I've seen people crop off part of a widget to make it take up less space. Is there any readily-available way to do this on an HTC phone with Sense (Droid Incredible, to be specific)?


If you purchase the paid version of launcher pro you can crop widgets. Just long press on a widget with Launcher Pro installed and running, and then let go. It should be highlighted in an off orange/yellow color. In the lower right corner is a little arrow type icon, click this and drag to crop the widget.

Not sure how to do this otherwise.

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    The downside is you can't do use Sense widgets in Launcher Pro (AFAIK) – Bryan Denny Sep 28 '10 at 21:11
  • True but for most HTC widgets there are alternatives that give almost the same functionality. I just wish HTC would buy out the Launcher Pro team so we had a choice of launcher and both would work with widgets. That would be sweet! – Webs Sep 28 '10 at 21:14
  • If I decide I don't like Launcher Pro, will I be able to uninstall it and get my Sense UI and widgets back? – keithjgrant Sep 29 '10 at 16:18
  • Yes, as long as you don't clear defaults or cache for Sense you should lose anything. think of launchers as another desktop that will run on top of Sense. In fact I also recommend downloading Home Switcher as well. That way you can easily go back and forth till you decide which one you like better. – Webs Sep 29 '10 at 17:00
  • FYI: In the unpaid version of Launcher Pro you can resize widgets when you add them. – Joe Casadonte Sep 29 '10 at 18:08

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