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    Shortcuts and folders

    Use shortcuts and folders to manage your applications and keep your Home screen tidy.

    Shortcuts and folders overview

    Image of shortcuts and folders

    1 Access an application using a shortcut
    2 Access a folder containing applications

    To move an item on the Home screen

    • Touch and hold the item until the device vibrates, then drag the item to the new location. When you drag the item all the way to the right, a new pane is added to the Home screen.

    To remove an item from the Home screen

    • Touch and hold the item until the device vibrates, then drag the item to Remove. Panes that do not contain any items are automatically removed.

    To create a folder on the Home screen

    • Touch and hold an application icon or a shortcut until the device vibrates, then drag and drop it on top of another application icon or shortcut.

    To add items to a folder on the Home screen

    • Touch and hold an item until the device vibrates, then drag the item to the folder.

    To rename a folder on the Home screen

    1. Tap the folder to open it.
    2. Tap the folder’s title bar to show a text entry field.
    3. Enter the new folder name.
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