Using Apps

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The Apps list displays all preloaded apps and apps that you downloaded. You can uninstall, disable, or hide apps from view.

 

Access Apps

You can access and launch all applications from the Apps list.

 

1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps.

 

2. Tap an app’s shortcut to launch it.

 

• To return to the main Home screen, tap  Home.

 

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Add an Apps Shortcut

In addition to swiping to access apps, you can add an Apps button to the Home screen.

 

1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps.

 

2. Tap More options > Settings > Apps button.

 

3. Tap Show Apps button.

 

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Download and Install New Apps

Find new apps to download and install on your device.

 

Play Store: Download new apps from the Google Play store. Visit play.google.com/store/apps to learn more.

 

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Uninstall Apps

You can uninstall or disable apps you download and install.

 

• Preloaded apps cannot be uninstalled.

• Apps that are disabled are turned off and hidden from view.

 

To uninstall an app:

 

1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps.

 

2. Touch and hold an app to open the options menu.

 

3. Tap Uninstall and confirm when prompted.

 

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Organize Apps

 

Arrange the Order

App shortcuts can be listed alphabetically or in your own custom order.

 

To change the order apps are listed:

 

1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps.

 

2. Touch and hold an app shortcut or folder, and then drag it to a new location.

 

To alphabetize your apps:

 

1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps.

 

2. Tap  More options > Sort.

 

3. Tap Alphabetical order.

 

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Use Folders

You can organize App shortcuts in a folder on an Apps list screen.

 

1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps.

 

2. Touch and hold an app shortcut, and then drag it on top of another app shortcut until a highlighted box is displayed.

 

3. Release the app shortcut to create the folder.

 

Enter folder name: Name the folder.

 

Palette: Change the folder color.

 

Add apps: Place more apps in the folder. Tap apps to select them, and then tap Add.

 

4. Tap anywhere outside of the folder to close it.

 

To launch apps in a folder:

 

► Tap a folder, and then tap an app shortcut to launch it.

 

To delete a folder:

 

1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps.

 

2. Touch and hold a folder to delete, and then tap Delete. Confirm when prompted.

 

To add a folder to a Home screen:

 

1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps.

 

2. Touch and hold a folder, and then drag it to the top or bottom of the screen to move it to a Home screen.

 

3. Drag the app shortcut to the desired location, and then release it.

 

 

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