How to use shelf widgets on OnePlus 5

One of the unique features of OnePlus 5 device is Shelf. You can access this shelf feature on your device by swiping right side from home screen. Here’s how to enable and use shelf widgets on OnePlus 5/OnePlus 5T device. In OnePlus 5 shelf widgets, you can see weather, recent app etc. You’ll customize shelf widgets on OnePlus 5 and add any other widgets you want to use.

To add new widgets to tap on floating action button in the bottom right side corner of the screen and choose your favorite widget from list. Also change the text displayed to press & hold the top widget of screen. If you don’t want to see weather info on screen, disable it in your device. Follow below given step by step guide to use shelf widgets on OnePlus 5 devices.


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How to enable and use shelf widgets on OnePlus 5/OnePlus 5T

Use shelf widgets on OnePlus 5

Let see first of all steps to enable/disable shelf on OnePlus 5/5T device. By default enable shelf in your device.

Enable/Disable shelf widgets on OnePlus 5/5T

Step 1: Tap & hold the blank screen on your home screen wallpaper

Step 2: Tap settings

Here you’ll see shelf, swipe down, app shortcuts and icon pack options.

Step 3: Enable/disable shelf in your OnePlus 5

Disable widgets on OnePlus 5

Step 1: Tap & hold the blank screen on your home screen wallpaper

Step 2: Tap widgets

Step 3: Press & hold the widgets you want to delete

Step 4: Drag widget to × remove icon at top of the screen

Let see other useful OnePlus 5/OnePlus 5T home screen tips.

How to disable app shortcuts on OnePlus 5/OnePlus 5T

Just press & hold the app and drag it to your screen to create app shortcut in your device. You can directly reply from this app shortcut from home screen.

Step 1: Tap & hold the blank screen on your home screen wallpaper

Step 2: Tap settings

Step 3: Tap app shortcuts

Step 4: Turn off toggle button of app shortcuts                                                                                                                 

And that’s all. I hope this tutorial helpful to enable and use shelf widgets on OnePlus 5 device. Did you find above tips helpful? Tell us in below comment box, if you have any kind of problem. We will respond as soon as possible.

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