How do I add the Widgets on Home screen

Last Update Date : Mar 09. 2020

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A widget is a simple application extension that is often part of a larger application already installed on the device. Widgets come in all shapes and sizes, and are customizable, that reside on any available Home screen for quick access. Widgets provide you with quick access to information without requiring you to open the app that manages this information. An example would be the Calendar widget, which provides you a quick view of your upcoming calendar events without opening the Calendar application.

To add a widget follow the steps below. 

1 On the home screen you want to add the widget. Tap and hold an empty area, or pinch your fingers together to access the available options.
2 Select Widgets
3 Scroll to the widget you want to add to a Home screen, then tap and hold it until the edit screen is shown.
4 Release the widget to place it on the Home screen.

If you release the widget on a Home screen where there is not enough room, your device will show the message "No more room on this page" and automatically move the widget to the next available Home screen with adequate room.

How do I add the Widgets on Home screen

Resizing or Removing a WidgetClick to Expand

Resizing a Widget:

Some widgets can be resized. To resize a widget, tap and hold the widget, then release. If the widget can be resized, you will see a frame around the widget. Tap, hold, and drag resize to adjust the size of the widget. When you are satisfied with the new size, release the widget, and tap anywhere outside the widget to exit the edit mode. See the example of a resizable widget below.


To remove a widget:

Step 1: Tap and hold on the item that is present on the home screen
Step 2:
Select Remove from Home

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