How to Pin & Un-Pin an App on a Nokia & Microsoft Lumia Start Screen
Want to know how to pin or un-pin an app on the start screen of your Nokia or Microsoft Lumia?
Then you've landed on the right page, because here...
...I will show you in a few simple steps how to do this on a Lumia Windows Phone 8, 8.1 and Windows 10 Mobile smartphone.
If you use an app often then it's a good idea to have a shortcut of that application on the start screen of your Nokia or Microsoft Lumia smartphone. You can do this in a few simple steps.
This tutorial will work for all Windows Phone 8, 8.1 and Windows 10 Mobile smartphones such as the Nokia and Microsoft Lumia 435, 520, 530, 532, 535, 550, 620, 625, 630, 635, 638, 640, 650, 720, 730, 735, 830, 920, 925, 930, 950, 950 XL, 1020, 1320, 1520 and all other types.
Pin a App to the Start Screen
1 Slide the screen to the right to open the list with all of your apps.
2 Go to the application that you want to pin to the start screen.
3 Long press on the app and choose "pin to start" from the menu.
Un-Pin A App from the Start Screen
1 Go to the application that you want to remove from the start screen.
2 Long press on the app.
3 Tap on the un-pin icon located at the right-top corner of the tile and the application will be removed from the start screen.