Widgets are small applications that you can use directly on your Homescreen. They also
function as shortcuts. For example, the Weather widget allows you to see basic weather
information directly on your Homescreen. When you tap the widget, the full Weather
application opens. You can download additional widgets from Google Play™.
To Add a Widget to the Homescreen
Touch and hold any empty area on your
Home screen until the device vibrates,
Find and tap the widget you want to add.
To Resize a Widget
Touch and hold a widget until the device vibrates, and then release it. If the widget
can be resized, for example, the Calendar widget, then a highlighted frame and
resizing dots appear.
Drag the dots inward or outward to shrink or expand the widget.
To confirm the new size of the widget, tap anywhere on the
To Move a Widget
Touch and hold the widget until the device vibrates, and then drag it to the new
To Remove a Widget
Touch and hold the widget until the device vibrates, and then drag it to
from home screen.