Android 101: A New User's Guide to Getting the Most Out of Android

by Tech Ninja tech support
One of the challenges with going Android is exactly how extraordinary makers from Samsung to Sony to Motorola to Google make the gadgets. Also, they all prefer to put their own turn on them, so every one is diverse in little ways. In any case, the greater part of what we'll cover are the highlights that are comparable on all Android gadgets. 

01 Android 101: The Home Screen, Notifications, Search Bar, App Drawer and Dock 

The main thing we'll investigate is the Home Screen, which is the screen you see when you are not inside an application. There's a great deal of fascinating stuff pressed into this one screen, and there's a ton you can do with it to make yourself progressively profitable utilizing your Samsung Galaxy or your Google Nexus or whichever Android gadget you claim. 

The Notification Center. The extremely best of the Home Screen is really informing you a considerable amount concerning what is new with your cell phone or tablet. On the correct side, it shows data like what number of bars you are getting with your bearer or your Wi-Fi association, how much battery life you have left and the present time. The left half of this bar is telling you what sort of notices you have. 

For instance, on the off chance that you see the Gmail symbol, you have new mail messages. A battery symbol may demonstrate a low battery. You can peruse the full warnings by holding your finger down on this bar, which shows a speedy perspective on your notices, and afterward swiping down with your finger, which uncovers the full notices. 

The Search Bar. It is anything but difficult to overlook the Google Search bar at the best or just beneath the time gadget on most Android cell phones and tablets, however it tends to be an extraordinary alternate way. You can likewise get fast access to Google's voice look by tapping the mouthpiece on the left half of the inquiry bar. 

Applications and Widgets. The principle part of your screen is committed to applications and gadgets, which are little applications that kept running on your home screen like the clock. In the event that you swipe from appropriate to left, you can move from page to page. You'll see the inquiry bar and the symbols at the base of the screen remain equivalent to you move to another page. 12 Cool Android Widgets to Install. 

The Dock. It's anything but difficult to expel how helpful the application dock at the base of the screen can be on the off chance that you are eager to exploit it. Contingent upon your gadget, the dock can hold up to seven applications. Furthermore, in light of the fact that they stay present regardless of which page of the Home Screen you are on, they make extraordinary easy routes to your most utilized applications. Be that as it may, interestingly, you can put an envelope on the dock, which gives you snappy access to much more applications. 

The App Drawer. Maybe the most vital symbol on the dock is the App Drawer. This unique envelope gives you access to each application you have introduced and empowered on your cell phone or tablet recorded in order request, so on the off chance that you ever have issues finding an application, the App Drawer can be your closest companion. The App Drawer is normally portrayed by a white hover with dark spots arranged within. 

The Android Buttons. While a few gadgets have virtual catches at the base of the screen and others have genuine catches just beneath the screen, all Android cell phones and tablets have at a few catches. 

The bolt or triangle pointing left is the Back catch, which acts like the back catch on your internet browser. In the event that you are in an application, it will take you to a past screen in that application. 

The Home catch is as a rule in the center and either has a circle or is essentially greater than different catches. It will remove you from whatever application you have on the screen and back to the Home screen. 

The Task catch is typically delineated with a container or as a few boxes stacked on one another. This fasten brings all your most as of late opened applications, enabling you to either switch between applications in all respects rapidly or close an application by tapping the X catch in the upper right corner. 

There are additionally three catches in favor of the gadget. The best catch is a suspend catch. This catch can likewise be utilized to reboot the gadget by holding it down for a few seconds and picking "Power off" in the menu. The other two catches are for altering the volume. 

02 Move Apps and Create Folders 

So how would we begin modifying that Home Screen to receive more in return? There are an astonishing number of things that can be practiced basically by squeezing a finger down and moving it around the screen. You can move applications, make organizers, and even add new gadgets to the Home Screen, for example, a month to month timetable. 

