How to Customize Home Screen on Pixel 6 Pro

Last Updated on December 25, 2021 by Bestusefultips

Do you want to organize home screen in Pixels? Here’s how to customize home screen on Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 6. To change the appearance of my home screen, you can change my home screen wallpaper, add widgets to the home screen, change clock style on home screen, app grid size, create a folder, and Google Pixel home screen layout. Apply the below-given settings to change the home screen on Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro, and other Pixels (Running Android 12).

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How to Change Home Screen on Google Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 6

How to Customize Home Screen on Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 6

You can customize Pixel 6 home screen using given different settings.

Compatible Devices (Running Android 12 Stock OS):

  • Google Pixel 5 5G
  • Google Pixel 5a 5G
  • Google Pixel 4 XL
  • Google Pixel 4
  • Google Pixel 4a 5G
  • Google Pixel 4a

How to Change my Home Screen Wallpaper on Pixels (Android 12)

Google Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 6 add new wallpaper colors and basic colors feature that will affect both home and lock screen wallpaper color.

Step 1: Long press on the blank area of the home screen and tap on Wallpaper & style.

Step 2: Tap on Change wallpaper.

Step 3: Tap on My photos (Choose from the gallery) or default wallpapers category.

You can view the home screen and lock screen preview here.

Step 4: Tap on the Right arrow icon at the bottom right corner.

Change my Home Screen Wallpaper on Pixels

Step 5: Choose Set wallpaper on Home screen (Other options are Lock screen or Home and lock screen).

Alternative Way: Settings > Wallpaper & style > Change wallpaper > Choose the picture > Right arrow icon > Select from Home screen/Lock screen/Home and lock screen

How to Enable Themed Icons on Pixel 6 Pro Home Screen

Step 1: Tap & hold on to the blank space of the home screen and tap on the Wallpaper & style.

Enable Themed Icons on Pixel 6 Pro Home Screen

Step 2: Toggle on Themed icons.

Now, go to the home screen and you can see change the icons on the Pixels. To change Google icons back, toggle off it.

How to Add Pixel 6 Widgets to Home Screen

Step 1: Tap & hold the blank area of the home screen and tap on Widgets.

Step 2: Tap on Any widget to expand it.

Add Pixel 6 Widgets to Home Screen

Step 3: Long press on the widget (3-5 seconds) to view on the home screen.

Step 4: To remove a widget from the home screen, tap & hold it again and move it to Remove at the top middle of the screen.

How to Customize At a Glance Widget on Home Screen Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 6

Step 1: Long press the blank area of the home screen and tap on Home settings.

Step 2: Tap on the Settings gear icon of At a glance.

Customize At a Glance Widget on Home Screen Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 6

Step 3: Toggle on & off features like Weather, Travel, Upcoming events & reminders, Alerts, etc.

How to Change the Home Screen Clock Style in Pixel 6 Pro

First of all, add a widget clock to the home screen.

Step 1: Long press the blank area of the home screen and tap on Widgets.

Step 2: Tap on Clock.

Step 3: Tap & hold the Pixel clock style.

Step 4: Long press on the home screen clock.

Pixel 6 pro clock style change

Step 5: Tap on the Pencil icon.

Change the Home Screen Clock Style in Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 6 phone

Step 6: Select a Clock face you want to set home screen.

How to Change Home Screen App Grid Size on Google Pixel 6 Pro

Step 1: Long press on the blank area of the home screen and tap on Wallpaper & style.

Step 2: Scroll down at the end and tap on the App grid.

Step 3: Choose grid size from 5×5/4×4/4×5/3×3/2×2.

Change App Grid Size Home Screen Google Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 6

Step 4: Tap on Apply.

How to Change Pixel 6 App Drawer Preferences

Step 1: Swipe up and hold from the bottom to open the app drawer.

Step 2: Tap on Three vertical dots.

Change Pixel 6 App Drawer Preferences

Step 3: Tap on Preferences.

Step 4: Toggle on & off search your Pixel from the app drawer.

How to Enable App Suggestion on Home Screen Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 6

To easily access most-used apps from the home screen, you need to turn on app suggestions on Pixels.

Step 1: Long press on the home screen and tap on Home settings.

Step 2: Toggle on Suggestion on home screen.

Step 3: Tap on Get app suggestions.

Enable App Suggestion on Home Screen Pixels

Step 4: Now, go to the home screen and you can see the most used apps list at the bottom of the screen.

How to Enable Home Screen Rotation on Pixels

Step 1: Long press on the blank area of the home screen and tap on Home settings.

Enable Home Screen Rotation on Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 6 Phone

Step 2: Scroll down at the end and toggle on Allow home screen rotation.

Now, go to the home screen & rotate your screen, and tap on Rotate icon.

And that’s all. Which is your favorite Google Pixel 6 Pro home screen customization setting? If we forgot to explain other helpful Pixel 6 home screen settings, share them with us in below comment box.

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