How to Add App Shortcuts to the Android Quick Settings Panel. Android is a mobile operating system based on a modified version of the Linux kernel and other open source software, designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices s
uch as smartphones and tablets. Android is developed by a consortium of developers known as the Open Handset Alliance and commercially sponsored by Google. It was unveiled in November 2007, with the first commercial Android device, the HTC Dream, being launched in September 2008.
Here is How to Add App Shortcuts to the Android Quick Settings Panel
- Launch the Tile Shortcuts app on your Android phone.
- Click on the + button in the Inactive tiles section.
- Under Tile Type, tap App
- Select an app from the list shown. You can edit this name, but take note of the name. The default name is Tile 1.
- You can also tap on the Advanced Edit button to further customize your app shortcut.
- Now swipe down from the top of your screen to access the Quick Settings panel on your Android phone.
- Scroll right and tap on Edit or the pencil icon depending on your phone’s make.
- Press and hold the newly created tile (like Tile 1, in this case)
- Drag it into the active upper part of your screen.
- Tap Done.
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