Article ID : 00235494 / Last Modified : 03/27/2020

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

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    Follow the steps to add a phone number as a shortcut on your Xperia® 5 home screen.

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