How to change home screen grid size android

Do you want to adjust or change home screen grid size android phone? When i update lollipop (5.1.1) to marshmallow (android 6.0), my device home screen add new option of “Screen grid”. Using this home screen grid option, you can set grid size as 4×4, 4×5 and 5×5 on your android phone. This grid size set apps screen layout will be changed with match the home screen layout and home screen apps size will be change.

It’s easy to set home screen grid size android lollipop (5.1.1) and other latest device. You can customize grid size or icon and make your device screen apps big or small whatever you mos like. Below you can see two methods to change home screen grid size android phone such as Samsung galaxy S6 & S6 edge, Galaxy S7 & S7 edge, Galaxy J7 & J5 (marshmallow), LG G5, Motorola droid etc.


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Complete guide of: How to change home screen grid size android marshmallow (android 6.0)

Method 1: Using home screen set grid size android

Step 1: “Pinch out” your device home screen

You can see the below home screen on your device

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Step 2: Click on “Screen grid

You can see the three different home screen grid size including 4×4, 4×5 and 5×5. By default 5×5 grid size set. You can see the below screen.

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Step 3:  Tap any one from the above given options

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Step 4: Click on “Apply

That’s it. Change apps icon size and layout on your android mobile.

Method 2: Using “Phone settings” change home screen grid size android

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Step 1: Open “Apps” app on your device from home screen

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Step 2: Tap on “Settings” app.

You can see various options on screen.

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Step 3: Scroll down until see home screen and tap on “Home screen

Now follow steps 2 to 4 of method 1 on your android device. That’s it.

Did you find above process to change home screen grid size android phone helpful? If you have facing any problems implementing this please let us know on below comment box. Feel free to share this trick with your friends on social network.

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