Microsoft's Arrow Launcher gets more customization options in latest update

Microsoft's Arrow Launcher gets more customization options in latest update
Arrow Launcher, one of Microsoft's many popular Android applications, has just received a small update that brings a couple of new features that will allow users to further customize their phones. 

This isn't a major update, but it's nice to know that developers are trying to streamline and improve the application as often as possible. The first new feature mentioned in the changelog is the ability to customize the icon and name of individual apps. You can do that by long pressing on any app to change it.

Next in line, Microsoft added a brand new backup and restore feature, which will allow Arrow Launcher users to save their app layout and settings when they need to re-install the Android launcher.

A couple of wallpaper improvements have been included in the update too, so you'll notice even more wallpaper options, as well as the ability to resize them. Some resolution tweaks and loading optimizations have been implemented in the update, along with many bug and crash fixes.

Keep in mind that for the time being these new features are only available in the beta version, but they are likely to be released in the Google Play very soon.

source: Arrow Launcher via MSPoweruser



1. Switch00

Posts: 536; Member since: Sep 04, 2013

Make a customizable launcher for wm for gods sake. Owning a wm phone feels like late 90s. Shame on you ms.

2. libra89

Posts: 2281; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

I like how often they update this launcher. Very cool.

3. IosDroid

Posts: 117; Member since: Dec 03, 2015

A good launcher for people coming from WM, who are integrated to MS services.

4. trojan_horse

Posts: 5868; Member since: May 06, 2016

I've tried this launcher, but not impressed yet... It doesn't come close to my Apex Launcher.

5. H4rmattan

Posts: 6; Member since: Nov 21, 2015

Best applications from Microsoft are on iOS and Android ...not on their own system WindowsPhone/Mobile - smartphone and system without applications is dead. Especially when OS has / had so many limitations and is so restricted.

6. medtxa

Posts: 1655; Member since: Jun 02, 2014

launcher, icon, wallpapers. too much customization get me bored quickly. now just use apex with white icons on black background. no itch to customize the looks for a while.

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