While iOS does not allow us to customize the appearance of its home screen, it gives us a lot of control over the widget panel than the leftmost screen on your iPhone. I am very fond of the widget panel on my iPhone as it allows me to quickly check the weather, see my daily activities and events, add notes and perform shortcuts among other things. Since I'm so used to using the widget panel, I find it quite surprising to see other iPhone users who don't take full advantage of it. In fact, not many iPhone users know how to add a new widget to the widget panel. Well, with this article I want to change it since it will show you how to add widgets in iPhone:
Note: while I'm focusing on the iPhone, the widget panel available for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices.
Adding widgets to iPhone
Adding widgets to iPhone very simple. In fact, when you set up your phone for the first time, there are some widgets by default to show you its potential. The best part of using widgets is that you don't need to install apps for different widgets to use them . In fact, most of the apps you already love and use offer a kind of widget that you can use. Here is how you can access the widgets and add it to the widget screen:
- First, swipe from left to right on the home screen to get to the widget screen. Here, find the "Edit" button at the bottom and touch it.
2. On this page, you will see all the widgets you have access to. To add widgets to the screen, touch the green button. Suppose we press the pi button to add the Calendar widget. See, as we move on to the section of added widgets.
3. Likewise, You can remove a widget by pressing the red minus button and then tapping the "Remove" button . Let's say we will remove the "Photos" widget. Also, of course, but remember to press the "Finish" button after making the changes.
This is all there is to do. With a few simple taps, you can add and remove widgets on your iPhone.
Add and remove widgets on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices
As you can see, it's easy enough to add and remove widgets on your iPhone. If you have never used the widget panel of your iPhone, I highly recommend you try it because one of the few things you can customize on the iPhone and it can be really useful if you start using it. Let us know if you found this tutorial practical or not by writing in the comments section below.