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Overlay Floating Widgets


Overlay Floating Widgets

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Publisher Applay
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UpdatedJanuary 12, 2014
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CategoryPersonalization & Tools


Overlays allows you to float your home screen widgets ANYWHERE!
Floating widgets is easy, so unlike any other floating applications, Overlays is all about automation!
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Overlays is recommended for advanced Android users. If you’re having trouble getting started, please:
1. Watch our video –
2. Read our tutorials –
3. Contact us –
4. Join our Google+ community.

Overlays doesn’t float applications. This feature requires root and a custom firmware (ROM). Overlays doesn’t contain the widgets, It only breaks the home screen limit and shows the widgets installed on your device where ever you want!

Permissions required
We will never read, save or share your personal information. Please read detailed explanation on how we use each requested permissions –

Overlays is translated to English, German, Russian, Italian, French and Hebrew. If you wish to help us with translating Overlays to your language, please contact us or join our translation project on Crowdin

Google+ communities
• Need help to get started? Want to share a cool use you found for Overlays? Join our new community
• Want to help us test new versions before they hit the Play store? Join our tester community at

What you can do with Overlays?:
• Show your favorite music widget on top of your navigation application!
• Float a calculator while writing documents.
• Make sure you still have battery when playing a game.
• Take notes while reading an eBook.
• The options are endless!

Main features:
• Cool in-house overlays – Clock, Battery, Weather, Missed calls, Unread SMS count and shortcuts! In-house overlays have unique preferences option to allow maximum flexibility!
• Create as many Global profiles as you want and switch between them easily.
• Use Overlays Sidebar to control your profiles anywhere!
• Long press any overlay to move, re-size or delete it. Even when you’re using a different application!.
• Supports different positioning for portrait and landscape orientation.
• Overlay transparency (alpha).

Purchasing Overlays Pro unlocks the following features:
• Application profiles -create profiles for each application! When the application starts, Overlays will show its profile and hide it when you leave the application. No action required from you.
• Let Overlays to respond to Events. Float overlays on an Incoming call, headset plugged in, Bluetooth is on or other useful events.
• Tasker integration – Maximize Overlays automation with Tasker.
• Blacklist – Want a Global profile to float anywhere but in a specific application? Block it!
• Widget Shortcut overlay – Clear your screen from big widgets without losing the option to use them anytime from anywhere.
• Future features and unique in-house Overlays.

Torque widgets
Overlays may not work properly with Torque widgets – as we just host the widgets, there’s hardly anything we can do about it. Please contact Torque’s developer.

Thank you for your support!

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