How to use widgets on iOS 8

This article shows a quick tip on how to use widgets on iOS 8. Check inside for a quick tutorial.


So Apple users can finally boast of using widgets, unlike Android users who have been using this feature since a long time.

Apple has launched the feature to customize widgets in iOS 8, however, like Android, iOS users will not be able to use widgets on the home screen, because Apple is pretty particular about having a clean and original home screen. The widgets in iOS will be grouped under the today tab, which will make them easily accessible without changing the look of the home screen.

This post is all about a quick tip which will show you on how to use widgets on iOS 8.

  • Swipe down from the top of your screen right to the bottom, so that it displays the notification center. Scroll to the bottom of the screen and tap on edit.
  • You will get a list of the active widgets along with the inactive widgets. Tapping onto the green icon will make a widget active, and the same way, tapping onto the red icon will inactive a widget. Accordingly select the widgets which you want to show up on the screen

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Harry Potter

An engineering graduate, Harry turned to writing after a couple of years of experience in core technology field. At The iBulletin, Harry covers latest updates related to trending apps & games on the app store.


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