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Alternatives to Existing Widgets

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by RJT185, Sep 17, 2010.

  1. RJT185

    RJT185 Well-Known Member
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    For those of you who have gone outside of the pre-installed options, what are you favorite sources for Widgets?

    Share with the rest of us! :)
     

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  2. Super_Six_Two

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    I use Beautiful widgets for my home screen as well as calwidget for my calendar. I also use BattStat for text display of my battery level
     
  3. Redflea

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    +1 Beautiful Widgets - for the Beautiful Home Weather Widget (clock and weather).

    WifiWidget

    Launcher Pro Plus widgets (Bookmarks, People, Calendar, Facebook, etc.)
     
  4. Super_Six_Two

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    How is the launcher pro plus calendar widget? I haven't been able to find a pic of it anywhere.
     
  5. Redflea

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    Pretty cool..has agenda and Month view, you can switch between the two views with a tap. Haven't had any issues with it. Scrolls smoothly.

    The only thing I'd like to change is to increase the font used in it, it's just a little smaller than I'd like.
     
  6. RJT185

    RJT185 Well-Known Member
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    Used to be when I used ATK before reading all about how Froyo renders it useless, if you ran ATK your pre-installed widgets would "freeze" so if you ran it at 4:30pm your clock would read that until you restarted the widget. So I stopped using task killers, but now I want to see about also using non-preinstalled widgets.

    Thanks for the input folks!!!
     

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