Microsoft Lumia 950

Microsoft Lumia 950

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.

Step 1 of 16

Select background image

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

Step 2 of 16

Select background image

Press All settings.

Step 3 of 16

Select background image

Press Personalisation.

Step 4 of 16

Select background image

Press Start.

Step 5 of 16

Select background image

Press Browse and go to the required folder.

Step 6 of 16

Select background image

Press the required picture.

Step 7 of 16

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.
Step 8 of 16

Add shortcut to the home screen

Slide your finger left starting from the right side of the screen.

Step 9 of 16

Add shortcut to the home screen

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

Step 10 of 16

Add shortcut to the home screen

Press Pin to Start.

Step 11 of 16

Move home screen shortcut

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

Step 12 of 16

Move home screen shortcut

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

Step 13 of 16

Move home screen shortcut

Press the Home key.

Step 14 of 16

Remove home screen shortcut

Press and hold the required app.

Step 15 of 16

Remove home screen shortcut

Press the remove shortcut icon.

Step 16 of 16

Remove home screen shortcut

Press the Home key.

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. Add shortcut to the home screen

Slide your finger left starting from the right side of the screen.
Press and hold the required app until a pop-up menu is displayed.
Press Pin to Start.

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. Remove home screen shortcut

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