Article ID : 00246961 / Last Modified : 10/06/2020

How do I add a phone number as a shortcut on the Home screen?

Can I add a phone number directly as a shortcut on the Home screen?

    Valid for

    • Xperia 5

    Solution

    To add a phone number as a shortcut on the Home screen

    1. Touch and hold an empty area on your Home screen until a menu appears. 
    2. Find and tap Contacts > Direct Dial.
    3. Touch and hold Direct Dial. The Contacts app opens automatically when you stop holding.
    4. Tap a contact phone number. A Direct Dial shortcut icon appears on your Home screen.