How to Set Custom Apps and Games with Shortcut Keys on LG devices


The famous mobile phone manufacturer LG knows very well that in order to survive in the Android market, they need to offer something unique to its audience. LG always bring some new features in the market like the set of shortcuts on the rear side of their phones. These shortcuts are available on LG G5, LG G4 and some older devices and you can use those shortcuts to open Camera, QuickMemo+ and some other limited applications but wouldn’t you prefer to launch some custom applications with the help of shortcut keys?

Well, if your answer is “Yes” then you need follow our detailed guide. With the help of our guide you can launch your favorite apps and games with shortcut keys. So, if you are ready then let’s us proceed.

Download Key Plus for LG devices:

The Key Plus is a simple and easy to use application and it allows you to set your custom apps on shortcut keys. The Key Plus is compatible with LG G5, G4, G3, V10 and some older devices. The application doesn’t require any root access so if you’re on a stock firmware then there is no need to worry. You can install Key Plus easily. Here is the download link of the application.

key plus for lg devices

Download Key Plus for LG G5, G4, G3, V10 and older devices.


Configuring the App for Shortcut Keys on LG devices:

Now, it’s time to configure Key Plus for Shortcut keys on LG devices. The Key Plus is pretty easy to use and you can configure the key mapping the way you want. Unfortunately, if you are on Android 5.0 Lollipop then there will some hassle as you can’t configure the mapping for volume down button but the other keys such as Volume Up you can easily configure it. Moreover, you could also remove any shortcuts assigned on the keys and leave them blank. Once everything is configured, it’s time to use the new shortcuts on your device.

Here’s the demonstrative video of Key Plus:

If you have any questions, do let us know in the comments.