How to Install GravityBox on Android Nougat

If you are a strong Android user, you must have definitely used the Xposed Framework and its extensive module list to customize your device. One such module is GravityBox. Probably one of the best Xposed Modules ever made, GravityBox offers loads of customization features under the hood that allow you to take full control of your device. Unfortunately GravityBox requires the Xposed Framework to run, which until recently was not available on Android Nougat devices. Now that Xposed has been ported to Android Nougat, GravityBox has also been updated to support Android Nougat. If your device is running Android Nougat and you want to install GravityBox to customize your device, read on as we discuss How to install GravityBox on your Android Nougat device.

Install GravityBox on Android Nougat

note: Before you start, make sure you have Xposed Framework installed on your device. For that, you can check our guide on how to install Xposed Framework on Android Nougat devices. Also note that GravityBox should work on AOSP or stock based ROMs. It may not be compatible with ROMs heavily modded by their manufacturers.

  • To get started, enable Unknown Sources on your device to allow third-party apps to be installed. To do this, open Android Settings and per “Security” choice. Once there, enable the toggle next to it “Unknown sources”.

  • Download GravityBox APK File for Android 7.0 Nougat here and install it.

Installing GravityBox

  • After installing the app, you will receive a notification from the Xposed Installer. “Xposed module not yet activated”. Tap on it to go to the modules section of Xposed and Check the checkbox next to GravityBox. After doing this, Restart your device To enable GravityBox.

Enable GravityBox Module

  • After your device restarts, open the GravityBox app and grant the necessary permissions To make the module work properly. You will also get a warning prompt saying that GravityBox should only be used on unmodified Android devices. Just tap on “Okay, I got it.” to continue.

GravityBox Permissions

  • And that’s it. GravityBox is now installed on your device. Go ahead and change your heart with the help of GravityBox.

About GravityBox

Using GravityBox in Android Nougat

GravityBox provides a host of features for the Android system otherwise found in custom ROMs. As such, the interface of GravityBox in Nougat is similar to its previous versions, keeping the same list design with lots of tweaks.

Gravity Box Tweaks

With the help of this module you can: Change your lock screen, status bar, navigation bar, display settings, search settings and much more. It also allows you to add Pie controls to your device and enable screen recording. While most of the features are the same as the Marshmallow version, here are the commit changes in the new Nougat release.

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Install GravityBox on Your Android Nougat Device

GravityBox is probably one of the most sought after modules for the Xposed Framework. Fortunately, it’s now ported to Android Nougat devices. If you’re a GravityBox fan and using a device that rocks Android Nougat, our guide will help you enjoy one of the best Xposed modules ever created on your device. Tell us about your favorite GravityBox tweak and why you love it in the comments section below.

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