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Old July 26th, 2011, 02:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Just got a new Motorola Droid 3 and tring to figure it out. Like, how doI get the current time qnd weather to appear on the home page? My old Droid Eris had it automatically. Any suggestions?

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Old July 26th, 2011, 03:31 PM   #2 (permalink)
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That was a widget. If you longpress anywhere on the home screen, you should see a menu, select widget and look for clock or weather or both. You might have to try a few but if you don't have one you can get one from the market. Beautiful Widgets Lite - Android app on AppBrain is pretty nice.
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Welcome to the AndroidForums, rmentone!

Good to hear from a former Eris user, too! (I still have mine, btw ).

Yeah, lunatic59 (as always ), is right...HTC Sense for the Eris had some built-in widgets already in-place for us.

There should also be lots of widgets out there, both free and paid, that will do the job for you.

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Welcome to the AndroidForums, rmentone!

Good to hear from a former Eris user, too! (I still have mine, btw ).

Yeah, lunatic59 (as always ), is right...HTC Sense for the Eris had some built-in widgets already in-place for us.

There should also be lots of widgets out there, both free and paid, that will do the job for you.

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