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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.

    Application screen of Sony smartphone

    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

    • When the Application screen is open, flick left or right to find the application, and then tap the application.

    To Search for an Application from the Application Screen

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

    To Open the Application Screen Menu

    • When the Application screen is open, tap Icn sony key menu.

    To Move an Application on the Application Screen

    1. When the Application screen is open, tap Icn sony key menu.
    2. Make sure Own order is selected under Sort apps.
    3. Touch and hold the application until the device vibrates, and then drag it to the new location.

    To Add an Application Shortcut to the Homescreen

    1. On the Application screen, touch and hold an application icon until the device vibrates, and then drag the icon to the top of the screen. The Homescreen opens.
    2. Drag the icon to the desired location on the Homescreen, then release it.

    To Arrange Applications on the Application Screen

    1. When the Application screen is open, tap Icn sony key menu.
    2. Tap Sort apps, then select an option.

    To Uninstall an Application from the Application Screen

    1. Touch and hold any area on the Application screen until the device vibrates. All applications that can be uninstalled are then indicated by Icn sony home uninstall.
    2. Select the application you want to uninstall, and then tap Delete.

    Note

    Some apps indicated by Icn sony home uninstall can only be disabled and not uninstalled. Disabling an app deletes all data, but the app can be enabled again from Settings > Apps.

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