How to change themes on android, lollipop

This article explains how to change themes on android device in latest lollipop (5.1.1) or KitKat version. If you have bored using default themes on your android devices then don’t worry, it’s quite simple to add or change themes on android lollipop or other versions. To add or change themes on android device, your phones notification, home screen and other sections looks different and awesome. Use different themes give your android mobile amazing look. You can easily change themes on your android device anytime and anywhere you want.

In your android device two or three in built themes available and if you add more themes on your device then you can download from play store. Find the best android themes for your smart phones and set it and see different looks of your smart phones.

See Also:

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How to change themes on android lollipop and KitKat

Open apps from home screen

Step 1: Open Apps

Open Settings


Step 2: Go to Settings

Tap on themes options in personal settings

Step 3: Tap on Themes option in Personal Section OR Quick settings section

You can also direct open themes without using above 3 steps on your android lollipop (5.1.1) devices:

long press on homescreen

In your android mobile home screen, tap & hold any empty part of Home screen or press long time on home screen until you will see above screen on your device & select Themes

Change themes on android lollipop

Step 4: After complete step 3, you can see above screen on your devices

How to change themes on android

Step 5: Tap on your favorite theme, you will see various wallpapers which indicate how your phone home screen and other screen looks including contacts, chat messenger, call dial etc

To change themes on android press apply

Step 6: Tap on Apply button

Re confirm apply button to change theme

Step 7: After tap on apply, you can see above image on your screen

Before applying or change themes on  your android device close all your open apps otherwise unsaved data may be lost

Re confirm apply button to change themes on andorid

Step 8: Re confirm “Apply” if you want to change themes

Now go to your home screen and see how looks like new themes on your android devices. You can change themes on android mobile anytime and also add or download new themes from theme store.

How to change theme on android Oreo 8.0 & 8.1: Google Pixel, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel XL

In android Oreo devices, just change the wallpaper to change theme. If you want to set dark theme, set dark wallpaper and set white if light theme. So just change wallpaper in android Oreo to change theme.

Change theme on android Oreo:

Tap & hold the blank space in your Oreo home screen > Wallpapers > Set Dark or light wallpaper you want to set theme

Follow above simple steps and you can easily change themes on android lollipop devices. If you have facing any trouble or query when follow above steps than please comment below.

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