The home screen of the HTC U12+ can be filled with widgets. A widget is an app component that displays a specific piece of information or part of an app. Typical widgets are weather and calendar widgets.
To add such a widget to the home screen of the HTC U12+:
1. Press and hold an empty space on the Home screen
2. A menu will open at the bottom of the screen where you will need to select "Widgets"
3. Scroll through the widgets until you find a suitable one
4. Press and hold it so that it can be placed on the Home screen of the HTC U12+
5. If the widget is in the right place, release it to place it.
You will now know how to place a widget on the HTC U12+.