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April 23, 2013

[How-To] Customise BlinkFeed on the HTC ONE


When you switch on your brand new HTC One phone it will take you through various setups. Once you have done this your home screen will be HTC’s BlinkFeed screen. This is set by default.

To change this is very easy, tap the home button at the bottom right corner just to make sure you are at the top of the page. Slide the page down and you will see a menu bar, with categories, pen, magnifying glass and the three dot menu button.

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Tap the categories and a drop-down menu with appear, with a host of feeds. here you can choose which ones you like. HTC have made a very good video basic setup BlinkFeed.

You will have noticed that BlinkFeed is set as home screen. To change this pull the screen down and select the three dot menu, tap it and select ‘customise home screen’. At the top of the screen you will see all your screens and the BlinkFeed screen on the left will have a little “Home” icon on it. Now as you touch the screen a “ set as home” will appear above it,drag the screen you want over it and the “home” icon will appear on that screen. Tap the home button and there you are, home screen changed.

To see all the HTC One support head over to HTC One support page

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Dave Thornton

Senior Editor

Senior Editor
Been involved in technology for many years, more than I care to remember. Live in Dundee, Scotland. I like Android, Windows Phone OS, BlackBerry OS and iOS, and love writing about all things techie. Currently have a Honor 6+, Elephone P6000, Nexus 5, Chrombook C720, HTC One M7, Nokia Lumina 625, Microsoft Lumia 435, Blackberry Q10, HTC Hero and iPad mini