Home screen: T-Mobile G-Slate

Learn how to customize the home screen on the T-Mobile G-Slate.

 

 

 

 

Add widget or shortcut

 

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

 

  1. Tap the Plus icon in the upper right corner of the screen.
    Note: You can also touch and hold a vacant spot on any Home screen until the customization screen displays.
  2. Tap one of the following options:
    1. Widgets
      • Tap Widgets.
      • Touch and drag the widget to the desired Home screen panel.
    2. Shortcuts
      • Tap App shortcuts.
      • Touch and drag the application icon to the desired Home screen panel to create a shortcut.
    3. Wallpapers
      • Tap Wallpapers.
      • Tap one of the following options:
        • Gallery
          • Locate and tap the image you want.
          • Touch inside the box and drag the box to the desired location.
          • Touch and drag the frame edges to resize the box.
          • Tap OK.
        • Live wallpapers
          • Scroll to and tap the image you want.
          • Tap Set wallpaper.
        • Wallpapers
          • Scroll to and tap the image you want.
    4. More
      • Tap the shortcut you want.

 

 

Delete widget or shortcut

 

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

 

  1. Touch and hold a widget or shortcut on any Home screen, until you hear a low sound or feel a mild vibration, which tells you that the item is ready to be moved.
  2. Drag the widget or shortcut to the Trash can icon in the upper right corner of the screen.
  3. When the item turns red, release your finger.

 

 

Home screen wallpaper

 

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

 

  1. On any Home screen, tap the Plus icon in the upper right corner of the screen.
    Note: You can also touch and hold a vacant spot on any Home screen until the customization screen displays.
  2. Tap Wallpapers.
  3. Tap one of the following options:
    1. Gallery
      • Locate and tap the image you want.
      • Touch inside the box and drag the box to the desired location.
      • Touch and drag the frame edges to resize the box.
      • Tap OK.
    2. Live wallpapers
      • Scroll to and tap the image you want.
      • Tap Set wallpaper.
    3. Wallpapers
      • Scroll to and tap the image you want.

 

 

Lock screen wallpaper

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.