ADW.Launcher

Home screen replacement
  • Customizable application drawer
  • Customizable drag & drop action buttons
  • Unveil the Dockbar flicking-up the app-drawer button and drop shortcuts/folders!
  • Themes e.g Faenza ADW Theme

This was the default Home app in CM7.2- but it still works on Android 4+. However, source code isn't published for the new versions (v1.3.3.7), which are specifically designed for later Android versions.

Packages

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  • Version 1.3.6 Standalone (34) - Added on 2011-12-05

    This version requires Android ? or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • directly call phone numbers
      Allows the app to call phone numbers without your intervention. This may result in unexpected charges or calls. Note that this doesn't allow the app to call emergency numbers. Malicious apps may cost you money by making calls without your confirmation.
    • expand/collapse status bar
      Allows the app to expand or collapse the status bar.
    • retrieve running apps
      Allows the app to retrieve information about currently and recently running tasks. This may allow the app to discover information about which applications are used on the device.
    • read your contacts
      Allows the app to read data about your contacts stored on your phone, including the frequency with which you've called, emailed, or communicated in other ways with specific individuals. This permission allows apps to save your contact data, and malicious apps may share contact data without your knowledge.
    • set wallpaper
      Allows the app to set the system wallpaper.
    • adjust your wallpaper size
      Allows the app to set the system wallpaper size hints.
    • control vibration
      Allows the app to control the vibrator.
    • modify system settings
      Allows the app to modify the system's settings data. Malicious apps may corrupt your system's configuration.
    • org.adw.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • org.adw.launcher.permission.WRITE_SETTINGS
    • close other apps
      Allows the app to end background processes of other apps. This may cause other apps to stop running.
    • modify or delete the contents of your SD card
      Allows the app to write to the SD card.
    • make app always run
      Allows the app to make parts of itself persistent in memory. This can limit memory available to other apps slowing down the phone.
    • read the contents of your SD card
      Allows the app to read the contents of your SD card.
    • read call log
      This app can read your call history.

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