You can refine your Samsung Galaxy S8 home screen with so-called widgets. These are small windows where you can access information and features from apps directly from your home screen.
However, such a widget must be added and placed before use. In our article we describe exactly how to add such a widget to the start screen and also how to delete it again.
Add a widget to the Samsung Galaxy S8 home screen
To add a widget, press a finger on a free area of the home screen. This will now show a menu bar. In this select "widgets". You can now scroll through the various widgets currently available on the Samsung Galaxy S8.
To place the widget, press and hold it long until it is lifted off and can be placed on the home screen. Do not remove the finger from the display until you have the right place for your widget.
You have now successfully added a widget to the Samsung Galaxy S8 home screen
Removing the Widget from the Samsung Galaxy S8 home screen
To delete a widget again, simply hold down the widget for a long time until a small pop up appears. Select “Delete”. You now know methods to add a widget on the Samsung Galaxy S8 home screen or even to delete it again.