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Add Widget Widget size Delete a Widget Remove Google search Move widget

Add Widget

Widgets are useful little programs that show the content of many installed apps shown clearly on your home screen. If you installed for example a stock market app on your Huawei device, the fitting app will show stock prices that are may of interest for the user. Widgets can be installed and uninstalled fast and can be placed on the home screen.

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Tap and hold a  free space  on your home screen
Step 2:  Tap on  Widgets
Step 3:  Choose a  Widget
Step 4:  Tap on your  preferred option
Step 5:  Tap on a  free space  on your home screen
  1. Tap and hold a free space on your home screen
  2. Tap on Widgets
  3. Choose a Widget
  4. Tap on your preferred option
  5. Tap on a free space on your home screen

Widget size

Most of the added widgets can be edited to change the size, to keep the Huawei home screen nice and tidy.

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Tap and hold a  Widget
Step 2:  Pull on the  points  that  frame  the widget to change the size
Step 3:  Tap on a  free space  to end editing
  1. Tap and hold a Widget
  2. Pull on the points that frame the widget to change the size
  3. Tap on a free space to end editing

Delete a Widget

As useful as Widgets are, sometimes there are reasons to delete them. Be it space problems, outdated content or a intensive data consumption. Widgets can be deleted easily from your Huawei home screen.

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Tap and hold the  Widget  to delete
Step 2:  Tap on  Remove
Step 3:  Confirm with  Remove
  1. Tap and hold the Widget to delete
  2. Tap on Remove
  3. Confirm with Remove

After the initial setup of the Huawei smartphone, we are presented by default with the Google search bar on the home screen, which can be removed like a normal widget to make room and personalize the home screen according to our own wishes.

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Tap and hold the  Google search bar
Step 2:  Tap on  Remove
Step 3:  Confirm with  Remove
  1. Tap and hold the Google search bar
  2. Tap on Remove
  3. Confirm with Remove

Move widget

The added widgets on the start screen of the Huawei smartphone can be moved afterwards, if the current position is felt as disturbing.

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Tap and hold the  widget
Step 2:  Drag the  widget  on a desired position
Step 3:  Release the  widget
  1. Tap and hold the widget
  2. Drag the widget on a desired position
  3. Release the widget

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