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Do you app names to be removed from your home screen?

  • Yes, I hate text. It clutters my screen and looks awful! 😡

    Votes: 8 42.1%
  • I don't care. I'm not obsessed with the look of my phone. 🫤

    Votes: 4 21.1%
  • No, keep the text. I can't tell apps apart from just looking at icons. 😵‍💫

    Votes: 6 31.6%
  • No, my grandma will call me everyday to tell me her iPhone is broken if this happened. 👵

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • I just want a 7th app row. 🫣

    Votes: 1 5.3%

  • Total voters


macrumors 6502
Original poster
Apr 3, 2011
iOS 16 gave us a new lock screen, iOS 17 should focus on the home screen. It's time to remove app names from the home screen. I really hate this unnecessary text, it clutters my home screen, looks awful and keeps me awake every night thinking just how much better my life would be if it was gone. I can tell my apps apart by looking at their icons. Give me the option to remove text under every app Apple!

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macrumors 6502a
Nov 26, 2014
Agreed, have wanted this a long time. Would probably make me want to keep my sim in my iPhone longer for sure. Lack of customization is what kills it for me with iPhone.


macrumors regular
Sep 28, 2012
I really hope the accessibility features discovered in the latest iOS betas are a hint we may finally be getting some flexibility coming in the next major release
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