Ever wanted to know who has tried snooping into your phone while you were away. Your friends or family member might have tried to unlock your phone while you are away.
Hidden Eye is a simple app with no frills that will photograph the person when they try to unlock your phone. You can set it to sound your default ringtone when a user tries to unlock your phone without your knowledge.
Sync with Dropbox:
All the images that are captured is stored in "HiddenEye" folder within the DCIM folder on your phone. If you have configured Dropbox to sync your Photos folder, then Hiddeneye pictures will also be synced with your dropbox account.
Worried that your phone does not have front camera. With HiddenEye, now you can know the someone has tried to snoop into your phone. You can also trigger sound if someone is trying to unlock your phone with wrong password thrice. You will see a place holder image instead of a real picture. If you have a front camera, then you will see the real picture of the intruder.
Once you unlock your phone, you will be shown the photographs of the people who tried unlocking your phone in your absence. Sounds interesting ! Try it and let us know if you have any suggestion to improve it further.
How to use ?
* Install and launch the app "HiddenEye"
* Set the Security Status to ON. HiddenEye will prompt you allow it to run as device admin to detect failed password attempts and to photograph the user.
* Activate the device admin for Hidden Eye and thats it. You are now ready for the action.
Note: Make sure that your phone has a front camera and you have enabled screen lock security.
How to uninstall ?
* Launch Hidden Eye and set the Security Status to "OFF"
* Uninstall the app
Clicking "Delete" on the app will delete all photos except last 6 pictures. This will NOT delete photos from the captured images stored in your album. You will have to delete it separately.
CAMERA = Uses the front camera to picture the intruder.
VIBRATE = Notification Alert generated when wrong password is entered.
INTERNET, ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE = Needs to display Ads on the app. App still works without internet.
WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE:Store captured images on the phone, so that its available for you to sync to Dropbox.