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Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge: How to Add or Remove Apps Shortcuts in Home Screen in Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge has some features that can be used to help you quickly access your favourite apps, one of which is by letting you add shortcuts to those apps in home screen. It will save you more time because you don't have to go to apps screen to find your favourite apps each time you want to use them, especially if you have a lot of apps. When needed, you can also remove unused or unwanted apps shortcuts from your home screen.


How to add an app shortcut to home screen?
As the example, we'll add a shortcut to the Memo app to home screen by using the following steps:
  1. On the home screen, tap Apps to go to the apps screen.
  2. If needed, swipe the screen to the left or right to find the Memo app.
  3. Tap and hold the Memo app icon from the apps screen and then drag it to an empty area on the home screen.
  4. A shortcut to the Memo app has been added on the home screen. As a note, you can add more home screen panels so you can add more items on your home screen.


How to remove an app shortcut to home screen?
As the example, we'll remove a shortcut to the Memo app from the home screen by using the following steps:
  1. Go to the home screen panel where the Memo app shortcut is placed in.
  2. Tap and hold the Memo app shortcut and then drag it to the Trash can icon at the top of the screen.
  3. The Memo app shortcut has been removed from the home screen.

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