Managing Apps and Widgets

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge on Android 7.0.0

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Learn how to use modules, also known as widgets, to help you keep important information at the tips of your fingers. Widgets allow you to do things such as preview upcoming events, see recent emails, and have access to your favorite contacts. You can place apps on your home screen similar to how you place widgets to your home screen.

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    From the Home screen, swipe to a screen with empty space.

    The indicator is towards the right.
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    Touch and hold an empty space.

    The indicator is in the center.
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    Tap Widgets.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
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    Select a widget category.

    The indicator is in the top left.
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    Touch and hold the widget you'd like to use.

    The indicator is towards the left.
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    Drag the widget to a new location.

    The indicator is in the center.
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    Tap the Back button to save your changes.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
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    To move a widget or app, touch and hold it.

    The indicator is in the center.
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    Drag the widget to a new location.

    The indicator is in the center.
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    Tap outside the widget to save your changes.

    The indicator is in the center.
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    To resize, touch and hold the widget.

    The indicator is in the center.
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    Drag the blue borders to a new size.

    The indicator is towards the right.
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    Tap outside the widget to save your changes.

    The indicator is towards the right.
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    To remove a widget, touch and hold the widget.

    The indicator is towards the left.
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    Drag it to Remove.

    The indicator is towards the left.
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