Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?

Last Update Date : Apr 13. 2018

Folder

 Create folders and gather similar applications to quickly access and launch apps you want.

Note: The provided information refers to the devices sold in Canada. Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.

Creating a folder

1 From the Home screen, touch Apps
2 Navigate to the apps screen containing the shortcuts you want to gather together in a folder. Touch the More options icon. Then, touch Edit.
Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?
Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?
3 Touch and hold a shortcut, and then drag it over another shortcut. Drop the shortcut when a folder frame appears around the other shortcut.
 Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?
 Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?
4 A new folder containing the selected apps will be created. Touch Enter folder name.
 Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?
5 Enter a folder name. Then, touch DONE.
Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?

Note: To change the folder color, touch the Color palette icon.

6 To add more apps to the folder, touch the More options icon. Then, touch Edit.
Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?
Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?
7 Touch and hold a shortcut, and then drag it the folder. Drop the shortcut to add the app to the folder.
Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?
8 Repeat the same operation as many times as required: touch and hold a shortcut, and then drag it the folder. Drop the shortcut to add the app to the folder.
Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?
Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?
9 Touch DONE to exit edit mode.
Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?
10 Touch a folder to access the apps it contains.
Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?
Galaxy A5 (2017): How do I create a folder on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?

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