How to create folders for apps on the Home screen of your Android phone

You can put apps into folders on your Android phone to tidy up your Home screen and make it easier to find the apps you want. You can create folders for apps covering similar subjects – e.g. one for productivity apps, one for entertainment apps; etc.

We’ll show you how…

1) Drag one app over another.

2) A folder is created, and the app is added to the folder. Tap Folder name and give the folder a name.









3) Tap on the + button to add more items to the folder.

4) Tap on the required apps to select them for adding to the folder.

5) To remove an app from a folder, press and hold on it and drag it out of the folder onto a Home screen.


Get more tips on how to make the best use of using your Android Phone in Android Phones for Seniors in easy steps, 3rd edition (covers all Android phones using Android version 10).


192 pages
By Nick Vandome
ISBN: 9781840789423