Adding a widget to your Home screen

Adding a widget to your Home screen

Widgets make at-a-glance important information and media content easily available. Choose from a selection of widgets and add the most useful ones to your Home screen.

  1. Go to Settings, and then tap Personalize.
  2. Tap Customize home screen.
  3. Tap > Widgets. You can:
    • Swipe to browse through the widgets.
    • Tap to search for specific widgets.
    Note: Some widgets are available in different styles and sizes.
  4. Press and hold and then drag a widget to a home screen thumbnail where you want to add it.
You can also add widgets that allow you to quickly switch on or off certain settings such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

Changing the settings of a widget

You can modify basic settings of some widgets (for example, the Contacts widget) from the Home screen.

  1. Press and hold a widget on your Home screen, and then drag it to .
    The relevant screen where you can change some settings for this widget then opens.
  2. Customize the widget settings.

Resizing a widget

Some widgets can be resized after you've added them to your Home screen.
  1. Press and hold a widget on the Home screen, and then release your finger. If a border appears, that means the widget is resizable.
  2. Drag the sides of the border to enlarge or shrink the widget size.
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