Lock Launcher(iOS)

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📱 According to the latest rules of the system, you need to parse the URL Scheme of the App before you can jump directly, please send a [Request URL Parsing] or use a shortcut to instead.

⚠️ If Island/Dock disappear, please reboot your phone to fix it!

🚀 v1.5.7 | 2024-03-02

  • New: Request URL Parsing
  • New: Language support, including Traditional Chinese/Japanese/Korean/French/Spanish/Thai/Arabic/Russian/German/Italian/Dutch/Polish/Portuguese.
  • New: Add shortcut for activate Dynamic Island
  • Fix: Issues on iOS 17.4 Beta+
  • Improve: Weather update frequency
📝 Version History (57)
v1.5.7 | 2024-03-02
  • New: Add shortcut for activate Dynamic Island
  • Fix: Issues on iOS 17.4 Beta+
  • Improve: Weather update frequency
v1.5.6 | 2024-02-03
  • New: Add more shortcuts with icons
  • Fix: Finally fix the bug causing data loss after rebooting
  • Fix: Styling issues in French language for custom icon interface
v1.5.5 | 2024-01-29
  • Fix: bug causing data loss after rebooting, can be fixed by Force Fresh.
v1.5.4 | 2024-01-22
  • Fix: Dock icon missing bug
  • Fix: Some crash bug
  • Improve: Performance optimization
v1.5.3 | 2023-12-27
  • New: Music startup items now support shuffle play
  • New: Island data now displays blood glucose data
  • New: Island data now shows cellular network status
  • New: Support for turning Picture-in-Picture on/off with shortcuts
  • Improve: Refresh logic for adding startup items repeatedly
  • Improve: Weather update issue
  • Fix: Bug where some App startup items could not be found
  • Fix: Bug where some models could not set a transparent background
v1.5.2 | 2023-11-26
  • New: Toggle Dock / Memo shortcut and URL Scheme
  • Fix: Weather update bug
v1.5.1 | 2023-11-16
  • Fix: The issue of incorrect size for some models of transparent widgets.
  • Fix: Some known bugs
v1.5.0 | 2023-11-03

