Toddler Lock version history

  • fixed silent crash after installing
  • fixed notification frequency bug

Version 2.7.9
  • fixes for Android 4.0 and higher
  • improved tablet compatibility
  • improved compatibility for devices that lack WiFi and GPS

Version 2.7.8
  • fixed crash introduced in 2.7.6
  • fixed typos
  • new Chinese translation

Version 2.7.6
  • fixed battery drain when screen turned off
  • fixed a few user reported crashes
  • fixed memory leak
  • increased robustness
  • worked around nonstandard keyguard handling on some devices

Version 2.7.5
  • declared support for extra large screens (tablets), to avoid triggering Android 3.2's broken compatibility mode
  • fixed a few user reported crashes

Version 2.7.4
  • fixed issue where exiting the app needed only 3 taps instead of 4
  • increased robustness
  • easier installation flow

Version 2.7.3
  • Fix several user reported crashes

Version 2.7.2
  • Fix multi touch detection on Cupcake, Donut and certain Samsung phones
  • Fix issue with shape color cycling

Version 2.7.1
  • Fix for re-enabling wifi after running in airplane mode
  • Fixed a crash on exit

Version 2.7
  • Multi touch support
  • Performance optimizations

Version 2.6.5
  • Better support for Samsung phones, including Epic 4G and other Galaxy S phones

Version 2.6.4
  • Updated list of known broken Samsung phones
  • Some improvements for HTC Evo

Version 2.6.3
  • Fix to work with latest HTC Evo

Version 2.6.2
  • added the Samsung Fascinate to the list of broken phones

Version 2.6.1
  • added a check for Samsung phones that are known to be broken, and refuse to run on those

Version 2.6
  • re-enabled Toddler Lock for Samsung phones (since it works on some of them), but added a warning

Version 2.5
  • disabled Toddler Lock on all Samsung phones

Version 2.4
  • more changes to make life easier for Sprint/HTC Evo 4G and Samsung Galaxy S users.

Version 2.3
  • work around various bugs in Sprint/HTC EVO 4G software that stopped sound after a while and prevented Toddler Lock from launching properly on HTC's version of Android 2.2/Froyo.

    Version 2.2

    • added support for Android 2.2 (Froyo)
    • fixed a problem that could cause the home screen to briefly be accessible after turning the screen off and on
    • made it easier to clear defaults when needed

    Version 2.0
    • support for high density displays, for a crisper look on phones like the Motorola Droid and Nexus One
    • workaround for bug in Android 2.1 update 1
    • error reporting improvements

    Version 1.99:
    • fixed a crash that several users reported via the new error reporter

    Version 1.98:
    • added crash reporting mechanism
    • worked around a bug in Android that would incorrectly cause it to claim Toddler Lock crashed

    Version 1.97:
    • fixed problem that could cause Toddler Lock to not exit cleanly after a reboot on phones running Android release 1.6 or earlier.
    • added a screen that explains how to restore the default home setting if needed

    Version 1.96:
    • changed shutdown process so that pressing 'home' immediately after pressing the 'quit' button does not relaunch Toddler Lock

    Version 1.95:
    • made long press on home safer
    • slightly rearranged the settings/exit screen

    (no history available for earlier versions)