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    I seem to be constantly changing the apps that I have pinned to my homescreen. I'll pin and unpin apps after trying to use the app, or telling myself that I will actually use an app like the New York Times app or the AllRecipes.com app (cooking... ha! wishful thinking)

    My primary 8 tiles always stay the same with my extra ones varying from time to time

    My current set up is as follows:

    [phone] [messaging]

    [internet explorer] [me]

    [people] [weather]

    [linked email] [music+video]

    [marketplace] [family]

    [ calender ]

    [weave] [Office]

    [ pictures ]

    [alarms] [maps]

    [ESPN] [Xbox Live]

    [Twitter@benfgsg] [facebook]

    [FML] [Runkeeper]

    [Settings] [WpFandora]

    [Fhotoroom]

    What does everyone else have for their homescreens?

    It's a pretty rough layout for my homescreen, I know. If anyone knows if there is a nonhomebrew screenshot app I would appreciate that :)
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    [Phone] [Me tile]
    [people][messaging]
    [games hub][Pura vida]
    [Pictures]
    [music hub][monster island]
    [cocktail flow][Ikamasutra]
    [Dodonpachi max][Flud]
    [IE9][usa today]
    [skyscanner][e-mail]
    [marketplace][settings]
    [kleio][app deals]
    [tenacles][trine's hangman]
    [instacam][Bing Translator]
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    [phone][people]
    [youversion bible][messaging]
    [HTC Hub]
    [IE][words by post]
    [pictures]
    [zune][stop the music!]
    [settings][Xbox live]
    [calendar]
    [marketplace][maps]
    [gmail][easytube]
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    I just downloaded the AppDeals, Words by Post, and Stop the Music! apps, I really like them all. It's interesting to see what apps people value and use enough to put on their homescreen. :)
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    Top many to list. But to summarize; several of the built-in apps, 4 emails, 3 folders for; favorite apps, map/search apps and storage/SkyDrive/Dropbox apps, a couple live tile Sports score apps, a couple quick access note apps, speed dial, battery meter, network dashboard, parcel tracked, urban dictionary, weather channel, and a bunch of others. Think it's 42 right. Trying not to add any more.

    Oh, and always a few temp tiles for reminders, notes, etc., that fall in below my Settings/Marketplace tiles at the bottom of my screen. The temp tiles get deleted daily.

    Sent from my Lumia 900 using Board Express
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    [Phone] [People]
    [Messaging] [Girlfriend]
    [Facebook] [Twitter]
    [AccuWeather.com] [MLB At Bat 12 Detroit Tigers]
    [Exchange Email] [Amazon Email]
    [Skype] [Tango]
    [Friend] [Group Contacts]
    [Zune] [Xbox LIVE]
    [Brother] [Brother]
    [Brother] [Parents Home]
    [Mom] [Dad]
    [Friend] [Friend]
    [Friend] [Friend]
    [Pictures]
    [Calendar]
    [ESPN ScoreCenter] [WP7 News]
    [Sat Rad Player] [WhatsApp]
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    As of today:

    [Messaging][E(G)mail]
    [Internet Explorer][Music+Videos]
    [Calendar]
    [Alarms][WhatsApp]
    [Pictures]
    [Settings][Skype]
    [Marketplace][WeatherDuck]
    [Me][Phone]
    [People][WiFi toggle]
    [Flashlight][Translator]
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    Quote Originally Posted by duvi View Post
    I was like I know I saw this before LOL

