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Tuesday, 15 January 2013

How to create application shortcuts in Windows Phone

Well almost everyone knows how to create a desktop shortcut in Windows Desktop OS, but Windows Phone OS is new one, and most of us don't know how to create shortcut for a Windows Phone application unless you have hands on experience with Windows Phone.

What is shortcut in Windows Phone?

In Windows Desktop OS we used the word Send to Desktop (create shortcut) or Pin to start menu, but in Windows Phone we call it 'pin to start, created shortcuts are called: live tiles.

How to create application shortcuts in Windows Phone?

1. First unlock the phone.
2. Now either slide right or press (->) icon to access Windows Phone applications list. This list will not show you games application.
3. Now Tap on an application which you want to create shortcut and then choose 'pin to start' option.
4. Now either slide left or press (<-) icon to access Windows Phone main menu (Windows Phone desktop) and then go to the bottom of the screen to access the application shortcut in the form of live tile.

How to delete shortcuts in Windows Phone?
1. First unlock the phone.
2. Tap the 'Live tile' (shortcut) application which you want to remove and press the 'clip type' icon to remove the shortcut from main menu of your phone.

How to rearrange shortcuts in Windows Phone?
1. First unlock the phone.
2. Tap the 'Live tile' (shortcut) application which you want to rearrange and then move the selected live tiles, once you find the right place for the live tile, untap it and tap the main screen. This will change the live tile location.

Do you have difficulty in creating shortcut, deleting shortcut, or rearranging it, please don't hesitate to leave us a comment. We are happy to help you.

Applies To: Windows 7, Windows 7.8, Windows 8

Author : pankaj gopal // 14:50
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