Galaxy Tab E LTE: How do I add a widget to a Home screen of my Samsung Galaxy Tab E LTE?

Last Update Date : Apr 09. 2018


A Widget is an interactive item that can be added to the Home screens of your device to give you quick access to information or tasks you perform frequently (weather updates, calendar events and many others).

Note: Screens and settings available may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

Add a widget to a Home Screen

1. To add a widget, touch and hold an empty area on one of the Home screen. You can also pinch your fingers together on the screen to acces the menu.

Widget 1

2. Touch Widgets.

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3. Swipe to the right (or to the left) to access all available widgets.

Widget 3

4. Some widgets are organized in categories. Touch a category to access all availble widgets, related to this category. For this example, we selected Weather. This category hold the Weather and Clock and Weather and Clock widgets.

Widget 4

5. Touch and hold the Weather and Clock widget, then drag it to a Home screen and release it. You can adjust the size of the widget by dragging the sides of the blue frame.

Widget 5

6. Then touch an area outside the widget to set it. Touch the widget to access the corresponding information or action. For the widget used for this example, Weather and Clock, you can touch the icon representing a cloud to add the weather forecast corresponding to your city.

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