Pixel™, Phone by Google - View / Manage Home Screen Panels

From a Home screen, swipe left or right to navigate the extended Home screen panels.
Note By default, there is 1 Home screen panel and 1 Google Search panel to the left of the Home screen panel. Follow the steps below to add or remove panels.


Add Panel

Note The panels are used to display and organize folders, shortcuts and widgets.

  1. From a Home screen or the apps screen, touch and hold an icon (e.g., Play Books, Chrome, etc.) until the screen shrinks and multiple screens populate representing the existing Home screen panels.
    Note From the Home screen, touch and swipe up to display the Apps List.
  2. Drag the icon to the right until a new Home screen appears then release.




Remove Panel

To remove Home Screen Panels, remove all icons from the unwanted panel.