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Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge: How to Create Folder in Home Screen or Apps Screen in Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

If you have added a lot of apps shortcuts on home screen in your Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge or installed a lot of apps, you can make the way you access and launch apps with more quickly by creating a folder in the home screen or apps screen to gather similar apps in a single place. It will also can be used to simplify your home screen and apps screen as well as let you use another empty area to display more apps without you have to add more panels in home screen or use new pages in apps screen.


How to create a folder in the home screen?
You can do so by using the following steps:
  1. Go to the required home screen panel where you want to create a new folder in.
  2. Tap and hold an app shortcut and then drag it over another app shortcut.
  3. Release the app shortcut when a folder frame appears around the selected app shortcuts. A new folder contains with the selected apps shortcuts has been created.
  4. When needed, you can give a name for the folder by entering the desired name in the Enter folder name field and then tap Done button.
  5. When needed, you can change the background colour of the folder by tapping and then select the required colour you want to use.
  6. Press the Home button to view the folder.

How to create a folder in the apps screen?
You can do so by using the following steps:
  1. On the home screen, tap Apps at the bottom right corner to go to the apps screen.
  2. Tap Edit button at the top right to edit the apps screen.
  3. Tap and hold an app and then drag it over another app.
  4. Release the app when a folder frame appears around the apps. A new folder contains with the selected apps has been created.
  5. When needed, you can give a name for the folder by entering the desired name in the Enter folder name field and then tap Done button.
  6. When needed, you can change the background colour of the folder by tapping and then select the required colour you want to use.
  7. Tap Done button at the top right to save the changes.

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