Of particular interest is the iOS 14 update with new additions to the feature list. The widgets are one of the great features of this new operating system, they allow users to transform their home screen. In addition to that, with it, Apple gives you the option to change the icons of your apps.
To improve your interface and redesign it to your liking, we have gathered all the steps to follow through this tutorial.
Customize app icons with iOS 14
The idea of transforming your app icons is exciting, and it’s possible in iOS 14 and iPadOS 14. However, there are some limitations you should be aware of.
The most important is that by pressing the icon of a custom application, you access Apple’s Shortcuts. It then automatically runs the script. The whole process takes a few seconds.
Also, they do not display notification badges, which can cause you to miss important messages.
If you are tempted by the workarounds, then find out what to do below:
- On your iPhone or iPad, open the app Shortcuts.
- Touch the icon + at the top right of the screen.
- Press on Add action.
- Search Open in in the search bar and tap it to add the action to your shortcut.
- Deselect Show menu Open in, then press To choose.
- Find and select the app whose icon you want to customize.
- Touch the three dots at the top right.
- Tap the option On the home screen.
- Tap the default app icon and search for a new one, either in Photos or Files.
- Rename the shortcut.
- Press on Add.
Now go back to your home screen and you should see your new app icon, ready to use.