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  1. Vertical app drawer, but not alphabetically split

    A vertically listed app drawer with every letter after the other. The way it is now makes my list so much longer than it has to be.

    25 votes
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      3 comments  ·  App Drawer  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Sort Folders in App Drawer

      Could you please add the functionality to sort the folders by their names in app drawer? I am the kind of user that putting every app in some folders, and if sorting feature exists that would be greatly helpful and appreciated.

      15 votes
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        3 comments  ·  App Drawer  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • i need a music player from microsoft

        a simple music player from microsoft ultra immersive easy music player app

        115 votes
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          20 comments  ·  App Drawer  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • 10 votes
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          • folders in alphabetical order like apps in the App drawer

            It would be nice if the folders created were sorted in alphabetical order in the App drawer

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              0 comments  ·  App Drawer  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • 5 votes
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              • Put app drawer in more than one spot, so it can be found

                If the app drawer was removed from home page, then it could be found elsewhere. I like the MS Launcher but the app drawer was removed & I can't find it anywhere.

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                • Ability to hide/ turn off app drawer.

                  I would like the ability to be able to hide/ turn off the app drawer so instead of the apps going to the app drawer the will instead go to my home screen.

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                  • Add website link to apps drawer.

                    There are some businesses that don't have apps, only websites, like the Seattle Public Library. I want to be able to save the URL to my homepage and then drag it into the apps drawer so my beautiful Bing homepage is uncluttered.

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                      0 comments  ·  App Drawer  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • 1 vote
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                      • Sort app drawer folders alphabetically

                        The ability to sort app drawer folders alphabetically, would be a useful addition.

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                        • manually arrange icon/folder position on app drawer

                          it would be great if we can re-arrange icon/folder position on both horizontal/vertical views.

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                          • app drawer icon names

                            I want to suggest an idea of allowing an option to hide the app names in the app drawer. Just like it's available for the Dock on homescreen.

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                              0 comments  ·  App Drawer  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Continues vertical layout of app drawer

                              Continues vertical layout without like Google launcher.

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                                0 comments  ·  App Drawer  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • 1 vote
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                                • app description tags

                                  allow adding of text info for each app so can search by description rather than app name ...very useful as quite often apps have odd names

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                                  • search when adding apps to folder

                                    in the add app to folder screen, would be good if could search for an app name

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                                      0 comments  ·  App Drawer  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • 2 votes
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                                      • 图标风格

                                        新增图标整体风格选项,方正的、小圆角、圆形、菱形等多种风格,,,省去一个个改图标的麻烦

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                                        • app drawer theme

                                          default theme for 'app drawer' is dark transparent and there is no option to change it. Even if I changed my theme to white, I does not get applied on app drawer.

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