Fix: French and Spanish app crash bug

v1.4.9 | 2023-11-01
  • New: Turkish language support
  • Improve: Crashes when searching for certain device actions
  • Fix: Korean crash bug during health data on the Dynamic Island.
v1.4.8 | 2023-10-30
  • New: Request URL Parsing
  • New: Language support, including Traditional Chinese/Japanese/Korean/French/Spanish/Thai/Arabic/Russian/German/Italian/Dutch/Polish/Portuguese.
  • New: Picture-in-picture second hand showing millisecond
  • Fix: Solid color background for startup loading page
  • Fix: Bug displaying incomplete dates on Spirit Island
v1.4.7 | 2023-10-27
  • Improve: Pure backgroundcolor landing page
  • Fix: Shortcut 201 error
  • Fix: Network loading bug
  • Fix: Home screen small & big widgets background color
v1.4.6 | 2023-10-24
  • Improve: Actions search result
  • Fix: iCloud backup bugs
  • Fix: Shortcut network problem
v1.4.5 | 2023-10-23
  • New: Using shortcut to solve the launch problem in new system
  • New: Launcher URL Analysis
  • New: Display a solid color background when launching apps, support custom
  • Improve: Custom action item example text supports copying
  • Fix: Bug that crashes on some devices
v1.4.2 | 2023-09-24
  • Fix: Issue that Auto-Lock not working for some devices
  • New: Support data display in Picture-in-Picture mode
  • New: Support Apple Music actions
  • New: Support custom Dock Background Color and Blur Style
v1.4.1 | 2023-04-14
  • Fix: Issue that Auto-Lock not working for some devices
  • Optimization to improve overall performance
  • Fix: Some crash bugs on some devices
v1.4.0 | 2023-04-12
  • New: Support data display in Picture-in-Picture mode
  • New: Support Apple Music actions
  • New: Support custom Dock Background Color and Blur Style
  • Add: Support to open iCloud Backup directory
  • Fix: The bug action editor cannot be opened
  • Overall performance optimization
v1.3.9 | 2023-03-31
  • New: Support Health Data: Step/Fitness/Heart Rate
  • Fix: Selection of actions item not responding bug
  • Fix: Week display text issue
v1.3.8 | 2023-03-07
  • New: Weather data on Dock and Island
  • New: Custom App icons by AI (up to 12)
  • New: Shortcut to switch Dock fav Groups
  • New: Custom placeholder after island data stops
  • Improve: Rebuild Text Widget with weather, battery, and memo support
  • Add: More date formats
v1.3.7 | 2023-02-16
  • New: Island status support upload and download combined display
  • New: Island status support date format setting
  • New: Support search for action item icon
  • Fix: The bug of refreshing island status-FPS and power
  • Fix: The bug that custom pictures are not displayed when backup and restore
  • Improve overall performance and stability
v1.3.6 | 2023-02-09
  • New Feature: Desktop widget supports editing layout and background blur
  • Improve: Island default icon supports custom color
  • Fix: Pages will open in built-in browser by default and increased global switch
  • Fix: Desktop widget transparent background bug on some models
  • Enhance overall performance and stability
v1.3.5 | 2023-02-05
  • New: Support system date format for island
  • Fix: Bug of Big Icon and Rounded Icon missing in settings
  • Improve: Overall performance and stability
v1.3.4 | 2023-02-04
  • New Feature: Widget supports transparent background
  • New Feature: Favorites support group management
  • New Feature: Auto-refresh Start Live Activity and Dynamic Island with Shortcut Automation
  • New Feature: Lock screen Text Widget supports custom actions items and text
  • New Feature: Dynamic Island supports date and day of the week
  • New Feature: Dynamic Island supports lunar calendar
  • Improved: Support clearing browser cache
v1.3.3 | 2023-01-04
  • New Feature: Support iCloud Backup & Restore Automatically
  • Fixed: The bug that dock disappears abnormally
  • Improved: Overall performance improvement and increased stability
v1.3.2 | 2022-12-20
  • New Feature: Support custom actions for Phone/Message/FaceTime
  • Improved: The hint of successful addition is changed to HUD display
  • Improved: Overall performance improvement
  • Fixed: The bug that some users' islands do not open automatically
v1.3.1 | 2022-12-15
  • New Feature: support In-App browser to open website action
  • Add new popular launch actions
  • Fixed island text ellipsis bug
  • Improved island refresh and display effect issues
  • Improved overall performance improvement and increased stability
v1.3.0 | 2022-12-07
  • Fixed: Bug that the background color of custom icons disappears
  • Improved: Island refresh and display effect issues
  • Improved: Overall performance improvement and increased stability
v1.2.9 | 2022-12-04
  • New: Favorites now support left slide to top, bottom, add a new line
  • New: Reduce the brightness of the program dock under the constant light state of the rest screen to reduce power saving
  • Added: Update to add a large number of popular launch actions
  • Fixed: The bug that favorites disappeared after some users restarted their phones
  • Improved: Some users do not automatically open the island of the spirit of the problem
  • Improved: Reduce brightness when the island stops updating
  • Improved: The problem that One-Click image can not use, adding the second confirmation of the deletion
  • Fixed: Bug of repeated refreshing
v1.2.8 | 2022-11-24
  • New: Support dynamic island display on lock screen, all non-14 Pro can also customize the island left and right status
  • New: Support for customizing dynamic durations to save resource overhead
  • New: Dynamic island supports displaying Battery Level
  • New: Dynamic island supports displaying ProMotion Rate
  • New: Continuously add new launcher actions
  • Fixed: The problem that the lively island and lock screen often disappear
  • Fixed: Network speed calculation is more accurate
  • Fixed: The problem that the second hand display is stalled
  • Fixed: The bug that empty startup items will occupy the position
  • Improved: Adapted the style of always On mode
  • Improved: reduce resource consumption, open background processes only when using network speed, CPU, FPS
  • Improved: screen high refresh rate is more accurate
  • Improved: The problem that the island icon status is not synchronized sometime
v1.2.7 | 2022-11-15
  • New Features: Live Activities(Dynamic Island) support network speed, CPU, refresh rate
  • New Features: Lock Screen Memo support changing font color
  • Added: A lot of popular new launch actions
  • Fixed: Multi-language display bug
  • Fixed: Bug that the icons of the island became extremely small
  • Improved: 41% reduction in overall App size
  • Improved: Adjusted Dock layout
  • Improved: UI adjustment
v1.2.6 | 2022-11-11
  • New feature: Icons support custom foreground color and background color
  • New feature: Icons support transparent background
  • Improved: Lock Screen Dock and Dynamic Island auto-renew is more stable now
  • Fixed: Bug that some icons become white
v1.2.5 | 2022-11-06
  • Fixed: The bug of Lock Screen Dock disappearing randomly after launching actions (Live Activities)
  • Optimized: Launching actions from the lock screen becomes faster now
v1.2.4 | 2022-11-04

