How to Make Folders on Your iPhone

If you’re tired of seeing too many apps cluttering your home screen, you can group them together by making folders on your iPhone.

Creating folders on the iPhone is a simple drag-and-drop process and doesn’t require too many steps. Let’s see how it’s done. The steps in this article were taken on iOS 15.3.1.

How to Make Folders on the iPhone

  1. Tap and hold any app on the home screen.

    Home Screen Settings on the iPhone
    Tap and hold any app.
  2. Drag the app onto another app, and it will automatically group the two apps into a folder. Your iPhone will automatically write a name for the folder based on the type of apps it contains.

    A Folder that Contains Mulitple Apps on an iPhone
    Drag the app onto another app to create a folder.
  3. To rename the folder, tap and hold anywhere on the screen until the apps start to jiggle.

    Folder Containing Two Google Apps on the iPhone
    Tap and hold anywhere on the screen.
  4. Tap the name of the folder and start typing.

    Renaming Folders on the iPhone
    Tap the name of the folder to change it.

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