An update for Nova Launcher Beta is headed out lately on Google Play, bringing the glance of Google’s newest App Shortcuts (pictured above) function to all Nova customers. Moreover, the developer additionally lists a backport of a few Android 7.1 launcher shortcuts to Android 5.1 and 6.0, in addition to an way to show climate in the Google Search bar.
Presently, whilst the UI exchange will make it seem that you've got App Shortcuts, the function continues to be other from what you could see on a Pixel software operating Google’s newest device. As an example, for those who lengthy press at the Digital camera app, you gained’t see a shortcut to snap a selfie. As an alternative, all lengthy presses will pull up Nova’s edit function, in addition to take away, app information, and an uninstall button. A couple of screenshot examples of what to anticipate have been positioned under.
To put the present climate in your Google Search bar, pass into Nova Settings, then make a selection “Desktop.” From right here, faucet on “Search Bar Taste.” On the very backside, you are going to see a button to allow the elements. In fact, the quest bar continues to be customizable to any taste you select.
To obtain, you'll want to’re opted in for the beta via following the hyperlink under, then obtain it.
Update: At the Pixel units we use, the shortcuts don't paintings for apps. On the other hand, on different units, the app shortcuts would possibly paintings simply nice. Tell us in the feedback in case your tool is supporting Nova Launcher’s model of App Shortcuts.