How to Adjust the Size of Your Home Screen Widgets in iOS 14

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Having widgets on your iPhone Home screen is a fun and helpful way to keep info and pictures at your fingertips. Being able to choose the size of the widgets can help you maximize its benefit, either saving space for your other apps and widgets or featuring it so it's big and easy to read. Here's how to choose the size of your widgets in iOS 14.

How to Adjust the Size of the Widgets on the iPhone Home Screen in iOS 14

  1. Long press on your Home screen until the icons start to wiggle.
  2. Tap the Add (+) button in the top left corner.
  3. Select the widget you'd like to adjust the size of.

  4. Swipe through the size options until you find the one you want.
  5. Tap Add Widget.

This is another great way to customize your iPhone Home screen and make it just what you want. For more great tutorials on Apple products, check out our Tip of the Day. Next, learn about the 10 coolest widgets you can add to your Lock Screen once you download iOS 16!

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Amy Spitzfaden–Both

Amy Spitzfaden Both is a Feature Writer at iPhone Life, an award-winning novelist, and an iPhone enthusiast. Over the past decade, her work in the publishing industry has included live coverage of industry events including the Yale Publishing Course and Magazine Innovation’s ACT 9 Experience, providing editing services for several start-up publishing houses, and acting as newsstand consultant for magazines such as The Old Farmer’s Almanac and The New York Review of Books. She graduated from M.I.U. with a Bachelor’s in Literature and Writing, and has gone on to publish two novels and two short stories. Her debut novel Untold won the 2014 Chelson Award for Fiction.
Writing everything from book reviews to skincare tips, Amy discovered a passion for bringing exciting and useful information to even the most casual researcher. The mix of usability and endless possibilities is what drew her to Apple products originally, and the more she learns, the more she loves.
Amy lives in New Hampshire with her husband and daughter. When she’s not writing or glued to her iPhone, she enjoys hiking, traveling, and creating her own tea blends.