Have plenty of Shortcuts in the Shortcuts application and want to Bookmark them on your iPhone Home Screen?
Here, this article will provide an explanation of how the Shortcut from Shortcuts application can be added to the Home Screen within an iPhone.
How to Add Shortcuts to iPhone Home Screen
“Shortcuts” app is a powerful automation tool for iPhone as it lets you combine multiple actions/steps and apps to perform a targeted task. There is no limit to creating your preferred automation shortcuts, it can be from one to many. If you use a shortcut mostly, it can be added to the iPhone home screen. So, to do so, follow the steps which are described below.
Step 1: Launch Shortcuts App
From your Home Screen, open the Shortcuts app first.
Step 2: Go to Existed Shortcut Options
Now, access the options of the created shortcut by selecting the three vertical dots.
Step 3: Access the Shortcut Menu For More Options
Next, open more options by selecting the three lines with small bubbles on them; in-shot this is also known as filter icon.
Step 4: Tap Add to Home Screen
Once the menu slides up from the bottom, choose “Add to Home Screen”.
Step 5: Hit on Add Option
It will show the preview icon and name of the shortcut, simply tap the “Add” button as shown in the screenshot
Finally, specified Shortcuts have been added successfully and are displayed on the Home Screen.
Making a touch-on Shortcut to verify if it is working fine from the Shortcuts application.
How to Remove Added Shortcuts to iPhone Home Screen
To remove the added shortcut from the Home Screen, long press on it and tap on the “Delete Bookmark” option.
Once a confirmation box can be seen on the screen, click “Delete” to complete this procedure.
Shortcut app is installed on the iPhone by default, however, if it cannot be found, it can be downloaded and installed from the Apple App Store. It can be added by opening the options of the shortcut and then expanding the more options menu. From the menu hitting the Add to Home Screen will provide an overview of how the shortcut bookmark will look on the Home Screen; simply select Add from the top right corner to complete this procedure. This blog has shown how to add a Shortcut within the Home Screen of an iPhone.