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  1. app drawer/folders

    I believe that in prior versions of Nova, when u were in Drawer Groups/Folders/"folder name" you HD the ability to chance the "folder name" just by tapping the "folder name" at the top AND it didn't change you position of the app list.

    Please bring back this option, or add it if if was never available, as this would enable organizing the app icons/app drawer quicker.

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      0 comments  ·  App Drawer  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Change the tagline to "Everyone's favorite Launcher"

      "Everyone's favorite ICS Launcher" just seems to be a little dated. Get rid of the "ICS" part.

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      • Show group names when long pressing on an app in the drawer to drag an app into

        Currently there are generally 3 options when long-pressing an app in the app drawer: Uninstall, App Info and Group. The group option takes the user to a new screen in which they can check the groups that they would like the app to be in.

        This option should be removed and instead the group names should be listed at the bottom of the page. So when a user long-presses on an app in the app drawer they'll get the uninstall and app info options at the top but at the bottom the names of their groups will be there to…

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        • Allow more custom grid lines in app drawer

          The maximum size of Twelve columns and twelve lines of apps have been implemented yet. This is awesome!

          But for devices with displays with five inches or more it would be great if the maximum of lines could be higher. Especially when the dock isn't visible, twelve lines are too few.

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          • App search input problem

            Since the release, quite frequently, when I go into app search (from a desktop gesture) the box and keyboard pop up but typing on the keyboard does not input into the search box. I have tried several times clicking in the box, but it does not correct the problem. I need to leave the box and try again opening search (sometimes several times).

            This seems to happen with any keyboard (tested with htc sense, SwiftKey, and SwiftKey beta).

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            • larger edit window

              I would like to see a larger edit window. In the latest update to Nova, the edit window got really small only showing 3 folders. This window only takes up about a third of the screen when showing and could easily be made larger to show more folders.

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              • New app folder

                Have newly installed apps automatically go into a folder called New Apps or whatever as opposed, or as an additional option to them showing on page x of the desktop

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                • A way to add folders/tabs in the app drawer UI.

                  Basically either an add group button in the app drawer or an option in the app drawer settings menu at the top right corner

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                  • remove the 150 item limit for homescreens (part 2)

                    sorry, can't respond to your response in http://novalauncher.uservoice.com/forums/145180-nova-launcher/suggestions/2499593-remove-the-150-item-limit-for-homescreens so have to open a new one:

                    The issue is that launcher.db only takes 150 items. "id_"s >150 are never added.
                    To repoduce: add 150 items to your homescreen, then add a few more, restart Nova. The additional items will be gone.
                    This isn't about allowing only up to 150 item spaces but having more actual items.
                    I verified this bug on multiple devices with clean installs!

                    If you need more details please contact me @ http://forum.xda-developers.com/member.php?u=2832063

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                    • Have Google search bar open an overlay, rather than the Google app

                      Right now, when you tap the Google search bar, it opens the whole Google app, rather than just an overlay like it does in Google Now launcher or Action Launcher. Please implement this behavior

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                      • app drawer/folders

                        Have all apps/icons that are already selected to be within a folder all grouped together at the top or bottom of the list when inbthebedit folder portion of Nova

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                          • Bug report option

                            How is there no bug report or feedback option?

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                            • Seperate backgrounds for each scene?

                              This has to have been submitted already, but i can't find it anywhere and i feel it would be a very useful feature so i'm posting it just in case.

                              What i want is simply a way to set a different background image for each scene/slide/page of the homescreen. It would allow for more in deph customization.

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                              • Pop-up folder shortcut

                                The way this would work is you can create pop-up folders from settings, and put apps and shortcuts (Nova Actions and other) and rearrange them (you can do the same stuff as if it was a folder on the desktop). Then there is a Nova Action for pop-up folders, and you pick one of them. Instead of zoom/circle, the folder either pops up from the bottom of the screen or just fades in (pick with a setting). This is intended to be used as a gesture or with third party apps such as All in One Gestures.

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                                  • Multiple folder locations for apps

                                    the ability to add apps to 2 or more folders. Ex: Groupon is both a "deals" folder and "shopping" folder

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                                    • Dossier

                                      Je voudrais une option pour que les dossiers ne s'ouvrent pas forcément dans une pop-up carre
                                      Je voudrais que le dossier s'ouvre en plein écran et on pourrait modifier le fond du dossier transparent, flouter, d'une couleur etc un peu les groupes présents dans solo Launcher

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                                      • revert the background of settings to black

                                        Since the beta you used a tile backgroundimage, I thnik it distracts to much, also it doesnt fit with the whole android feel.

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                                        • Delete all backups

                                          An option to delete all existing backups on the sdcard.

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