1. thepun13's Avatar
    What's up guys? Can anyone help with this?

    While my screen is off I want my phone to:
    • Make a notification sound.
    • Wake up the screen.
    • On-screen prompt that I received email.

    Basically just want to have enough info so I can decide if I want to unlock my phone to read it or not.

    Other info:
    My phone is encrypted.
    AT&T so no root access.

    I don't want to keep turning it on to see if I have a notification. Is there a way to do this? Thanks in advance!
    05-16-2014 12:02 AM
  2. thepun13's Avatar
    05-17-2014 12:19 AM
  3. trickym81's Avatar
    NiLS Floating Panel might work for you.
    05-17-2014 12:28 AM
  4. AZgl1500's Avatar
    You can have the LED indicators blink to let you know you have a message waiting.

    You can have the telco app wake up the phone and present you with the name of the caller, I programmed the Home Key to answer the phone so no unlocking required to do that.

    I don't want email to do anything, so have that turned off. I did look at MyMail notification settings, it can do a lot, but I have all notifications turned off on my phone so it can't do anything anyway.

    I see that NiLS Floating Panel was suggested while I was writing this post.... that looks like a good option to try. However, I did see where someone says it doesn't work with the S5.... please come back and tell us your results with trying on your S5.
    05-17-2014 12:35 AM
  5. trickym81's Avatar
    It does work. I'm using it on my S5. NiLS widget doesn't work, but the floating panel extension works quite well.
    AZgl1500 likes this.
    05-17-2014 08:51 AM

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