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Support Apps in alphabetical order in grid view

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by -Ollie-, Jul 14, 2010.

  1. -Ollie-

    -Ollie- Well-Known Member
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    Hi all,
    Is there a way to re-arrange the applications list in grid view in alphabetical order?
    If I switch to "list view", they are in alphabetical order, but in grid view, they are not. I could not find a way to do it.

    Thanks!
     

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  2. Sibben

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    Don't think so. Grid view allows you to arrange them to your pleasing, so you can have all apps of one category on one page for instance. Menu button -> Edit.
     
  3. -Ollie-

    -Ollie- Well-Known Member
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    Thanks, . I knew about the edit functionality, I was just hoping that it could be automatically rearranged.
     
  4. worrell08

    worrell08 New Member
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    Yes there is! first you hit the application button then once your in the application hit the soft key to the far left at the bottom (the one that is 3 lines on top of one another) then hit view type. the hit alphabetical grid! Oh yea! that one took for ever to figure out! ;)
     
  5. Black Rose

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    I don't have the alphabetical grid option on my SGS.
     
  6. rayhipkiss

    rayhipkiss Well-Known Member
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    What firmware are you on? Are you on a custom ROM, such as Darky's by any chance? Or perhaps a third party launcher.
    The stock Android using TouchWiz launcher isn't able to sort the apps alphabetically in grid view. There is a way to do it though by rooting the phone and installing the Sortapps application from the Android market.

    Ray
     
  7. Skrambles

    Skrambles New Member
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    Search for a program on the market called AppZorter that will sort your apps in grid view
     

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