When the Android Marshmallow was rolled on; the users got excited about the Quick Settings tiles if an API was installed. But it needed a real tough workout to do so and many Android device manufacturers willfully disabled that feature in their phones. But now Android has officially given an API which lets all the apps in the new 7.0 Android Nougat phones to find a place in the Quick Settings tiles. This has created interest not only among the users but also among the Android app developers too and they are coming up with more and more such apps which can be featured in the Quick Settings Tiles.
The reason behind developers’ enthusiastic approach is that in iOS too one can find many such apps in its Control Center and one such app is the Calculator app. Calculator app comes as a basic functionary for any smartphone user because it can be needed at any point of time on a given day. So, let us know how you can add a calculator app on your Nougat enabled Android device’s Quick Settings Menu.
How to Add Calculator App on Your Android Nougat’s Quick Settings Menu
Step #1. Install Quick Settings Calculator App from Google Play Store.
Step #2. You need not to even open the app once it is downloaded, just swipe down the twice from the top of your screen to expand the Quick Settings menu and tap on “Edit” at the bottom right corner.
Step #3. At the bottom right corner of your screen, you will find your QS Calculator app tile. Just long press the tile and drag it up into the dark gray area at the top of the list and drop it just there.
Note: If you have added this tile in the top five slots, then you can even access this app from the notifications tray only.
Using the QS Calc from the notification tray is even simple. Just follow the tips given below.
- Tap on QS CALC tray which will bring up the keyboard.
- Just type the math problem you want to solve. Use * (asterisk) for multiplication and / (slash) for the division along with + and – buttons. Just tap the forward arrow to get the results.
- You can even copy the number to your clipboard.
This is it! Isn’t it so simple to get Calculator on your Notification Tray of your Android Nougat phone? Do let us know your experience with this app on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus. You may also give your feedback in comments section given below.