How To Get Widgets On Iphone

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Are you an iPhone user who wants to customize their device with widgets? Widgets are a great way to keep up with the information and apps that you use the most. With a few simple steps, you can add widgets to your iPhone and make it easier to access the information and apps you rely on the most.

First, open your home screen by pressing the Home button. Once there, press and hold an empty space unil you begin to see all of your Home Screen apps jiggle. Next, tap the “+” sign at the top of the screen which will open your widget gallery. Here you can scroll or search for widgets that fit your needs. Once you find one that works for you, tap it and then swipe left or right through the size options until you find one that fits. When you’ve chosen the perfect size, lift your finger off of the screen and it will be added to your Home Screen page.

If you want to add widgets from additional applications, tap “Edit” > “Customize” and then press the plus (+) sign next to any widget that interests you. The newly added widgets will appear at the bottom of your Widgets screen and can be removed by tapping on teir minus (-) signs if desired.

Adding widgets is a great way to personalize your iPhone experience by adding quick access points for frequently used inforation and apps. With just a few simple steps, it’s easy to turn your iPhone into an even more convenient device!

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Adding Custom Widgets to an iPhone

To get custom widgets on your iPhone, you need to open the Widgets app. From there, tap the ‘Edit’ button in the top-right corner of the screen and select ‘Customize’. You will then be presented with a list of available widgets from various apps. Tap the plus (+) button next to any widgets that you would like to add and they will appear at the bottom of your Widgets screen. Newly added widgets are listed at the top of the Add Widgets screen; tap the minus (-) sign to remove any you no longer want.

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Adding Widgets to a Home Screen

To put a widget on your Home Screen, begin by touching and holding an empty space on the Home Screen. Then, tap Widgets to access available widgets. Touch and hold a widget that you want to add, and you will see images of your Home Screens. Slide the widget to where you want it to apear and then lift your finger off the screen. Once you have done this, the widget will be added to your Home Screen.

Adding an App Widget to an iPhone

To add an app widget to your iPhone, start by unlocking your phone and going to the Home Screen page where you want to add the widget. Then, press and hold the Home Screen background util the apps begin to jiggle. At the top of the screen, you’ll see a “+” icon; tap this to open the widget gallery. Scroll or search for the specific widget that you want to add, then tap it. Finally, swipe left and right through available size options and select one that best fits your needs. Once you’ve chosen a size, tap “Add Widget” at the bottom of your screen to finish adding it to your Home Screen.

Adding an Aesthetic Widget to an iPhone

To add an aesthetic widget to your iPhone, start by tapping and holding any empty area of your home screen until you enter “wiggle mode.” In this mode, you will see all of the apps on your home screen with a small ‘x’ in the corner. Tap the + sign in the upper left corner to add a widget. Next, select either the Widgetsmith or Color Widgets app (or watever custom widgets app you used) and choose the size of the widget you created. After that, tap Add Widget and your aesthetic widget will be added to your home screen.

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Customizing an iPhone Home Screen

To customize your iPhone home screen, start by pressing and holding an empty area of the screen to enter “jiggle mode”. This will allow you to move your app icons around as desired. You can also add widgets to your home screen in this way by tapping the + icon in the top-left corner, then selecting from the list of avaiable widgets. To further customize your home screen, you can choose different wallpapers and use a feature called App Library, which automatically organizes all of your apps into categories for easy access. You can also use Shortcuts to quickly access specific actions or tasks directly from your home screen. Finally, if you have an iPhone with 3D Touch enabled, you can press firmly on an app icon to open up quick actions for that particular app.

Troubleshooting Widgets Not Showing Up

Widgets may not show up if they have been disabled or are incompatible with the version of Android that is running on your device. To check if this is the case, open Settings, select Apps or Applications, then select the menu icon or More option at the upper-right corner of the screen and choose Show system. Scroll down to the Widget section and make sure the widget is enabled. If it is not enabled, enable it and restart your device. If it is already enabled but stll not appearing, try uninstalling and reinstalling the widget to see if that resolves the issue.


In conclusion, the iPhone is a powerful tool that has revolutionized how people stay connected and interact with their environment. With its intuitive user interface, powerful processing capabilities, and expansive selection of apps and services, it offers users an unbeatable combination of style, convenience and functionality. As technology continues to evolve, the iPhone will continue to be one of the most popular devices on the market for those seeking a way to stay connected and get things done quickly and easily.

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James Walker

James Walker has a deep passion for technology and is our in-house enthusiastic editor. He graduated from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and loves to test the latest gadgets and play with older software (something we’re still trying to figure out about himself). Hailing from Iowa, United States, James loves cats and is an avid hiker in his free time.