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You can create folders on the HOME Menu to organise your software icons. You can create up to a maximum of 60 separate folders, and each
folder can hold up to 60 software icons.
On the HOME Menu, touch
(an empty slot)
Touch CREATE FOLDER
(a folder icon) will appear in the
to close the folder
When you want to open the folder again,
simply select it and touch OPEN.
Move software icons into
the new folder
To move an icon, touch and hold the stylus
over the icon until it detaches. Drag it above
the folder icon, and the folder will open.
Finally, drag the icon to wherever you would
like to place it within the folder, and release
If you would like to move an icon back out
of a folder, simply drag it in the same way
out of the folder area.
Creating Folders on the HOME Menu
Drag an icon out of the folder area to remove it from the folder
Adjusting software icon display
Touch / to change the layout of the software icons shown on screen.
Icons that cannot be moved into folders
The following software icons cannot be moved into folders. In addition, you cannot place a folder inside another folder.
The Game Card icon
The Nintendo eShop icon
The System Settings icon
Select a folder icon and then touch SETTINGS to change the
folder’s name or delete it entirely.
Allows you to enter a new name for the folder.
Note: The rst character of the folder’s name will be displayed on its icon in the HOME Menu.
Allows you to remove the folder from the HOME Menu.
Note: You cannot delete a folder while there are any software icons inside it.