Add Widgets to Home Screen - Samsung Galaxy Tab® 2 (10.1)

Widgets are mini-apps (e.g., weather, clock, calendar, etc.) that can be added to a Home screen. They aren't the same as shortcuts as they generally display info and take up more space than a single icon.

  1. From the preferred Home screen, touch and hold a blank area.
    Home screen
  2. Tap Add to Home screen.
    Home screen menu, Add to home screen
  3. Tap Apps and widgets.
    Add to home screen options menu, Apps and widgets
  4. From the Widgets tab, touch and hold the preferred widget.
    Add to home screen, Widgets menu
  5. When presented, position the widget as preferred then release.
    Add to home screen, position shortcut


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