Set label clock and weather
To give a unique look to the desktop of your smartphone, as well as facilitate access to the necessary information on your mobile phone, you can set the clock and weather shortcut. The widgets provided in the system will help you with this, or you can download new ones that come as a separate application or together with other software. In this article, you will learn about what such software is, what you need to do to install it.to contents ↑
What is a widget?
A widget is an interface element - it is a primitive graphical interface that has a standard appearance and can perform certain actions.
Important! The word “widget” is fixed for the first time as far back as 1926 in the same meaning as gadget - “contraption, fixture”. It is assumed that the definition of gadget influenced the shape of the word, and it comes from the words which it - “like him, this one”.
This word is also used as the name of the class of auxiliary mini-applications - graphic modules located in the workspace of the corresponding program, and used for entertainment, solving certain problems, decorating the display and quickly receiving the necessary data from the Internet without using a web browser.
Simply put, such mini-programs help us quickly get the necessary information or access to a specific program, object on the Internet or on the device.
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How to add the Weather widget to the smartphone screen?
Setting the clock and weather label on the screen of your smartphone will allow you to quickly receive this data in your city for the next few days. To enable this option, you must do the following:
- First of all, select the desktop on which you want to install the widget.
- Next - by a long press on the screen, call up the context menu in which find the item called “Widgets”.
- After that, a list of all the applications available on your device should appear - both pre-installed and added separately. Tap the one you need and click on it.
- The application should appear on the display in the place where a long press was made on the display.
- By clicking on it, you can move it to any free place, move it to other available desktops, bringing it closer to the edge of the screen.
Important! There is an opportunity to resize these mini-applications: they can be pulled to the desired size. To do this, use the long press to call up the context menu, find the “Resize” item, and edit as you want.
And a few more useful tips will help you customize the appearance of the display of your gadget to your personal tastes and preferences:to contents ↑
As you can see, setting the clock and weather shortcut is very simple, you don’t even have to download additional applications from the Internet. As a result, you will receive a convenient option on the screen of your mobile device, which will always be at your fingertips.