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I added a folder to the home screen, but it's automatically labeled "folder." If I have multiple folders, it will get confusing. How can I change the name of the folder?

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Tap to open the folder, then long-press the text making up the name. That should change it to an editable field.

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too easy...thanks! – SnowboardBruin Jul 26 '12 at 14:03

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