Home screen: Windows Phone 8X by HTC

Learn how to customize the home screen on the Windows Phone 8X by HTC.

 

 

 

 

Add a tile

 

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

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Touch and hold the application you want to add.
  3. Tap pin to start.

 

 

Delete a tile

 

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

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch and hold the tile you want to delete.
  2. When the Pin icon appears, release your finger from the screen.
  3. Tap the Pin icon to delete.

 

 

Home screen wallpaper

 

We're sorry, but changing the Home screen wallpaper is not available on this device.

     

     

    Lock screen wallpaper

     

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

     

    1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
    2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
    3. Tap lock screen.
    4. Under 'Background,' tap the choose background field.
    5. Select one of the following options:
      • photo
        1. Navigate to and select the desired image.
        2. When finished, tap the Check mark icon.
      • Bing
        • This makes the Bing home page your device's lock screen.
      • HTC
        1. Tap open app.
        2. Scroll to the desired app.
        3. Tap the Add icon.