    Phone/Me
    Messaging/Partner
    Mother/Best Friend
    Friends Group/Family Group
    Co-Workers/Weather Channel
    Yahoo/Gmail
    IE/XBL
    Photos
    Nokia Drive/Nokia Maps
    Fav. Twitter Contacts Group/Board Express
    Fhotoroom/Pulse
    Roku Remote/vNESLight
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    [Phone][People]
    [GoVoice][Gmail]
    [Me][Marketplace]
    [HTC Hub]
    [IE][Maps]
    [Flashlight][Calculator2 Free (Scientific)]
    [Calendar]
    [Games][Settings]
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    phone, tiles for family,weather, calendar, 4 emails.. the usual.
    Apps for notes,lists, a fav is an app called Reminder Tiles - a little 6 line square with whatever brief notes to self I want.
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    I actually put Settings on mine. Makes turning wifi, bluetooth, etc. on and off easy.
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    I have phone and people, messaging and liked inbox, calendar, wife and daughter, acroBible and ie, pictures, gas buddy and weatherview, ask ziggy and marketplace, money calc and me
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    Phone, Email
    Calendar
    Facebook, Accuweather
    USA Today, WP Central
    Messaging, Internet Explorer
    ESPN Scorecenter, Pulse
    MyFitnessPal, Endomondo
    Marketplace, Maps
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    phone, people
    messaging, email
    ie, xbox live
    calendar
    pictures
    music+videos, marketplace
    kindle, local scout (about to unpin)
    lists, notes
    netflix, office
    the ticket (sports station from tune in radio), weather channel
    usa today, weave
    a link to a website, a link to a website
    a link to a website, HTC watch
    engadget, airplane mode
    music playlist, wp7 news

    I have not opened Office or Weave yet. Some of these I just put on there but I don't use them on a regular basis or haven't tried them...yet. I just don't want them to get lost on page 2 and forgotten about.
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    phone/weatherlive
    messaging/newsspot
    pictures
    me/people
    mehdoh/email
    sportsscores/music+video
    calendar
    im+/metrotube
    facebook/xboxlive
    marketplace/alarms
    wi-fi (network dashboard)/internet explorer
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    The main few are:

    Accuweather/Explorer
    Phone/Gmail
    Messaging/Facebook
    Calendar
    Scoremobile/ESPN
    Youtube Pro/Xbox Live
    Maps/Nokia Drive
    Pictures
    Note pad/Wi Fi shortcut
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    I keep things clean and simple:

    [Phone][www.google.com]
    [Music+Videos][Text Me]
    [Calendar]
    [Settings][Alarms]
    [Pictures]
    [homework.doc][xbox live]

    The "Alarms" Tile I especially like. The time of the next alarm is indicated on the tile. I always get paranoid that I have my alarm set on the wrong time.

    My philosophy is if the app doesn't show up without having to scroll down, there isn't that much a point of pinning the app anyways. I considered removing the "Pictures" tile; but kept it simply because it was aesthetically pleasing.
    Last edited by Sentimentgx4; 04-20-2012 at 06:34 PM.
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    [phone] [messaging]
    [linked email] [school email]
    [calendar]
    [weather flow] [alarms]
    [Fuse] [ESPN Scorecenter]
    [Music+Videos] [Maps]
    [Girlfriend] [People]
    [Family Group] [Me]
    [Pictures]
    [IE] [Marketplace]
    [Office] [New Note]
    [Xbox Live] [Wordfeud]
    [Chess by Post] [Armed!]
    [Settings] [Wi-Fi]
    [Starbucks Finder] [PC Remote]
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    Quote Originally Posted by pderosa View Post
    I actually put Settings on mine. Makes turning wifi, bluetooth, etc. on and off easy.
    You should download Network Dashboard asap.
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    We need a screenshot app. Sigh.
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    Quote Originally Posted by heavy fluid View Post
    We need a screenshot app. Sigh.
    App? More like a built in feature!
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    Quote Originally Posted by btbam91 View Post
    App? More like a built in feature!
    At this point, I would take either. Every day, my wife rubs it in my face that her iPhone will do it, natively. I had an app on my BlackBerry that I gladly paid for, and would again on this phone in a heartbeat.
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    i actually put my fav albums on there, and the new ones i get, also some of my frequented contacts, and groups, and games i try to get some time in on, i've been keeping a flixster "Avengers" tile on there for the movie, as a reminder...
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    Quote Originally Posted by London Jr View Post
    i actually put my fav albums on there, and the new ones i get, also some of my frequented contacts, and groups, and games i try to get some time in on, i've been keeping a flixster "Avengers" tile on there for the movie, as a reminder...
    That's a pretty good idea, a tile for reminders to try an app or whatever I want to remember, I can put that where my weather tile is, because I don't really need a live update of the weather. I'm usually windows adjacent throughout the day. :P
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