How to activate widgets on Android?


Hello everyone.

Here is an answer on very popular question: Why widget cannot be launched?
First of all, widget not APP! That’s why it cannot be launched with open button.

You need to go through few steps to activate:

  1. Go to your home screen by pressing HOME button
  2. Press MENU button and then Click on +ADD
  3. Select WIDGETS from list
  4. Find widget which you want to add on your HOME Screen, for example, GPS OnOff widget.

Here are few screenshots with more detailed information about activating widget:

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