Custom Icon Setup in iOS 14

Step 1

Launch the Shortcuts app and tap the Plus button to add a new shortcut.

Custom Icon Setup in iOS 14

Step 2

Tap Add Action.

Custom Icon Setup in iOS 14

Step 3

Tap Scripting.

Custom Icon Setup in iOS 14

Step 4

Select Open App.

Custom Icon Setup in iOS 14

Step 5

Tap Choose and select the app you want to customise.

Custom Icon Setup in iOS 14

Step 6

Tap the 3-dot button.

Custom Icon Setup in iOS 14

Step 7

Tap Add to Home Screen.

Custom Icon Setup in iOS 14

Step 8

Enter a name for the Shortcut. This is the label that will display under the icon on the Home Screen. Leave it blank to keep it minimal.

Custom Icon Setup in iOS 14

Step 9

Tap the icon to the left of the Shortcut name to select an icon. Select Choose Photo.

Custom Icon Setup in iOS 14

Step 10

Select an icon, tap Choose, then tap Add in the top right.

Custom Icon Setup in iOS 14

Step 11

Tap Done and a new icon will now be on your Home Screen.

Custom Icon Setup in iOS 14

Step 12

Go to Display & Brightness in the iOS settings and set the Appearance to Light or Dark to match the icon theme you’re using.

Custom Icon Setup in iOS 14