Home screen: HTC One S

Learn how to customize the home screen on the HTC One S.

 

 

 

 

Add widget or shortcut

 

To add a widget or shortcut to the Home screen, follow these steps:

 

  1. Touch and hold a vacant spot on any Home screen.
  2. Perform one of the following actions:
    • Add a widget
      1. If necessary, tap the Widgets tab.
      2. Scroll to and select the desired widget.Note: Vacant screen area must be large enough to fit widget.
    • Add an app
      1. Tap the Apps tab.
      2. Scroll to and select the desired application.
    • Add a shortcut
    1. Tap the Shortcuts tab
    2. Scroll to and select the desired shortcut.

 

 

Delete widget or shortcut

 

To delete a widget or shortcut from the Home screen, follow these steps:

 

  1. Touch and hold a widget, app, shortcut, or folder on any Home screen.
  2. Drag the widget, app, shortcut, or folder to Remove at the top of the screen.
  3. Release your finger.

 

 

Home screen wallpaper

 

To change the Home screen wallpaper picture, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. Tap Personalize.
  4. Tap the Display tab.
  5. Tap Wallpaper.
  6. Select one of the following options:
    • Gallery
      1. Navigate to and select the desired image.
      2. If desired, touch and slide the crop box to move it to the portion of the image you want.
      3. If desired, touch and slide the crop box frame to adjust sizing.
      4. Tap Save.
    • HTC wallpapers
      1. Scroll to the desired wallpaper image.
      2. If desired, select the wallpaper to see a preview.
      3. Tap Apply.
      4. Live wallpapers
      5. Scroll to the desired wallpaper image.
      6. If desired, select the wallpaper to see a preview.
      7. Tap Apply.

 

 

Lock screen wallpaper

 

To change the lock screen wallpaper picture, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to and tap Personalize.
  4. Tap the Display tab.
  5. Tap Lock screen style.
  6. Scroll to the desired image.
  7. If desired and available, tap Settings and adjust options.
  8. Tap Apply.