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How-to Nokia Lumia Icon (929): Customizing Ringtones, Start Screen, Lock Screen and Tiles

Discussion in 'Nokia' started by DustenRust, Feb 26, 2014.

  1. DustenRust

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    Changing the Ringtone and Sounds:

    1. From the "Start" screen, swipe right to left and access the "Apps" screen
    2. Scroll to and tap "Settings"
    3. Tap "ringtones+sounds"
    4. Tap the "Ringtone" drop-down menu and select the desired ringtone
    5. Swipe up in order to access more ringtone and sound options
    6. To change the notification sound, tap the "Reminders" drop-down menu and select the desired sound

    Changing the Start Screen Color:

    1. While on the "Start" screen, swipe right to left and go to "Apps"
    2. Tap "Settings"
    3. Tap "Theme" and tap the "Background" field
    4. Select the a shade for the background ("light" or "dark")
    5. Tap the "Accent color" field and select the accent color
    6. To view the changes, tap the "Start" button to access the "Start" screen

    Customizing the Lock Screen:

    1. While viewing the "Start" screen, swipe right to left until you access the "Apps" screen
    2. Scroll to and tap "Settings"
    3. Tap "lock screen"
    4. Tap the "Background" / "choose background" field
    5. Select the desired lock screen background option, such as "photo", "Bing" or "Bing weather"
    6. Tap the "Choose an app to show detailed status" field
    7. Select the desired application
    8. Under "Choose apps to show quick status", select the desired icon, such as "Phone"
    9. Select an application

    Adjusting the Screen Timeout Duration:

    1. Swipe right to left while on the "Start" screen
    2. Access the "Apps" screen
    3. Tap "Settings" > "lock screen"
    4. Scroll down and tap the "Screen times out after" field
    5. Select the desired timeout duration

    Pinning a Tile on the Start Screen:

    1. While viewing the "Start" screen, swipe to the "Apps" screen
    2. Tap and hold the application that you want to pin to the "Start" screen
    3. Tap "pin to start"

    Resizing a Tile:

    1. From the "Start" screen, tap and hold the tile that you want to resize
    2. Tap the "Arrow" icon to change the tile to its smallest size. Tap the "Arrow" icon again to switch to the largest available tile size
    3. When you've set the desired size, tap the tile to set it

    Moving and / or Unpinning a Tile:

    1. From the "Start" screen, tap and hold the tile that you want to move
    2. Drag the tile in the desired location
    3. Tap the tile to lock it in place
    4. To unpin a tile, tap and hold it, then tap the "Unpin" icon. To exit the "Unpin mode", tap anywhere on the "Start" screen
     



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