Those that have purchased the new iPhone may be wondering how to move app icons on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Since the new iPhone comes with iOS 10 preinstalled, it might be confusing to some that they can’t move apps around like normal when tap and holding on the app.
Some people want to be able to move app icons around on the home screen make their smartphone more personable, while others want to be able to organize different apps by categories. For those that can’t figure out how to move icons around on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, we’ll explain how you can do this below.
How to move app icons on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus home screen:
- Turn on your smartphone.
- Go to the app you want to move and press and hold down in the middle of the app (make sure not to press to hard or you’ll see a menu option for that app show up)
- When you see the apps start to move/jump around, then drag that app to the location you want it to show up.
It’s important to note that if you don’t tap and press the app with the correct amount of force, you won’t be able to move the app icon to a new location. You should lightly press and hold until you see the apps shaking around. After you follow the steps above, you’ll be able to move icons around on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.