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v10.15.7: Workaround for OneUI 5 bug on updated Samsung phones

Samsung’s Android 13 / One UI 5 update for Galaxy S phones introduced a bug which distorts bubble cloud widgets after using YouTube full screen. You are welcome to join the beta test of the workaround.

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How to prevent accidental Tasker bubble clicks

Two ways to prevent accidental start of Tasker tasks via Tasker bubbles: using folders or requiring 2 clicks on the Tasker bubble.

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Change default SMS app

Bubble Cloud uses the system’s default app setting. In the disambiguation screen the two icons are too easy to confuse

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If shortcuts open the wrong folder: option to close folder on bubble tap

Enable if folder shortcuts restore the previously used folder instead of opening the correct one

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Hide pencil (edit button) in widgets

You can hide the pencil icon from the widgets. It’s also possible to disable the double tap background shortcut effectively locking Bubble Clouds.

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Restore deleted bubble clouds

Restore deleted bubble clouds

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Workaround to change folder icons (Icône “dossier”)

If your launcher doesn’t allow you to change folder icons natively, or Samsung launcher resets your folder shortcuts I suggest to use a narrow widget instead. See detailed steps on how

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Bubble trouble on new Samsung launcher? Here is the fix!

If Bubble Cloud widgets look like this on your Android 13 / One UI 5 Samsung phone please do as explained in this post

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Customize home screen folder image

We can change the folder image if we place it using the widget drawer

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Introduction to home screen widgets and folders

Bubble Cloud on your phone or tablet Bubble Cloud is compatible with the launcher on most phones and tablets. Stock Launcher ✓ You can always restore the built in launcher,…

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Troubleshooting unresponsive Bubble Cloud Widget

Possible solutions if the Bubble Cloud Widget stops responding to touches (i.e. freezes or hangs)

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Email widget settings (to help reproduce issues)

You can send me a backup file of your settings to help me reproduce issues that you might experience with your specific configuration

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How to fix an incompatible launcher

This happens, when the launcher (Microsoft launcher…) reports the wrong dimensions to widgets, but you can fix it. You will need to calibrate: Place a Bubble Cloud widget and resize…

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Launcher compatibility – Autofit to widget size

Updated way on newer phones to force launchers to display the widget without distortion

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How to make widget background transparent?

Step by step instructions

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Got a new phone? Problem restoring Premium on new device?

Lost premium features?
Asked to purchase license again?
Don’t pay again!

Your Bubble Cloud Premium license is for life, I will make sure you will be able to access the Premium features as long as my app is available

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Widget bubble sizes in round layout

The round layout requires at least 8 bubbles for the center bubble to appear bigger than the rest. The Off-center layout offers an alternative for smaller clouds.

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Enable “display pop-up windows” on new Xiaomi phones

Allow to show popups, even when the app’s main window was not opened by the user.