How to Make App Icons for Android?

If you wish to make your device look better, then you might consider changing its theme first of all. Next, check out symbol packs over the net which might fit your set theme. In case the default app icons do not fit your theme, then you can change them.

So to make things better, go through this blog carefully.

Look for your picture

Note that the customizable home screen replacements such as Nova Launcher or Action Launcher shall be able to create any transparent square image to a custom application symbol. Whenever you look for a picture, it must fit the theme of your device as well as the user interface. This shall make it look perfect.

The method of editing picture

  1. Firstly, see the picture in a photo editor.
  2. Then, put the picture format to minimum 500×500 pixels.
  3. After that, adjust the picture.
  4. Next, if you find any non-relevant background, then you should take it out with the help of a brush or else the cut tool option.
  5. Lastly, save the picture as a PNG.

By the launcher set the custom symbol

  1. Firstly, do a long press on the application symbol that you wish to change.
  2. Then, press the symbol and move it to Edit. It shall be located in the upper right side of the display.
  3. After that, move to the menu for viewing every picture for your symbol.
  4. Next, select ‘My Photos.’
  5. Lastly, search the place of the custom symbol.

The method of putting the symbol with Nova launcher

  1. Firstly, you need to do a long press on the application symbol of your home screen until the new menu gets displayed.
  2. Then, choose ‘Edit.’
  3. After that, press the symbol bar for customizing the application picture.
  4. Next, choose Gallery applications.
  5. Then, press on Documents.
  6. After that, look for the place of your new symbol picture.
  7. Next, you need to center the symbol as well as make sure it is placed inside the edges of the bar.
  8. Lastly, press on ‘Done’.

Observe that from now onwards whenever you go back to your home screen, you shall have the new symbol over there.

The method of personalizing the home screen the way you wish

Luckily, you shall be able to personalize your home screen by modifying the themes and changing widgets. It shall make it look different.

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