provide quiet hours API
Dear Dev Team!
Please provide an API for quiet hours in Windows 10 (mobile) where developers can set the quiet hours parameters from foreground and background.
Please add more APIs which can be used for system automation. This suggestion is more or less a summary of different suggestions which have some of those ideas.
APIs I could think a good use of:
- Changing the system theme to light/dark
- Changing the system and media volume
- Changing the vibration status to vibrate/no vibrate
- Toggling mobile data on/off
- Toggling mobile hotspot
- Toggling GPS on/off
- Setting a ringtone
- Changing the system display brightness
- Toggling quiet hours
- Toggling battery saver
- Toggline rotation lock
You see, there are many possibilities. I already have an app which uses the current available APIs to automate some things and having more things to automate would make it even more useful which then means attracting more users to the platform and thus attracting more developers to provide apps.
Please consider those things
George A. Roberts IV commented
In Windows Phone 8.1, Cortana had the ability to automatically turn on Quiet Hours when the user's calendar showed them as busy. This feature was removed when Windows 10 was released and has not made its way back yet.
If there were APIs to read and set Quiet Hours then a third party app could allow users to automatically turn on Quiet Hours during busy times or other valuable scenarios.