Article ID : 00015066 / Last Modified : 10/25/2018

Remove an App Shortcut or Widget from the Home Screen of Your Xperia Tablet

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Follow these steps or watch the video below on how to remove an app shortcut or widget from the homescreen of your Xperia™ tablet:

  1. On the desktop of your tablet, tap the Home Icon icon.
  2. Tap and hold the app shortcut or widget icon that you want to remove.
    • The icon appearance changes slightly and a Remove icon appears on the upper right corner.

      Tap and hold

  3. Drag it to the Remove icon.
    • The app shortcut or widget icon and the Remove icon turn red.

      Drag icon

  4. Lift your finger to delete the app shortcut or widget icon.