Fixed: The bug of Lock Screen Dock disappearing randomly after launching actions (Live Activities)

v1.2.3 | 2022-11-03
  • Improved: Live Activities & Dynamic Island auto-renew feature is more durable
  • Added: Continuously add new launcher actions
  • Added: Favorite items now support left swipe to move to the top
  • Fixed: The bug that the rounded corners of icons are not successfully saved after restarting the phone
  • Fixed: the but of multiple activities appearing on the lock screen
v1.2.2 | 2022-10-29
  • Added: Live Activities & Dynamic Island support auto-renewal feature
  • Added: Lock screen launcher has independent display switch now
  • Added: A lot of new actions
  • Fixed: The bug that scrolling on the page of selecting icons will crash
  • Improved: Open lock screen memo can focus normally now
  • Improved: Text and UI change
v1.2.1 | 2022-10-26
  • Added: New first time tips of Dynamic Island
  • Improved: App icon rounded corners adopt the same smooth curve scheme as the system
  • Improved: New Live Activities and Dynamic Island settings UI interaction interface
  • Improved: Live Activities auto-renewal hold function
  • Improved: The accuracy of the second hand is improved
  • Fixed: The bug that setting items cannot be saved and will be lost
  • Fixed: The bug that custom icons are displayed incorrectly in the lock screen launcher
  • Fixed: The bug of wrong display of left and right of Dynamic Island
  • Fixed: The bug that cause action edit sheet auto dismiss when keyboard show up
v1.2.0 | 2022-10-24
  • New Feature: Dynamic Island Launcher
  • New Feature: Live Activities Launcher
  • New Feature: Lock Screen Memo & Clock
  • New Feature: Dynamic Island Clock
  • New Feature: Dynamic Island Pure Mode for taking screenshot
  • Fixed: Dynamic Clock Widget now works properly on iOS 16.1
  • Fixed: Bug that caused icon list page sliding crash
  • Improved: UI interface and text adjustment
v1.1.9 | 2022-10-22
  • Fixed: The bug that the startup collection becomes white, please delete the custom picture item to fix it.
  • Fixed: The bug of invalid custom pictures, please set it again to fix it.
  • Improved: Adjusted desktop widget setting entrance
v1.1.8 | 2022-10-21
  • New Feature: Support for Universal Icon Library, continuously being added
  • Added: 50+ new actions items (200+ in total)
  • Added: SF Symbol icon collection supports the latest 4.0
  • Fix: The issue of long refresh time of discovery page
  • Improved: Battery widget update frequency is more accurate
  • Improved: Add prompt text in purchase loading
  • Improved: Prompt text and UI optimization
v1.1.7 | 2022-10-15
  • Added a lot of new popular launch actions
  • Added manual data synchronization function for discovery pages
  • Added support for tactile feedback on the bottom tab
  • Optimized the problem of error when purchasing and restoring purchased items
  • Optimized support for clearing search results when searching
  • Optimized guide text and some UI
v1.1.6 | 2022-10-13
  • New Feature: Support adding lock screen actions from favorites tab
  • New Feature: One-Click Images now support full-screen zoom
  • Optimized the refresh logic of the Dynamic Battery Widget
  • Optimized the automatic DorkMode for Home Screen Widget background color
  • Added the serial number of the lock screen widget for easy identification
  • Fixed the problem that the settings of the Startup Collection did not work after reboot
  • Fixed the problem that sometimes it takes two times to choose images in One-Click Images
v1.1.5 | 2022-10-10
  • New Feature: New dynamic power widget
  • Fixed the problem that some applets cannot be launched from the lock screen
  • Optimized the problem of black screen when launching from desktop icon
  • Optimized the lock screen icon when setting
  • Optimized the first shortcut command no longer pop-up prompt
  • Optimized the display of the cover image of the startup item list
  • Optimized the refresh of the Discovery Tab more timely
  • Added a new settings guide for the lock screen collection
v1.1.4 | 2022-10-07
  • Fixed iOS 16 Beta4 stuck issue
  • Fixed the multi-language of adding widgets
  • Added several new startup items
  • Optimized the issue that desktop widget backgrounds are prone to false touch response
v1.1.3 | 2022-10-05
  • New feature: Desktop widget - Startup Collection
  • New feature: Discover Startup Items menu
  • New feature: Support more native startup items
  • Fixed the problem of duplicate icons when adding favorites
  • Fixed the problem that the input box cursor jumps around
  • Fixed the problem of misplaced lock screen management icons
  • Optimized the logic of opening icon background
  • Optimized the icon refreshing mechanism
  • Optimized some visual UI
  • Added an entrance to restore purchased records
  • Added an entrance to contact the developer's WeChat
  • Added a new feature tip portal
  • Added a new example of custom jumping to any applet
v1.1.2 | 2022-09-30
  • New feature: widget to display battery power percentage
  • New feature: support fast icon refresh, manual refresh or forced refresh
  • Fixed the bug that the icon disappears after phone reboot
v1.1.1 | 2022-09-28
  • New Feature: One-Click Images, support full screen preview and left/right page flip, quantity increased to 8
  • Optimized the problem of repeatedly topping the scroll bar on the page of what's tab
  • Optimized the default display of color icons on Home Screen Widget
  • Fixed the Bug that the cancel button in the picture selection interface cannot be clicked
  • Fixed the bug that One-Click Images open the wrong image
v1.1.0 | 2022-09-28
  • Repair the problem that the icon is not displayed when "reset all" function is used.
  • Repair the problem of infinite loading when selecting pictures.
  • Repair the problem that the note name of startup item cannot take effect.
  • Optimized some icon materials.
v1.0.9 | 2022-09-27

