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What do launchers do?

Someone just asked me which one I'm using and I don't think I am.
 
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They launch

Think of it like a small program that kick starts apps etc...

Dunno how you would find your version though...Mebee it's in the 'about phone' section in settings?
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iirc the launcher is how your apps/home screen are displayed.. If you download a launcher it can change things to suit you.. e.g you can have a row of 5 apps instead the stock 4 etc. it can turn your app tray into a cube etc.
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Your android device is usually installed with the default launcher..perfectly fine...but you can also download others from google playstore which can tweak preferences a wee bit more

Type in launchers free and download what you want.


I prefer the Nova launcher myself but it's horses for courses !!

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Nova launcher for me. Apex launcher is good too.

Best part for me is that the home screen and app drawers rotate, the default ones don't.
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