Change app name and icon for canvas apps

Customize a canvas app by changing its name and icon.


  1. Create an app, or open one for editing.

  2. Select Settings.

Rename an app

Under General, update the app name inside the Name text box.

Close an app.

Change an app tile

Follow one or more of these steps:

  • Select a different background color from the list of options.

    Select a tile color.

  • Select an icon from the list of default icons.

    Select a tile icon.

  • Select Browse file, select the image that you want to use, and then select Open.


    For best results, use a square-shaped icon.

Next step

On the File menu, select Save to republish your app with the new settings.

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