Android fix missing all apps button

Problem

In case of missing all apps / widget button(the one in red in the picture below). Or if the android appearance is not the desired one:

Solution

Follow these steps in order to restore the full Android experience and to restore All Apps button:

  • Tap and hold on the home screen
  • Manage Home
  • Preferences
  • Home Screen
  • Layout
  • Two layer mode

For the newer android versions (Android 7 and 8) this can be fixed by:

  • Settings
    • Swap down on the top
    • Select Settings ( the gear wheel )
  • Home Screen Style
  • Drawer
    • Show all apps on a drawer screen

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