Galaxy S8 - Add a Widget on a Home Screen or Remove it (SM-G950W)

Last Update Date : Apr 22. 2019

Widgets


Widgets are programs that are always active on your Home screen. Some of the most common widgets used are weather updates, event calendars, and Google Search. To save yourself some time, add your favorite widgets to the Home screen of your phone.

Note: Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.

Adding a widget


1. From the Home screen, touch and hold an empty area.

2. Touch Widgets.

Widgets 1


3. Swipe left or right to access all available widgets. Touch and hold the desired widget.

Widgets 2


4. Drag the widget to the desired location and then release.

Note: If there is not enough space for the widget on the current Home screen, the widget will be placed on a new Home screen.

5. If the widget is resizable, you will see a frame around the widget. To adjust the size of the widget, touch and drag the edges of the frame.

Widgets 3


6. To exit the edit mode, touch anywhere outside the widget.

7. To move the widget, touch and hold the widget, and then drag it to a new location.

Removing a widget


1. Touch and hold the widget you want to remove from a Home screen.

Widgets 4


2. Touch Remove.

Widgets 5

Thank you for your feedback!

Not finding what you're looking for? We're here to help.

Online

Live Chat

We’re available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through Live Chat

Email

Please send us an email for general questions or technical support.

Find Online Offers

Shop the current Samsung product promotions.

Track Your Service

Find out how to track your service online.

SmartThings Support

Please send us an email regarding SmartThings inquires. Assistance with Hubs, Kits, Sensors and Outlets.

How-to-Videos

Watch and learn how to get the most out of your Samsung products!

Online Service Request

Find out how to submit an Online Service Request.

Consumables & Accessories

Purchase Consumables & Accessories for your Samsung Product.

Remote Service

Samsung Remote Service enables one of our specially trained technicians to remotely view and control your Samsung TV and smartphone to directly help you with your product.

Call

1-800-726-78641-800-SAMSUNG

Mon - Sun : 8:30 AM -12 AM (EST)
24/7 Call Support available for mobile devices only

Online Shop1-855-254-4747

info.seca@samsung.com
8:30am – 12:00am midnight (EST)
7 days a week, 365 days a year.

1-800-726-7864SmartThings Support

Mon-Sat: 11:00 am – 8:00 pm (EST)

932-27324/7 Mobile support available via text

Text ‘SUPPORT’ to 932-273 and get instantly connected to live chat.*

*Standard messaging rates may vary by
carrier and do apply.

* For any printer related enquiries please visit the HP website .

Face-to-face support

Samsung Service Centres

Find out more about how you can get face-to-face help.

Smart Service

Find out more about Smart Service.

Contact Us