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Learn how to customize the display and adjust the backlight on the HTC U11 life.

 

Backlight: Change brightness

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to 'PHONE' and tap Display, gestures & buttons.
  4. Tap Brightness level.
  5. If necessary, clear the Automatic brightness check box.
  6. Touch the screen and slide the Automatic brightness slider to adjust the settings.

 

Backlight: Timeout

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to 'PHONE' and tap Display, gestures & buttons.
  4. Tap Screen timeout.
  5. Select the desired backlight setting.

 

Widget or Shortcut: Add

  1. Touch and hold a vacant spot on any Home screen.
  2. Tap Add apps and widgets.
  3. Select a panel to add the widget, shortcut, or application screen to.
  4. Tap the Search icon to find a specific item quickly.
  5. Select an option from the drop-down menu:
    • Widgets
      • Scroll to and tap the desired widget.
      • Selected screen must have available space large enough to fit the widget.
    • Shortcuts
      • Scroll to and tap the desired shortcut item.

 

Widget or Shortcut: Delete

  1. Touch and hold a widget, shortcut, or application on any Home screen.
  2. Slide the widget or application over Remove at the top of the screen.
  3. Release your finger.

 

Wallpaper

  1. Touch and hold a vacant spot on any Home screen.
  2. Tap Wallpaper.
  3. Select one of these options:
    • HTC wallpapers
      1. Scroll to the desired wallpaper image.
      2. Tap APPLY.
      3. Select desired option:
        • Home screen
        • Lock screen
        • Home screen and lock screen
    • Live wallpapers
      1. Scroll to the desired wallpaper image.
      2. Tap APPLY.
      3. Select desired option:
        • Home screen
        • Home screen and lock screen
    • Themes store 
      1. Scroll to and tap the desired theme.
      2. Tap Apply.
    • Photos
      1. Navigate to and select the desired image.
      2. Touch the screen and slide the crop box to move it to the portion of the image you want.
      3. Touch the screen and slide any corner of the crop box to adjust the size.
      4. Tap DONE.

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