The most effective method to Move an App 

You can put an application practically anyplace on the screen between the pursuit bar and the dock insofar as there is a vacant space for it. Also, in the event that you do move it to a similar spot as an application or a gadget, they will happily move off the beaten path. This is altogether cultivated with a simplified kind of signal. You can "get" an application symbol by holding your finger down on it. One you lift it up - you'll know since it turns out to be marginally bigger - you can move it to another piece of the screen. On the off chance that you need to move it to another "page", basically move it to the side of the screen and trust that Android will change to the following page. When you have discovered a spot you like, basically lift your finger to drop the application set up, 

Step by step instructions to Create a Folder 

You can really make an envelope similarly you move an application. Rather than moving it to another spot, drop it straightforwardly over another application. When you drift over the objective application, you'll see a circle show up informing you that an organizer will be made. After you make the envelope, tap on it. You will see the two applications inside and "Anonymous Folder" at the base. Tap "Anonymous Folder" and type in any name. You can add new applications to the organizer a similar way you made it: simply drag them to the envelope and drop them in. 

The most effective method to Delete an App Icon 

In the event that you speculated that you can erase an application symbol a similar way you move an application, you are right. When you are moving an application around the screen, you will see "X Remove" at the highest point of the screen. In the event that you drop an application symbol to this expel area and drop it, the symbol will vanish. Be that as it may, it is vital to recollect this is only the application's symbol. The application itself is still on your gadget. 

The most effective method to Delete the Actual App 

In some cases, expelling the symbol isn't sufficient. On the off chance that you need to free up space on your gadget, you will need to dispose of the whole application. This is simple enough to do, in spite of the fact that it isn't as straightforward as moving the symbol around the screen. 

In the first place, open the Settings application. (On the off chance that you can't discover it on your Home Screen, open the App Drawer we examined in the principal segment.) 

Pick "Applications" from the Settings menu. 

This will drill down the majority of the applications on your cell phone or tablet. Tap on the one you need to uninstall. 

In the event that you are permitted to uninstall it, you will have the choice on the upper left half of the screen. 

You can't uninstall a portion of the applications that accompany the gadget, however on the off chance that you need to ensure they can't keep running out of sight, you can incapacitate them. The Disable catch replaces the Uninstall catch. 

On the off chance that you are running low on extra room, erasing the application can really help accelerate your Android gadget. 

03 Add Widgets to the Home Screen 

Gadgets are the best part about Android. Regardless of whether you have a Samsung Galaxy or Google Pixel or Motorola Z, you can generally alter it to be the gadget you need it to be. What's more, gadgets are a major piece of this. 

In spite of the name, gadgets are simply little applications that are intended to keep running on a little part of the Home Screen as opposed to running in full screen mode. They can likewise demonstrate very helpful. The clock gadget that is well known on most Android gadgets shows the time in an a lot greater textual style than the clock at the upper-right corner of the screen. You can likewise put your Calendar on the screen as a gadget for fast access to what meeting, arrangements, occasions and updates you have throughout the afternoon. 

Instructions to Add a Widget to Your Home Screen 

On most Android cell phones and tablets, essentially press your finger down on an unfilled spot of the Home Screen. A menu will come up enabling you to pick among backdrops and gadgets. In the event that you tap on backdrops, you can pick between some stock photographs and the photographs put away on your gadget. On the off chance that you pick gadgets, you will see a rundown of your accessible gadgets. 

You can include and put the gadget simply like you would an application. When you press your finger on the gadget, the gadget menu will vanish and uncover your home screen. You can put the gadget in any open spot, and in the event that you move it over an application or another gadget, it will clear out to give you room. You can even place it on an alternate page of the Home Screen by drifting your finger at the edge of the screen to change pages. When you found the spot: drop it! 

Be that as it may, imagine a scenario in which you didn't get a possibility for gadgets when you held your finger down on the screen. 

Shockingly, only one out of every odd gadget is the equivalent. For instance, my Nvidia Shield tablet enables me to include a gadget similarly as I depicted. My Google Nexus tablet utilizes an elective plan well known among some Android gadgets. 

Rather than including the gadget by holding your finger down on the Home Screen, you should open the App Drawer. Keep in mind, this is the application symbol that resembles a hover with dark specks arranging within. It records the majority of your applications in sequential order request, and for gadgets that don't have a "Gadgets" decision when holding a finger down on the Home Screen, the App Drawer ought to have a "Gadgets" tab at the highest point of the screen. 

The remainder of the course are the equivalent: hold your finger down on a gadget to choose it, and when the Home Screen shows up, drag it to where you need it and drop it by lifting your finger from the screen.

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