Fixed the problem of confusion when adding new items to Favorites

v1.0.8 | 2022-09-27
  • Fixed the bug that the default icon cannot be displayed normally
  • Fixed the bug that the icon is not displayed after restarting the phone
  • Optimized the size of the App
  • Optimized the change of favorite folder label to home page
  • Optimized the empty style when the icon is abnormal
v1.0.7 | 2022-09-26
  • Urgently fix the problem that the icon becomes a circle
  • New fix tools: Manual Refresh Widget & Reset All(Fix Error)
v1.0.6 | 2022-09-26

Urgently fixed the problem that the icon becomes a circle after the update.

v1.0.5 | 2022-09-26
  • New feature Support custom note name for startup items
  • Added transparent icons to beautify the desktop
  • Added Japanese language support
  • Fix the problem that the lock screen icon is not displayed when there is no network.
  • Fixed the problem of flashing icons in the lock screen interface
  • Optimized the problem of duplicate search results
  • Optimized the logic of highlighting the lock screen icons
v1.0.4 | 2022-09-22
  • New Feature: Doubling the number of widgets
  • New Feature: One-Click Image, support one key to display the specified pictures in the album, realize one key to light up the code.
  • New Feature: custom icons, support to display album pictures in the lock screen interface.
  • New Feature: Icons support classification view, improve the efficiency of finding.
  • New Feature: support custom open any small program.
  • New Feature: Support sharing, resetting and deleting of startup items.
  • Fixed the problem of lock screen icon not being displayed.
  • Fixed the problem that the favorite folder cannot be modified.
  • Fixed the problem of not being able to search all startup items.
  • Optimized new interface interaction revision, quick add, easy management.
  • Optimized the update speed and success rate of lock screen icons.
  • Optimized some UI and interaction adjustments.
v1.0.3 | 2022-09-19
  • Fixed the bug that it is stuck when selecting action items.
  • Fixed the bug that it can not launch some actions.
  • Compatible with 16.1 crash issue
  • Optimized some text
  • Added search support for widgets icons
v1.0.2 | 2022-09-15
  • Fixed the bug of scan action
  • Fixed the bug of adding desktop black color icons
  • Optimized multi-language sharing text
v1.0.1 | 2022-09-14
  • Add styles for touch events
  • Fixed problem of no background jumping
  • Fixed problem that shortcut command cannot be opened
  • Fixed problem that icon no change
  • Fixed problem of shortcut installing
  • Improve SF icons
v1.0.0 | 2022-09-12


🌟 Features Preview (7)

📚 How to Use?

How to add Widgets and change Color?

Check the GIF below:


How to set Transparent Icon?

Go > Edit > Choose Icon > Choose the empty icon.

Icons are not clickable?

This is a system issue with iOS 16, you can see that other apps do the same thing, please restart your phone to fix it. Image:

Launch any app on Lock Screen?

Install this LockLauncher.shortcut official Shortcut and then choose Custom App(Shortcuts) to config.

How to use shortcuts?

First, Open Shortcuts.app and create a new action named "AAA", then go back to Lock Launcher and choose Shortcuts as action, input "AAA" to run. Image:

How to launcher app by URL Scheme?

Please find the URL Scheme of that App, e.g. music:// twitter://

How to add Home Screen Widget: Launchpad?

Please long press on the desktop of your phone (not the lock screen interface), enter the icon management status, click the plus ➕ in the upper left corner, and then select the lock screen to start the widget. Image:

Icons missing problem.

If you find that the icon does not show into a circle, please manually modify the change once the icon triggers the update, we have fixed this problem in the latest version, please update.

How to make beautiful Icons?
  • Icon size: 200x200
  • Format: PNG、JPG

Apple will automatically deal with the image color, so in order to get the best results, the icon recommended "black background with white symbols" or "transparent background with black symbols" Please refer to the following examples. Image:

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