Nova is the best Android launcher, the ultimate way to customize your smartphone. You van surprise spectators and confused the ignorant. Following are the most useful Nova launcher tips and tricks.
1. Hidden folders:
It gives access to all the most commonly used apps without showing it on the home screen. You can make a hidden folder and a customized icon for your choosing. To open you will tap on the icon it will open first device and folder will open the first app but when you will swipe it will open the number of the devices.
2. Swipe actions on apps
The other function of swipe action is to open related apps for example if I open the camera and it gives to open the related devices like gallery and picture edit option. I can use this to open messenger with swipe onFacebook icon.
3. Swipe actions on the home screen
The simplest and easy way is to set swipe actions on the home screen by adding swipe gesture to open the app drawer. To open Nova setting use a double finger swipe up and to open Google Now double finger swipe down or you can set whatever suits you.
Just open Nova Settings then open Gestures and inputs and select the action what you want to do.
4. Double tap to lock
This option is similar to previous option but it worth highlight as well. It is something most commonly used and easily overlooked.
To set this trick, go to Nova settings, press Gesture & inputs, select double tap and screen lock. From now when you will double tap on the home screen the device will lock.
5. Smooth scrolling
If you want to set the same widgets and multiple launcher screens employ Nova launcher wipe scroll effects. It is a really pleasing way to move between the screen and widget and screen.
Go to Desktop then Scroll effect then select Wipe near the bottom of the list.
6. Add app drawer tabs
By default in Android the app drawer one page but with Nova launcher, you can add extra tabs and swipe from left to right. You can set any app like internet, music, work and fill them up buzzing app metropolis.
Nova Settings >App & widget drawer>Tab bar >Drawer groups.
7. Use emoji to label your app drawer tabs
The App drawer is great by adding keyboard emojis instead of words to label them.
Nova Settings > App & widget drawers > Drawer groups> press on the pencil icon. In the Edit window, and press on the tab name> the keyboard> navigate to the emoji of your choice.
8. Experimental features and debugging
This final tip is for the professional Nova Launcher users, it might be helpful to have on hand. The professional Nova launchers can access secret menu, experimental features, dubbing options while Nova settings by holding volume down button.