Useful Rules

Since AutomateIt was published, lots of great ideas for rules that can be created with the app flow to our support team and  thought it would be a good  idea to share it so you can get the most out of this application.
Here is just a short list to get you started. If you want to see more rules, visit the Rules Market.

Where are you ??? by AutomateIt team
Use this rule to send a reply SMS with the phone location to the person asked "where r u". This rule is only supported for version 3/4.0.55 (released on March 12) or later versions
(1822 Downloads)

Bluetooth on sound by AutomateIt team
Play a sound to notify Bluetooth was turned on. After downloading the rule you need to select the sound to play
(81 Downloads)

Bluetooth off sound by AutomateIt team
Play a sound to notify Bluetooth was turned off. After downloading the rule you need to select the sound to play
(35 Downloads)

Bluetooth on when connected to charger by AutomateIt team
This rule can be used to activate Bluetooth when connecting to charger in your car
(109 Downloads)

Bluetooth off when disconnected from charger by AutomateIt team
Turn off Bluetooth when disconnected from charger
(56 Downloads)

Unmute by SMS by AutomateIt team
Ever forgot your device but couldn't hear it ring because you left it on silent? This rule allows you to unmute by sending your device an "unmute" sms.
(4391 Downloads)

Low battery warning by AutomateIt team
Show notification when battery level is below 35%
(18 Downloads)

Play sound on incoming call from specific contact by AutomateIt team
After downloading this rule you need to select the contact from your personal contacts and the sound to play
(264 Downloads)

Turn off WiFi at night by AutomateIt team
Use this rule to conserve battery power at night when WiFi is not in use
(267 Downloads)

Quiet at night by AutomateIt team
Switch to silent mode every day at 22:00
(222 Downloads)

Normal sound mode at morning by AutomateIt team
Turned your device to silent at night and at noon time you realized no calls comes in? This simple rule will set your sound mode to normal every morning so it want happen again.
(2362 Downloads)

Vibrate on outgoing call by AutomateIt team
This rule provides you with haptic feedback on outgoing calls to prevent unwanted calls
(1702 Downloads)

Start Pandora when headset plugged by AutomateIt team
Automatically starts Pandora when I plugin my headset
(204 Downloads)

Lower volume when headset plugged by AutomateIt team
Lower the music stream volume to 70% when plugging in your headsets
(13 Downloads)

Max volume when headset unplugged by AutomateIt team
Set the music stream volume to 100% when unplugging your headsets
(12 Downloads)

Turn on GPS when Maps app is launched by AutomateIt team
Enable/Disable GPS Action is only supported for devices running Android version prior to 2.3 and all rooted devices
(479 Downloads)

Turn off GPS when Maps app deactivated by AutomateIt team
Enable/Disable GPS Action is only supported for devices running Android version prior to 2.3 and all rooted devices
(211 Downloads)

Advanced Rules

Since there are several features that are only available on the Pro version, the following rules can only be defined using these advanced features (all these features can be unlocked when using the free version):

Car or power connected by AutomateIt team
Perform a set of actions when connected to a specific Bluetooth device (Such as your car) or when charging. After downloading this rule you need to select the Bluetooth device that will be used to launch it (Bluetooth needs to be turned on for a list of paired devices to be available)
(441 Downloads)

Car or power disconnected by AutomateIt team
Perform a set of actions when disconnected from a specific Bluetooth device (Such as your car) or when diconnected from charger. After downloading this rule you need to select the Bluetooth device that will be used to launch it (Bluetooth needs to be turned on for a list of paired devices to be available). The rule uses a delay of one minute so in case the device reconnects to another Bluetooth device or to a charger, the actions will not be executed
(538 Downloads)

Quiet at night when screen is off by AutomateIt team
This rule allows you to auto silent your phone at night unless you are still working on your device after 22:00
(1290 Downloads)

Vibrate mode during meetings by AutomateIt team
Automatically switch to vibrate mode when a meeting on your calendar starts
(72 Downloads)

Normal sound mode when meeting ends by AutomateIt team
Automatically switch to normal sound mode when a meeting on your calendar ends
(42 Downloads)

The following set or rules needs to be downloaded together:

Speaker on when far from ear during call by AutomateIt team
Automatically turn on speakerphone when you move the phone away from your face during a call
(575 Downloads)

Speaker off when near ear during call by AutomateIt team
Automatically turn off speakerphone when you hold the phone close to your face during a call
(358 Downloads)

Enable auto speakers rules when call starts by AutomateIt team
Enable rules to automatically turn on/off the speakerphone during a call. This rule is used to conserve battery and only enables these rules when a call starts so it will not constantly sample the proximity sensor
(196 Downloads)

Disable auto speakers rules when call ends by AutomateIt team
disable rules to automatically turn on/off the speakerphone during a call. This rule is used to conserve battery disables these rules when a call ends so it will not constantly sample the proximity sensor
(135 Downloads)

If you have other rules that you think could be very useful to others, please share them by uploading to AutomateIt Rules Market (See here how).