Floating Touch: Quickly Access Your Favorite Apps on Android

Are you looking for a simple way to get access to different applications and actions on your Android device? If you are an Android user, you must have heard about Floating notifications about Android that presents notification of any application in a floating style, something similar to Facebook chat heads. Today, we will share you with you another handy application that contains most commonly used switches and installed applications.

Floating Touch is a very handy application that helps users access their favorite applications without leaving the current application. Normally, you do have to go to your home screen and then look for the application. Floating touch presents the shortcuts on the same screen, without leaving the current application.


The icon floats over your screen with a link to some commonly used applications and actions that can be customized as well. You can easily customize the appearance of the icon, add any actions such as turn on GPS/Wifi or add a shortcut to any application you use. Upon tapping, it will display a round control center with the list of your shortcuts. Let’s take a deeper look at how this application works.

Navigate to Google Play Store from your device and install Floating Touch. Once installed, launch the application and you will notice a small, round, floating toggle residing on side of your screen, which can be places anywhere.


Open the application if you want to customize the floating icon. If you want, you can easily customize the appearance of the application panel as well as the color of the point (FT icon) from application settings. You can change panel colors, increase/decrease size of the point and much more.

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From the Custom tab in the application, you can manually add actions such as adjust brightness, turn on WiFi, rotation lock, etc. It even presents the list of all the installed apps on your device and allows users to create shortcuts.  However, there are a few actions that require users to root their device otherwise they won’t work.


Overall, it may not be a must have application for every Android user, but for those of you who are looking for a simple way to access their favorite apps quickly, they should give Floating touch a try. If you like the application, you can upgrade to Pro version to unlock more handy features. Feel free to share your thoughts.

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