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Widget to display Outlook calendar

I was never able to make any of the "top" calendar widgets, including those recommended here, show my Outlook calendar. They just showed my empty Gmail calendar or Google calendar or whatever. ...
Kate Gregory's user avatar
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"Add widget" option not appearing on home screen

Your phone Motorola Moto E6i is running Android 10 Go. On Android Go the default launcher has no widget support. This is the reason this option is missing. I am not sure if different launcher apps ...
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Widgets not updating anymore

Here's how I tried a solution on huawei cam L21 based on the answers above, and it worked. Settings -> apps -> app_of_widget -> battery -> keep running after screen off...
Faraz Beg's user avatar
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Widgets not updating anymore

Possible solutions you could try if you have the same problem as me (as mentioned by rajatpunkstaa; I just repeat them to be complete but give a vote up there too): Make sure any battery saving apps ...
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Show a piece of a Google Spreadsheet document on Andriod main screen

Many thanks to beeshyams. Here is a way to do what I wanted. This app allows to parse chosen content from any web page and use it as a widget. In order to have a Spreadsheets document as a web page ...
Helyrk's user avatar
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Force resize widget smaller than allowed

This post found a workaround where you change the Display Size option in Android settings to Small, resize the widget, and then change back your display size.
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Google Sheets cell value as a widget

This Q&A page has an answer close to what you mentioned: First, you can set up your Google Sheet to be "published," which essentially makes it a web page, so the caveat here is that you'...
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Why don't I see Twitter's homescreen widget on my Android?

Sorry, the Twitter widget is gone. The Twitter widget was removed from service in the newer versions since release 6.8.0. See the report dated July 26, 2015 from Android Police. It is possible the ...
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Widgets not updating anymore

This happened to me quite time ago. Make sure you're not using Greenify or some other app to hibernate your apps. If you hibernate those apps then they won't be able to update because they are not ...
rajatpunkstaa's user avatar
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Change temperature unit on Total Launcher

Go to the Total Launcher Options screen, then select Behavior. Towards the bottom is a checkbox to Use US customary units.
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Location consent annoyance

If your device is rooted and you're using the XPosed framework, the Deny Location Consent might be what you're looking for: Disable the annoying "Improve location accuracy?" dialog and always ...
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How to hide calendar but receive reminder notifications?

I know the original post is now ancient but I haven't found any recent discussion on this and I believe the behavior is still basically the same. That is, if a calendar is "hidden" on your mobile ...
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Widgets not updating anymore

For me solution that worked is going to settings->Device->Battery and turned off Standby intelligent power saving.
Iftikhar Ahmad's user avatar
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Shortcut/Widget to set a reminder in Google Now

Note 5 - Nova Launcher - Android v6.0.1 (and yes, i am still waiting for the update in AUSTRALIA) find the Google Calender app on your phone (mine is in the drawer) Press/hold the icon to launch the ...
Brett Lewis's user avatar
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Create a widget/shortcut to an app URL?

I'm the creator of the HTTP Request Shortcuts app, and I believe it can be used for what you're describing. You can try this: Open the HTTP Shortcuts app Click the + button at the bottom right to ...
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Google search bar widget closes keyboard after typing one letter

I have the same issue on my Samsung S22 Ultra but found a possible work-around online. I wish I could acknowledge the individual who posted the work-around, but I'll have to find him or her back. The ...
Dave Horne's user avatar
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Can I customize a widget icon from an app I don't develop?

It seems it's impossible to customize the icon of an existing widget. But depending on the app, we may be able to create a widget that launches an external application. (Old) Source for Shazam: https:/...
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Add multiple identical homescreen widgets on Realme devices

In Realme UI. you can only add one widget at a time. The user can't add same widgets multiple widgets. However there is trick, use Launchers like nova etc. Where you can add multiple widgets. :)
Mag's user avatar
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Why do widgets disappear after running out of battery?

Are you installing apps on your SD card? If so this is the main reason for this to happen. Apps having widget functionalities should be installed in phone storage . Some app even give you a small pop ...
Pramesh Bajracharya's user avatar
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How do I display two different calendars exclusively on 2 different widget?

I don't think it is possible as mentioned in Google forum- though that's about two years old You would need a third party widget for that- see Izzy's Calendar widgets collection. I tried Widget What ...
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How to have Firefox Widget for Bookmarks?

I recently switched from Chrome to Firefox and found that the bookmark widget is still not existing in 2022. So I make one. It is still in beta. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=net....
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How to have Firefox Widget for Bookmarks?

Unfortunately, Firefox doesn't have a bookmarks widget, as stated here You can definitely send your request to them. To do that, open Firefox, go to the menu-> settings -> Mozilla Firefox -> give ...
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How to change lock screen clock display on Samsung Galaxy A3?

To change the clock style on the A3: go to Apps>Settings>Lock screen & security>Always on display. Select the digital clock then click on clock style (bottom left)>select the face of your choice. ...
Dave Evans's user avatar
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Daily data usage on home screen

I think this 3rd party widget will do it. It says that it can be customized. Data Counter PS: Sorry for not using the comments field.
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Remote control widget

Questions like that are off-topic, man. However, there is already an app like it. ONLY ONE CAN REMAIN Ahem, Try the Smart Remote app. Now, I know it's by Samsung (So you are choosing to install ...
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Make specific App into widget?

If you are asking, can one directly reach the temperature controls without logging into the app, the answer is no. Since the app doesn't have activities that can be pulled and placed as widgets. ...
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Phone is killing important background/sync processes (Wiko Lenny 3) – what to do?

I bought a Wiko Lenny 3 in France 3 months ago. I immediately loved the device as I was primarily using it as a development device with Android 6.0. I write code for a living. I noticed OneClean and ...
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Widgets not updating anymore

For me following worked under Android 9: Settings -> Smart Assistant ->Appblocker (which is enabled) -> selecting the app: disabling following options: 1. Boot blocker 2. Start blocker 3. Background ...
Georg's user avatar
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Can I put a widget inside a folder?

Almost 6 years since the question was asked, but posting it here since I myself had been here on this page looking for a way to put widgets in folders, about 2 years back. Frustrated by the lack of a ...
Androbean Studio's user avatar
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Can I put a widget inside a folder?

Yandex launcher.It's free and I'm using it. It have some pretty cool features and nice clean looking. Its fast and can put widgets inside folders. this is the play store link: https://play.google....
Vishwa Praveen's user avatar

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