Samsung seeded a new Good Lock application update, which bears build number 2.1.02.2. Instead of bringing new features or improving the existing ones, the latest Good Lock update fixes graphical user interface issues for the Galaxy devices running One UI 4.0.
Loved by millions of Galaxy users, Good Lock is an interesting application offered by Samsung for flagship Galaxy devices. This app consists of several excellent services called modules and apps that make the One UI software system highly customizable.
- Build number – v2.1.02.2
- Fixed GUI issues in One UI 4
Good Lock x One UI 4
Just like last year, some of the Good Lock apps and modules are no longer compatible with the devices running Android 12-based One UI 4.0. As the customization of the UI is based on the operating system, the company needs to optimize Good Lock again. Read full story here
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Samsung Good Lock Guide
You may professionally modify your Galaxy phone with Samsung’s Good Lock software. Know how to use it to take advantage. This guide will introduce you to Good Lock, walk you through the download process, and guide you on how to use the program to expertly configure your Samsung mobile. Let’s start.
What is Samsung Good Lock app?
You can customize the appearance and feel of your Galaxy mobile with the help of the Good Lock app, which was created by Samsung. You can utilize it to alter a variety of features, including the appearance of your home and lock screens, recent apps panel, clock face, and Quick Settings panel, among many other things.
The quantity and compatibility of its customization options are what set Good Lock apart from competing programs. The adjustments you make in the app feel very natural in One UI.
How to download Good Lock?
Good Lock can only be officially acquired from Samsung’s Galaxy Store, however, its availability is limited to the flagship Galaxy and select mid-range phones. The app is available on third-party platforms as well, however, you can get it officially only from the Galaxy Store, linked below.
- Download: Good Lock (Source: Galaxy Store)
Samsung Good Lock Guide
After you download and launch Good Lock, the app will display a list of distinct programs that you can download, like Home Up, LockStar, MultiStar, etc. Each module includes parameters to personalize a certain area of the software.
When you click a module’s download button, you are taken to the Galaxy Store to download its app. It makes the process more difficult, but on the plus side, you won’t have to use up storage space on modules you won’t use.
Install the apps you think will be useful, grant them access to your devices’ functions if required, and install. Good Lock currently features 15 modules, but as the app is upgraded to support new One UI versions, this number could vary in the future.
Samsung One Hand operation+ gets Widget Popup feature improvements
One Hand operation+ is one of the Good Lock modules that enables multiple swipe gestures to let you use your large screen device convinently with a single hand. A couple of months ago, Samsung One Hand operation+ received One UI 4.1.1 support that brought an excellent feature called Widget Popup, and now with the One UI 5.0 support, the feature is getting improved.
Earlier today, Samsung has begun rolling out a new update for the One Hand Operation+ application. The changelog for this update clearly mentions that it is getting One UI 5.0 (Android 13) support.
In the meantime, this update also improves the Samsung One Hand Operation+ Widgets Popup feature to further improve its stability and provide users with the best possible experience.
What’s Widget popup?
When turned on, the feature will let you open the select widgets in a popup view. You can set this gesture on any side of your screen at your convenience. When you swipe to open it, you will see a pop-up that shows the widgets that you will set on it.
You can add many widgets on the popup according to your choice. It also offers you different pages so you can add as many widgets as you want. Not only this, but you can also decide the side of your popup window.
Here’s how it looks at first glance:
How to enable Widgets popup feature:
- Head over to the Good Lock app.
- Enter the Family section and tap One Hand Operation+.
- Enable the toggle to use the gestures.
- Tap any of the handles you want Widgets popup on (Left, Right).
- You can select what feature you want to use when you swipe straight right, Diagonal up, or Diagonal down.
- You can also turn on Long swipe so you can use more shortcuts.
- Choose Widgets Pop-up.
- You can now use your selected swipe gesture to open widgets in a popup.
New Samsung Theme Park update adds ability to change All Apps icon
Good Lock is an excellent application for Galaxy users that has different modules to let them customize every part of their phone. Recently, the Samsung Theme Park module received a new update with build version 126.96.36.199 that brings the ability to change the All Apps icon.
With the Samsung Theme Park app, you can essentially change anything you’d like about the user interface, like the icons, quick settings colors, volume panel theme, and even the way your lock screen and recent apps menus look.
Previously, when you design and apply a theme to app icons, all apps including Samsung, Google, and other third-party adopt the theme. However, the All App icon button does not.
But this has been fixed with the latest Samsung Theme Park update as it now applies a theme to the App Apps icon too. Here’s the preview of old and new Theme Park versions –
How to theme All Apps icon:
- Head over to the Good Lock app.
- On the Family section, tap Theme Park.
- Select App icons.
- You can select the shape of the icons, colors, and icon boundary colors.
- Once done, install the theme by naming it.
- Now tap the installed theme and tap apply.
- The theme will be applied to all apps available on your phone including the All Apps icon button.