Automate Your Android Phone With Tasker

Smartphone and its apps are developed and designed to make your life simpler, more productive and entertaining. There are some tool applications that make your experience on Android phone more better and faster. Tasker app does the same thing by automate everything from settings to photos, SMS to speech.

Tasker app has four different functionalities. These settings and tasks are characterise as:

  1. Triggers: App, Time, Day, Location, Hard/Soft State, Event, Shortcut, Widget, Timer, Plugins
  2. Actions: 200+ built-in, plugin supporT.
  3. Tasks: loops, variables, conditions
  4. Scenes: design your own screen overlays, dialogs even simple apps

All of the work done by Tasker can be categorised in above categories. That is just a small picture of what Tasker is capable of. here are full features of it, just have a look.

Tasker App Features:

  • Alerts: Flash, Notify LED/Sound/Vibrate, Cancel Notification, Popup Timed/WithTaskIcons/Names, Torch, Vibrate, Vibrate Pattern
  • Apps: Calendar Insert, Go Home, Kill App, Load App, Open Map (/StreetView/Nav)
  • Alarm: Call/DTMF/Media/Notif./Ringer/System Volume, Haptic Feedback Toggle, Mic Mute, Notification Pulse, Notification/Ringer Vibrate, 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 (expand/collapse)
  • 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: Action Intent, Component Intent, Get Location, GPS Status, 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, 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

Apart from this huge list of features, Tasker also have a bunch of third-party app, included in this version. These apps are Android Notifier, Astrid, BeyondPod, JuiceDefender Data/Toggle, Gentle Alarm, NewsRob, OfficeTalk, SleepBot, SMS Backup+, TeslaLED and WidgetLocker.

Tasker has a great control over phone status. 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, Wi-Fi Network, Wi-Fi Near.

Tasker App Deep Details:

User Base: 400K+ users worldwide
File Size: 1.2 MB for Android
Prices: $5.99
User Ratings: 4.6+ average user rating
Download Links: for Android

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