" to the Desktop Menu. This feature was removed in the #materinova.14 beta update (03-10-2015).

            Quick access to "System Settings" means one less icon to clutter the App Drawer.

            38 votes
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              3 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Samsung Galaxy Note Edge

              Can you support the always on edge for the Note Edge? I would like to keep the transparent always open side panel that comes with the phone but also use your awesome launcher.

              Thanks!

              221 votes
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              • lollipop lock screen and notification bar themes

                Why could you only customize the home screen things of the phone why not also with a one touch theme option to make the lock screen and notification bar like android lollipop or KitKat.

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                • Expand Notifications not working after Lollipop upgrade on S5

                  The Expand Notifications button in Nova Actions is not functional after Lollipop upgrade on Galaxy S5 (Sprint SM-G900P). This single button was the most important feature on all of Nova!!!!

                  29 votes
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                  • Feature Request: Please add a black overlay to the wallpaper with an option to change opacity/transparency

                    Some background wallpapers can be quite light and some widgets can be very transparent. So these widgets cannot be read properly.

                    Having a darker overlay over the background improves better visibility of widgets, especially when the wallpaper changes.

                    Can you please add this feature, Thanks

                    15 votes
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                    • Allow folders to give a preview with the s pen like on the Note 3..

                      The Samsung Note devices should have features dedicated to the s pen. Hovering the S pen over folders should reveal its content like the feature found on the Note 3. Icons and widgets should also be interactive by showing menus, info or even editing options when hovering the pen.

                      27 votes
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                      • Add option to change font and font size

                        It would be great if users could use their own fonts. Also, ability to change font size is a must.

                        Basically this and not being able to rearrange apps in drawer are the only two reasons why I'm still not buying the Prime version.

                        The moment this is implemented in an update, I will immediately buy what will undoubtedly become THE best launcher available in Play Store.

                        106 votes
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                        • Beta: Increase Icon Size Past 150%

                          The Nova Launcher Beta (2015-03-10) increased the max icon size to 150%.

                          Why stop there?

                          29 votes
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                          • appdrawer gestures

                            Nova launcher is a really great app but can you please also include the features below.....

                            1) App drawer gestures for going back to home screen (by swiping down for example).

                            2) A gesture toggle from home screen to hide/show the navigation bar in optional translucent/normal way.

                            The app would be limitless with these both. Good work team!!

                            Also I will be considering the prime version just for these two features, if they are included.
                            So, Am eagerly waiting for the update!!!

                            32 votes
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                            • Fix pin action note for Note 4

                              Nova breaks the ability to "pin" action notes to the home screen like you can with TW on the Note 4. Nova actually completely removes the pin icon from the action note. This is a huge deal and may force many Note 4 users to stop using Nova if it isn't corrected

                              163 votes
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                                11 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • remove app from store.

                                becasue you dont add custom app drawer sorting.

                                39 votes
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                                  6 comments  ·  App Drawer  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Blur Dock Background

                                  As a graphic design, I applaud legibility. Make dock backgrounds colored or transparent help with those goals.

                                  As much as I dislike Apple, their use of blurring background imagery improves legibility and offers a "third way" to make the Android launcher our own.

                                  Please add dock background blur as a slider, allowing us as little or as much as we want.

                                  146 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • 1,200 votes
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                                      26 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Semi-Transparent Notification Bar

                                      A fully transparent notification bar limits wallpaper choice as icons disappear on white wallpaper. Apex allows a semi-transparent notification bar and this would be a great addition to Nova. Currently, we can only choose fully transparent or fully black. The black looks terrible.

                                      27 votes
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                                      • to support galaxy s6 edge with special features on the edges!

                                        i hope u planned to support the s6 edge - cause i won't miss nova on my next phone...

                                        10 votes
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                                        • No updates for nova prime purchaed from amazon appstore!

                                          You should regularly update your app on Amazon's Appstore
                                          OR ELSE
                                          Give authorization codes to all the prime users so that they can download the latest version from Google Playstore and upgrade!

                                          6 votes
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