Notification panel: quick access and always at hand
Through the notification panel passes all the relevant information to know what happens on our Android device. The messages, emails, emergency notices … Everything is there. One of the main advantages of this panel is the fact that it can be accessed from any screen. It does not matter if you are browsing, watching a video or writing in Twitter, at any time you can download and access it.
The pity is that, beyond the Quick Settings to activate the Wifi and other connections, it does not have much more utility. Its ability to access on any screen makes it the ideal place to have shortcuts to applications that we may need at any time. Is it possible to do this? The answer, of course, is yes. Not natively, but we will need an application.
How to add applications to the notification panel on your Android mobile
TUFFS Notification Shortcuts is an application available for free on the Play Store. It will allow you to add shortcuts to any application in the notification panel, being able to access them at any time no matter what screen you are on. The application is very easy to use, offering first a switch to activate or deactivate it as you need.
As you may have seen in the video, TUFFS Notification Shortcuts it will let you define the number of applications you want per row, as well as the background color. You can also select whether to frame the icons to give a more accomplished drawer appearance, or whether to let them float freely. You can also choose the shapes that these frames will have, just like with the adaptive icons. Other settings include whether or not to show the name of each application, whether to enable a second row, whether to start the app automatically when turning on the mobile, to choose default themes …
Options, many options. TUFFS Notification Shortcuts offers more than enough customization to adapt it to your day-to-day experience. It is a very useful app that allows you to take advantage of benefits of the notification panel even more, adding new uses to it. If you are interested, you can download the app from the following link: