Marshmallow 6.0 Android: Set a home screen

Hello

Apparently Android Marshmallow does nor allow users to set a specific screen like the home screen.

On my old phone running Kitkat, I had the ability to set one of my screens as the go - to the screen by pressing the home button. Motorola is considering adding such a parameter in a future incremental update of the system?

Thank you in advance for your attention and help.

Kind regards

Hadrian

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Hadrian wrote:

Hello

Apparently Android Marshmallow does nor allow users to set a specific screen like the home screen.

On my old phone running Kitkat, I had the ability to set one of my screens as the go - to the screen by pressing the home button. Motorola is considering adding such a parameter in a future incremental update of the system?

Thank you in advance for your attention and help.

Kind regards

Hadrian

Motorola has the approach to provide close to stock android and not to match a lot of customization if there are applications that meet the need - many users that wan't more customization of choose them to add other applications.

In the case of the home screens - many use the Nova pitcher or one of many other android launchers.

With Android M - push the home button always takes you to the left that most - one more to the left screen is the screen of google instant. So rather that you assign a specific screen like the home screen, you can move just everything you want on the left most screen - then pushing the home button would take you for that screen.

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