Sony Xperia Z5

Sony Xperia Z5

Android 5.1.1

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 18

Select background image

Press and hold anywhere on the screen until a pop-up menu is displayed.

Step 2 of 18

Select background image

Press Wallpapers.

Step 3 of 18

Select background image

Press Album.

Step 4 of 18

Select background image

Press the required picture.

Step 5 of 18

Select background image

Drag the frame to the required position to select the required detail and press SAVE.

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 6 of 18

Select theme

Press and hold anywhere on the screen until a pop-up menu is displayed.

Step 7 of 18

Select theme

Press Themes.

Step 8 of 18

Select theme

Press the required theme.

Step 9 of 18

Select theme

Press the confirm icon.

Step 10 of 18

Select theme

Press OK.

Step 11 of 18

Add shortcut to the home screen

Press and hold anywhere on the screen until a pop-up menu is displayed.

Step 12 of 18

Add shortcut to the home screen

Press Widgets & Apps.

Step 13 of 18

Add shortcut to the home screen

Press Apps.

Step 14 of 18

Add shortcut to the home screen

Press and drag the required shortcut to the required home screen.

Step 15 of 18

Add shortcut to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

Step 16 of 18

Move home screen shortcut

Press and hold the required shortcut. Drag the shortcut to the required position on the home screen.

Step 17 of 18

Remove home screen shortcut

Press and hold the required shortcut.

Step 18 of 18

Remove home screen shortcut

Drag the shortcut to Remove from Home screen.

1. Select background image

Press and hold anywhere on the screen until a pop-up menu is displayed.
Press Wallpapers.
Press Album.
Press the required picture.
Drag the frame to the required position to select the required detail and press SAVE.
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. Select theme

Press and hold anywhere on the screen until a pop-up menu is displayed.
Press Themes.
Press the required theme.
Press the confirm icon.
Press OK.

3. Add shortcut to the home screen

Press and hold anywhere on the screen until a pop-up menu is displayed.
Press Widgets & Apps.
Press Apps.
Press and drag the required shortcut to the required home screen.
Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

4. Move home screen shortcut

Press and hold the required shortcut. Drag the shortcut to the required position on the home screen.

5. Remove home screen shortcut

Press and hold the required shortcut.
Drag the shortcut to Remove from Home screen.