Solved

Alphabetize home screen apps on Android

Posted on 2014-04-10
7
551 Views
Last Modified: 2014-04-20
Instead of dragging and dropping app folders on the home screen as folders are always changing, is there a way to auto alphabetize folder apps on the home screen?
0
Comment
Question by:turbojournal
  • 4
  • 3
7 Comments
 
LVL 52

Expert Comment

by:Scott Fell, EE MVE
ID: 39993346
+1 your question!  

Be the guinea pig and let me know how this works https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.utility.autoapporganizer
0
 

Author Comment

by:turbojournal
ID: 39995905
Thanks. Seems like the organize apps are manual and haven't been updated in more than a year. If you find a newer one, let me know.
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
turbojournal earned 0 total points
ID: 39996711
Tested a couple of other apps and they're all basically taking the same amount of time to set up as if I had just manually organized them. If anyone has any other apps they know of let me know.

The app really needs to be where you just open it and it detects the type of apps you have and drops them into folders on the home screen.
0
Free Tool: IP Lookup

Get more info about an IP address or domain name, such as organization, abuse contacts and geolocation.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

 
LVL 52

Expert Comment

by:Scott Fell, EE MVE
ID: 39996918
Yea, I have not found anything either and on my last android I kept up with keeping things organized.

Sometimes the answer is there is no real answer and this may be one of those times.
0
 
LVL 52

Expert Comment

by:Scott Fell, EE MVE
ID: 40003820
turbojournal, like I said, sometimes the answer is there is no answer and this is for sure one of those times.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:turbojournal
ID: 40011183
Still not possible in simplified ways from a third party app.
0
 
LVL 52

Expert Comment

by:Scott Fell, EE MVE
ID: 40011320
>Still not possible in simplified ways from a third party app.

And the answer given that it can't be done is correct http:Q_28410167.html#a40003820  I wish there was a way.
0

Featured Post

Networking for the Cloud Era

Join Microsoft and Riverbed for a discussion and demonstration of enhancements to SteelConnect:
-One-click orchestration and cloud connectivity in Azure environments
-Tight integration of SD-WAN and WAN optimization capabilities
-Scalability and resiliency equal to a data center

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Let Bitmoji into your life. Now is the time to learn a new language of smartphone messaging with this brief introduction.
Here, we have shared an easy step by step tutorial on how to download instagram images and videos on PC, Android Mobile and iOS mobile.
This video is in connection to the article "The case of a missing mobile phone (https://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/28474/The-Case-of-a-Missing-Mobile-Phone.html)". It will help one to understand clearly the steps to track a lost android phone.
This video demonstrates how to sync Microsoft Exchange Public Folders with smartphones using CodeTwo Exchange Sync and Exchange ActiveSync. To learn more about CodeTwo Exchange Sync and download the free trial, go to: http://www.codetwo.com/excha…

828 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question