Microsoft Lumia 550

Microsoft Lumia 550

Windows Phone 10.0

Personalise your phone's home screen

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You can change many home screen settings, such as the background image.

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1. Select background image

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.

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1. Select background image

Press All settings.

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1. Select background image

Press Personalisation.

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1. Select background image

Press Start.

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1. Select background image

Press Browse and go to the required folder.

Step 6 of 15

1. Select background image

Press the required picture.

Step 7 of 15

1. Select background image

Drag the frame to the required position and press the confirm icon.

If you select a picture you've taken with the phone camera, follow the instructions on the screen to crop the picture to make it fit the home screen.
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2. Add shortcut to the home screen

Press and hold the required app until a pop-up menu is displayed.

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2. Add shortcut to the home screen

Press Pin to Start.

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3. Move home screen shortcut

Press and hold the required app until a pop-up menu is displayed.

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3. Move home screen shortcut

Drag the required app to the required position on the home screen.

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3. Move home screen shortcut

Press the Home key.

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4. Remove home screen shortcut

Press and hold the required app.

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4. Remove home screen shortcut

Press the remove shortcut icon.

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4. Remove home screen shortcut

Press the Home key.

1. 1. Select background image

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.
Press All settings.
Press Personalisation.
Press Start.
Press Browse and go to the required folder.
Press the required picture.
Drag the frame to the required position and press the confirm icon.
If you select a picture you've taken with the phone camera, follow the instructions on the screen to crop the picture to make it fit the home screen.

2. 2. Add shortcut to the home screen

Press and hold the required app until a pop-up menu is displayed.
Press Pin to Start.

3. 3. Move home screen shortcut

Press and hold the required app until a pop-up menu is displayed.
Drag the required app to the required position on the home screen.
Press the Home key.

4. 4. Remove home screen shortcut

Press and hold the required app.
Press the remove shortcut icon.
Press the Home key.