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How to move multiple apps at once on iPhone and iPad

Wondering how can you move multiple apps at once on iPhone and iPad?. Well if the answer is yes then we are here to help you out. As you know in earlier versions of apple it was kind of a tough thing to move multiple apps at once. However, with the latest version of IOS 11, it’s now super easy to move multiple apps at once. For an example let’s suppose you want one of your iPhone Screen filled with games. Now just to this, you had to move each and every app separately in earlier days. But now you can drag all the games together and move them a page or a folder. Just in case you are wondering how can you do this?. Then read on and we will be sharing all the step by step guides. So let’s just head into the topic without wasting much of time.

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How to move multiple apps at once on iPhone and iPad:

At first let’s discuss how you can move multiple apps at once on a new page. So to this here all the steps that you have to follow:

  • First of all press on any of the desired app that you would like to move.
  • After tapping on the app, try to move it a little bit to the sides.
  • Move the app as long as you do not see an X icon on the corner of the app.
  • Once the X icon is popped up on your iPhone’s screen, then you have to tap on each and every app that you would like to move.
  • Once you are done tapping on every app that you would like to move. Go to a new page.
  • Once you are on the new page. Simple release your fingers and all the apps will get shifted to the new page.

This way you can move multiple apps on iPhone and iPod at once to a new page. However just in case if you do not want to process further and break the operation. Then you can simply release your fingers and the app will get shifted to the original place again.

So now that you know how to move multiple apps on iPhone and iPad. Let’s discuss how can you move multiple apps on an app folder. Well to this here are all the steps that you have to follow. So here we go:

How to move multiple apps at once on iPhone and iPad to a New Folder:

  • At first tap on the home button of your iPhone.
  • After that, you have to tap on one of the apps that you would like to move to a folder.
  • After that, you have to move the selected app to the sides until you do not get to see the X icon on the top left of the apps.
  • Now without releasing your finger tap on all the apps that you want to move to a folder. However, you have to leave one of the preferred apps.
  • Now drag the app bundle on the app that you left.
  • That’s it now your iPhone will create a folder where you will find all the selected apps.

Just in case if you want to break this operation at any time of the process. Just release your fingers from the top of the iPhone’s display and it will be normal again like the way it was.

Also, if you already have a folder and you want to move some new apps to the folder. Then here are all the steps that you have to follow. So here we go:

How to move multiple apps to an existing app folder:

  • First of all tap on the desired app.
  • Then try to move the app in any direction.
  • Wait for the X icon to get popped up on the top left of the apps.
  • Now without releasing your finger tap on all the apps that you want to move to the folder.
  • Once you are done selecting the apps, drag the app bundle to the desired app folder.
  • Once you are in the folder release your finger and the apps will be shifted to the folder.

However, just in case if you are facing any issues. Or have any questions regarding the above mentioned steps. Then comment below and we will surely help you out.

 

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