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Add peelregion.ca to Your Home Screen

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Access our tools and services faster from your mobile device

Are you a frequent visitor of peelregion.ca? You can now add our website icon to your mobile device home screen for easier access to our tools and services.

Once added, the icon will appear on your home screen like any other app shortcut, allowing you to access our website with one tap. You can also drag the icon around and place it anywhere on your home screen – including app folders.

Need help adding our icon? Let us show you how.

Step 1

Launch Chrome for Android and open the website or web page you want to pin to your home screen. Tap the menu button and tap "Add to Home screen".

Step 2

You can edit the name that you would like the home screen icon to be labelled as. In this example, we entered "Peel Region"

Step 3

Click "ADD" to place the icon on your home screen.

Step 4

The icon will appear on your home screen like any other app shortcut or widget, you can drag it around and put it wherever you like.

Other popular Android browsers also offer this feature. For example, Firefox for Android can do this if you tap the menu button, tap the Page option, and tap Add to Home Screen.

Step 1

Launch the Safari browser on Apple's iOS and navigate to the website or web page you want to add to your home screen. Tap the "share" button on the browser's toolbar.

Step 2

Click the "Add to Home Screen" button.

Step 3

You can edit the name that you would like the home screen icon to be labelled as. In this example, we entered "Region of Peel"

Step 4

The icon will appear on your home screen like any other app shortcut or widget, you can drag it around and put it wherever you like.

Step 1

Open the website you want to pin in Internet Explorer

Step 2

Tap the More (…) button and tap "Pin to Start" in the menu that appears.