Get Maximum from $5.73 to Automate Everything with Tasker App in Android


If you want to get maximum benefit and enjoyment from your Android phone or device, it is best to try the Tasker, the app, from Android.

Like all precious thing, it is not free and if you are ready to pay a nominal amount of $5.73, it would convert your Android smartphone to smarter one. From here, you may get maximum from ‘states’ and ‘tasks’, i.e. to program your Android device to respond, automatically, to almost all sorts of situations.

Some of the features of the Tasker App

  • Your Android phone may turn ‘mute’ its ringer when it’s turned facedown.
  • Some of the apps, such as, GPS may turn off when certain applications like Google Maps or Navigation are active. It may turn on when the specified apps are turned off.
  • Your phone’s screen may dim, automatically, to a preset level after 10 p.m.
  • Your Android phone would bring up, automatically, a specified list of music apps, when headphones are inserted into your Android phone or device.
  • Your GPS location is automatically marked whenever you would get out of your car and you would not forget where your car is parked.

Some other options, available, are given below:

  • ALERT: Flash, Notify LED, Sound, Vibrate, Cancel Notification, Popup Timed/WithTaskIcons/Names, Torch, Vibrate, Vibrate Pattern
  • APP: Calendar Insert, Go Home, Kill App, Load App, Open Map of Street View Nav
  • AUDIO: Alarm/Call/DTMF/Media/Notif./Ringer/System Volume, Haptic Feedback Toggle, Mic Mute, Notification Pulse, Notification(<4.1)/Ringer Vibrate (<4.2 or root), Silent Mode, Speakerphone, Sound Effects toggle
  • DIALOG: 28 System Settings dialogs
  • DISPLAY: Auto-Brightness, Close System Dialogs, Keyguard, Keyguard Pattern, Display Brightness, Display Off Timeout, Display Rotation, Set Wallpaper, Stay On, Status Bar
  • ENCRYPT: File / Directory Encrypt / Decrypt, Enter / Clear Passphrase
  • FILE: Browse Files, Directory Create/Delete/Move, File Copy/Delete/Move/Open, Write To File, Read Line, Read Paragraph, Zip/Unzip File
  • INPUT: Button, Dpad, Type (root only), Input Method Select, Soft Keyboard (show)
  • MEDIA: Media Button Events (grab), Media Player Control, Music File/Dir, Play/Forward/Back/Stop, Photo/Series/TimeSeries, Record Audio, Record Audio Stop, Ringtone, Scan  Card
  • MISC: (Broadcast) Action Intent, Component Intent, Get Location, GPS Status (<2.3 or Cyanogen/submod), Run (ASE) Script, Say, Say To File, Shut Up, Search For, Set Clipboard, Reboot (root only), Set CPU (root only) Set Timezone
  • NETWORK: Airplane Mode (<4.1 or root), Autosync, Bluetooth, Bluetooth ID, Compose Email, Browse URL, HTTP GET, HTTP POST, Mobile Data (on/off), Mobile Data 2G/3G (Cyanogen only), USB Tether, WiFi (set/toggle), Wifi Disconnect/Reassociate/Reconnect, Wifi Sleep, Wifi Tether, Wimax (set/toggle)
  • PHONE: Call, Call Log, Call Block/Divert/Revert, Compose MMS/SMS (Templated), Contacts, End Call, Radio, Send SMS, Send Data SMS, Silence Ringer, Take Call
  • TASKER: Change Icon Set, If, End If, Goto Action, Perform Task, Profile Toggle, Query Action, Set Widget Icon, Set Widget Label, Stop, Wait, Wait Until
  • VARIABLES: Set, Clear, Inc, Dec, Query, Randomize, Split, Join, List
  • ZOOM: Element Position, Size, State, Visibility, Text Size, Text, Image, Text Colour, Image Alpha
  • 3RD PARTY: Android Notifier, Astrid, BeyondPod, JuiceDefender Data/Toggle, Gentle Alarm, NewsRob, OfficeTalk, SleepBot, SMS Backup+, TeslaLED, WidgetLocker

States where you may work

  • Airplane Mode
  • Bluetooth Connected
  • Calendar Entry
  • Docked (Any/Desk/Car)
  • Headset Plugged (Any/Mic/No Mic)
  • Incoming Call
  • Keyboard Out
  • Light Level
  • Media Button
  • Missed Call
  • Mobile Network (Any/2G/3G)
  • Orientation (Face Up etc)
  • Power Any/AC/USB
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Signal Strength
  • Unread Text
  • Variable Value
  • Wifi Network
  • Wifi Near

Events available for you to play with

  • Alarm Clock
  • Alarm Done
  • Date Set
  • Time/Date Set
  • Timezone Set
  • Display: Off/On/Unlocked
  • File Closed/Deleted/Modified/Moved/Opened/Attributes Changed
  • Camera Button
  • Search Button Long-Press
  • Card Mounted/Removed/Unmounted
  • Gesture
  • Missed Call
  • Phone Idle/Offhook/Ringing
  • Received Text
  • SMS Send Success/Failure
  • Battery Changed/Full/Low/Overheating
  • Device Boot
  • Device Shutdown
  • Device Storage Low
  • Locale Changed
  • New/Removed/Updated Package
  • Wallpaper Changed
  • Button Gadget Clicked
  • New Window, Notification
  • Notification Clicked
  • Zoom Click
  • Variable Cleared/Set
  • Email Received (K9)
  • Gentle Alarm
  • Kaloer Clock
  • OpenWatch
  • Reddit Notify
  • Screebl
  • Widget Locker (Locked,Unlocked,Hidden)

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