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Application screen

The Application screen, which you open from the Homescreen, contains the applications that come pre-installed on your device as well as applications that you download.

Scr sony generic application screen

To view all applications on the Application screen

  1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
  2. Flick left or right on the Application screen.

To open an application from the Application screen

  • Flick left or right to find the application, then tap the application.

To Search for an Application from the Application Screen

  1. When the Application screen is open, tap Icn sony menu search.
  2. Enter the name of the application you want to search for.

To open the Application screen menu

  • When the Application screen is open, drag the left edge of the screen to the right.

To Move an Application on the Application Screen

  1. To open the Application screen menu, drag the left edge of the Application screen to the right.
  2. Make sure Custom order is selected under SHOW APPS.
  3. On the Application screen, touch and hold the application until it's selected, then drag it to the new location.

To Add an Application Shortcut to the Homescreen

  1. To open the Application screen menu, drag the left edge of the Application screen to the right.
  2. Make sure Custom order is selected under SHOW APPS.
  3. On the Application screen, touch and hold an application icon, then drag the icon to the top of the screen. The Homescreen opens.
  4. Drag the icon to the desired location on the Homescreen, then release your finger.

Tip

If Alphabetical or Most used is selected under SHOW APPS instead of Custom order, you can still add an application shortcut to the Homescreen. Just touch and hold the relevant application icon until the Homescreen opens, then drag the icon to the desired location and release your finger.

To arrange applications on the Application screen

  1. To open the Application screen menu, drag the left edge of the Application screen to the right.
  2. Select the desired option under SHOW APPS.

To Uninstall an Application from the Application Screen

  1. To open the Application screen menu, drag the left edge of the Application screen to the right.
  2. Tap UNINSTALL. All uninstallable applications are indicated by Icn sony home uninstall .
  3. Tap the application you want to uninstall, then tap OK.
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