May be you wish to rearrange Home screen icons from the scratch or just want to create an empty Home screen on your iPhone to confuse intruders. There is a way you can have a clean looking springboard on your device.
Personally, I like to have a clean slate before going on to rearrange apps. It makes my task just a bit smooth. Any way you want to see a completely blank Homescreen on your iOS device? Let me show you how it's done the right way!
How to Create a Blank Homescreen on iPhone and iPad
Step #1. First off, you need to connect your iPhone to your computer.
Step #2. Now, launch iTunes and select your iPhone from the top left menu.
Step #3. Next, you have to click on Apps tab.
Step #4. Next up, click on the “+” icon on the left of the section title.
The moment you hit the plus icon, a new home screen is created.
Step #5. Click and drag this empty home-screen to the left. The empty home screen will be Page 1.
Step #6. Click on Done.
Step #7. Click on “Apply” to apply the changes and sync the iPhone (note that every other change will be synced).
Now, disconnect the iPhone from iTunes. Unlock your device and you should see a totally blank homescreen.
How to Remove Empty Homescreen on iPhone and iPad
If you ever find the empty Home screen a bit odd, you can easily disappear it. There are a couple of easy ways to get it done. First, simply drag and drop apps onto this homescreen. The second install a new app from the App Store.
So, use this cool tip to play around with the looks of the Home screen on your iOS device. If you know any other trick of emptying it, do share it with us in the comments below.
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