29 October 2021: Turn PathologyOutlines.com Into an “App”

How to create home screen shortcuts to your favorite PathologyOutlines.com pages for Apple and Android devices:

iPhone and iPad users:

  1. Launch Safari on your ‌iPhone‌ or ‌iPad‌.
  2. Navigate to the page that you want to create a shortcut to (Home page, Board Review Style Questions, Jobs, Directory, etc.).
  3. Tap the Share icon (the square with an arrow pointing out of it) at the bottom of the screen.
  4. Scroll through the list of actions and tap Add to Home Screen.
  5. Type a name for your link. This will be the title that appears beneath its icon on your Home screen.
  6. Tap Add in the top-right corner of the screen.
  7. Your new “app” will appear in the next available space on your device’s Home screen.

Android users:

  1. Launch Chrome on your ‌Android device.
  2. Navigate to the page that you want to create a shortcut to (Home page, Board Review Style Questions, Jobs, Directory, etc.).
  3. Tap the three-dot menu (⋮) at the top-right corner of Chrome.
  4. Tap Add to home screen. It’s toward the bottom of the menu, so you may have to scroll down to see it. A pop-up window will appear.
  5. Type a name for your link. This will be the title that appears beneath its icon on your Home screen.
  6. Tap the Add button to confirm. You may have to choose whether to add the “app” automatically or manually.
  7. The new “app” is now on your home screen.

Email any comments or questions to Nat@PathologyOutlines.com.

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