Iconizer - Home Screen Shortcut Icon Creator
By Sangwon Park
Open iTunes to buy and download apps.
Now, you can create your own icon on your home screen with the Iconizer.
Have you ever had trouble looking up and finding certain numbers that you call occasionally? Add icons of your sweetheart, friends, family or anything else you would like on your home screen. Calling, texting, and e-mailing them is just one click away.
【 Main Features 】
✔ Create an icon from your contacts with just one click.
✔ 49 Built-in icons provided. (You can create an icon without photos.)
※ More icons will be added.
✔ 3,108 Combinations for customising the icon image. (37 frames, 42 badges and glossy effect)
※ More decorative accessories will be added.
✔ Provide a variety of icon behaviors
- Open contact info
- Send a text message
- Open a web page
- Skype Call
- Skype Chat
- Waze Navigate
- Twitter Profile
- Custom URL
※ More behaviors will be added.
✔ Launch History
【 Privacy 】
Any privacy information such as phone numbers and e-mail addresses will NOT BE TRANSMITTED ANYWHERE.
※ Any icons created by Iconizer will become unusable if you uninstall this app.
※ Custom URL depends on devices and iOS versions.
What's New in Version 2.3.1
Facetime shortcut removed. (Apple's review policies)
Limited* Symbols Choice, GR8 Custom Choices
Works fine on my both my iPhone and iPad mini w/ iOS 6.1.3 and makes the home screen icons that act like shortcuts just as described. A basic app of its type, NO ads that try to trick you, and a bonus feature. (Added 1 star to offset those dweebs.)
(Wow) One unique capability I have not found elsewhere:
The app was written so it *can* create a *working* Bluetooth toggle, AND it will toggle Bluetooth *both* On and Off. V. Handy!
BT TOGGLE DETAIL:
Another reviewer got it wrong and listed a Capitalization typo. You make a Custom URL shortcut icon and use this exactly in the blank field that you normally fill in with the web address that you want for your shortcut (no quotes though) "prefs:toggle=Bluetooth"
* could use a mail envelope icon and an open book icon to be added to the custom symbols included w/ the app
Tricky at First
It's a bit tricky at first to set up but works like a charm. If you're trying to create shortcuts to your Settings/Apps (eg Bluetooth or Skype), you have to search the help menus to get the instructions to put in "prefs:toggle=Bluetooth" .. It's case sensitive but saves me a bunch of time at the end of the day. My only wish is that Iconizer makes some more options when creating initial shortcuts so the user doesn't have to manually add things in.
Works great for me!
Not sure why this app has negative reviews. I haven't had any issues when using for contact shortcuts.
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- Category: Lifestyle
- Updated: Jan 19, 2013
- Version: 2.3.1
- Size: 6.2 MB
- Languages: English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Swedish
- Seller: Sangwon Park
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Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.