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Sony Xperia Z

Sony Xperia Z

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Personalise your phone display

You can change many display settings, such as the background image to personalise your display. Follow these instructions to personalise your phone display.

Step 1 of 18

Select option

Press and hold anywhere on the display.
Select one of the following options:
Select background image, go to 1a.
Select theme, go to 1b.
Organise display shortcuts, go to 1c.

Step 2 of 18

1a - Select background image

Press WALLPAPERS.

Step 3 of 18

1a - Select background image

Press Album, Live Wallpapers or the required background image.

Step 4 of 18

1a - Select background image

If you select Album:

Step 5 of 18

1a - Select background image

Press the required picture.

Step 6 of 18

1a - Select background image

Drag the frame to the required position to select the required detail.

Step 7 of 18

1a - Select background image

Press Crop.

Step 8 of 18

1a - Select background image

If you select Live Wallpapers:

Step 9 of 18

1a - Select background image

Press the required picture.

Step 10 of 18

1a - Select background image

Press Set wallpaper.

Step 11 of 18

1a - Select background image

Press the home icon to return to standby mode.

Step 12 of 18

1b - Select theme

Press THEMES.

Step 13 of 18

1b - Select theme

Press the required theme.

Step 14 of 18

1b - Select theme

Press the home icon to return to standby mode.

Step 15 of 18

1c - Organise display shortcuts

To add a display shortcut:
Press WIDGETS or APPS.
Follow the instructions on the display to add the selected shortcut.

Step 16 of 18

1c - Organise display shortcuts

To move a display shortcut:
Press and hold the required shortcut.
Drag the shortcut to the required position.

Step 17 of 18

1c - Organise display shortcuts

To remove a display shortcut:
Press and hold the required shortcut.

Step 18 of 18

1c - Organise display shortcuts

Drag the shortcut to the delete icon.

1. Select option

Press and hold anywhere on the display.
Select one of the following options:
Select background image, go to 1a.
Select theme, go to 1b.
Organise display shortcuts, go to 1c.

2. 1a - Select background image

Press WALLPAPERS.
Press Album, Live Wallpapers or the required background image.
If you select Album:
Press the required picture.
Drag the frame to the required position to select the required detail.
Press Crop.
If you select Live Wallpapers:
Press the required picture.
Press Set wallpaper.
Press the home icon to return to standby mode.

3. 1b - Select theme

Press THEMES.
Press the required theme.
Press the home icon to return to standby mode.

4. 1c - Organise display shortcuts

To add a display shortcut:
Press WIDGETS or APPS.
Follow the instructions on the display to add the selected shortcut.
To move a display shortcut:
Press and hold the required shortcut.
Drag the shortcut to the required position.
To remove a display shortcut:
Press and hold the required shortcut.
Drag the shortcut to the delete icon.

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