There are lots of iOS tricks around internet and here we find another iPhone trick that how to make round folder icons on your iPhone screen without even jailbreak. As we know having a jailbroken device it is so easy because ther are lots of tweaks and apps to customize the device user interface elements and iOS Home screen. Apple also provides different options on design aspect of iOS, but still iOS users need some extra things to have and here we are with another neat little trick to customize iPhone Home screen icons. Check out the details.
It is very difficult to find some new customization tweaks when having a iPhone which is not jailbroken. Even though Apple restricted iOS users to customize the home screen, but the company leaves a glitch in iOS which allow you to have some fun with. In iOS 9.3.1 and earlier versions have a new wallpaper glitch which allow you to make rounded shape folder on your device home screen no matter if your device is jailbroken or not.
Little glitches are the part of every software and the same case with iOS. Sometimes these glitches become serious bugs and flaw to fix but sometimes they’re harmless that offer some unexpected side effects. Here we are using the same harmless glitch to play with.
iPhone Trick: Round Folder Icons On Home Screen
This new glitch discovered by a YouTube user “videosdebarraquito”, the same steps can be used by anyone to give a new look and feel to their iPhone, iPad Home screen in just a few seconds.
Here are the couple of steps to apply on your non-jailbroken iPhone, iPad:
- On your iPhone open this website and download any of the 3×3 images on your device. To save an image tap and hold on it and then hit the save button.
- Once the image is downloaded to the library, launch the Photos app and open the image you just download.
- Now tap on the sharesheet/menu button from button left side and then on the ‘Use as Wallpaper’ from the menu.
For perfect result you need use ‘Still’ settings instead of ‘Perspective’ when applying the wallpaper.
Check out the video below to see how it works.
That’s it. After applying the downloaded 3×3 image from website, you will observe that now the folder icons on Home screen become circular instead of having a square shape with rounded edges. You can even apply the new download wallpaper image from Settings app. One thing important here to apply the same iPhone trick on iPhone 6s and iPhone 6 folders icons you will have to move them to second or third row because on these devices folders placed in the top row will not change its appearance.