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My Samsung® Galaxy S® III by Steve Schwartz

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Customizing the Home Screen

The easiest and most obvious way to personalize the phone is to customize its Home screen. In fact, many of the Home screen customization options, such as changing the wallpaper, adding widgets, and adding shortcuts to your favorite apps, are what users do first with their new phones.

Selecting Wallpaper

The simplest way to customize the phone is to change its Home screen background (called wallpaper) by selecting an image that’s aesthetically pleasing, amusing, or touching. Wallpaper can be a static image or a live, moving image. The image you choose is applied to all Home screen pages.

1. On the Home screen, press the Menu key and tap Settings (or tap the Settings shortcut).

Wallpaper Shortcut

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