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 top area with callouts

Main Notification Icons

hotspot on notification icon
Mobile Hotspot is on
sms notification icon
New text or MMS message
voicemail notification icon
New voicemail
gmail notification icon
New Gmail message
captured notification icon
Screen captured
error notification icon
General notification (for example, sync error)
more notification icon
More notifications available (tap to view)
missed call notification icon
Missed call
call in progress notification icon
Call in progress
downloading status icon
uploading status icon
usb icon
USB connection

Main Status Icons

bluetooth status icon
Bluetooth active
headphones status icon
Headset connected
location on status icon
Location service (GPS) is on
location off status icon
Location service (GPS) is off
wifi signal status icon
Wi-Fi active
vibrate status icon
speakerphone status icon
Speakerphone active
full signal status icon
Network (full signal)
lte icon
4G LTE data service
3g status icon
3G data service
roaming status icon
airplane mode status icon
Airplane mode
sync status icon
Data synchronizing – connected to HTC Sync
alarm notification icon
Alarm set
battery charging status icon
Battery (charging)
battery full status icon
Battery (full charge)