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Status Bar

The status bar at the top of the home screen provides phone and service status information on the right side and notification alerts on the left. To view the notifications window or access the quick settings menu, tap the status bar and drag it down.

Status Bar Layout

illustration of status bar with callouts

Main Status Icons



bluetooth icon

Bluetooth active

headphones icon

Headset connected

location on icon

Location service (GPS) is on

location off icon

Location service (GPS) is off

wifi signal icon

Wi-Fi active

ringer vibrate icon


speakerphone icon

Speakerphone active

full signal icon

Network (full signal)

lte icon

Sprint 4G LTE data service

3g icon

Sprint 3G data service

roaming icon


airplane mode icon

Airplane mode

sync icon

Data synchronizing – connected to HTC Sync

alarm icon

Alarm set

battery charging icon

Battery (charging)

battery full icon

Battery (full charge)

Main Notification Icons



hotspot on icon

Mobile Hotspot is on

sms icon

New text or MMS message

voicemail notification icon

New voicemail

gmail notification icon

New Gmail message

captured screenshot icon

Screen captured

error icon

General notification (for example, sync error)

more icon

More notifications available (tap to view)

missed call icon

Missed call

call in progress icon

Call in progress

download icon


upload icon


usb connection icon

USB connection