The month calendar widget gives you a great overview of your events for the month. When you select a day in the calendar widget, you will see the appointments for that day listed in a scrollable list under the calendar.
If you are not familiar with adding widgets on your home screen, check out our tutorial.
- Selecting the day and date in the header open the default calendar view. You can change the default view for the widgets in the preferences.
- Select a day in the month calendar widget to view the events for that day in a scrollable list below the calendar.
- Tapping on an event opens the event screen.
- Use the arrows to navigate to the next or previous month.
In the widget configuration window, you can customize your widget to your preferences.
When you select "Widget Type", you can choose up to 6 different widget types. Thanks to the live preview of the widget type, you can see how the widget type will look like on your home screen. Scroll through the list to access all the widget types.
When you select "Theme", you can choose up to 9 different widget themes. Thanks to the live preview of the widget theme, you can check if the widget theme will suit your home screen background.
When you select "Font size", you can apply the font size preset for your widget, saving you all the trouble of adjusting the font size for all the individual items.
When you select "Font style", you can choose from a variety of font style to suit your widget design.
When you select calendars to display, you can choose which calendars to show up in one specific widget. For example you can create one widget for work appointments and another for personal events. (DigiCal+ only).
Here, we will continue explaining the event options. You can choose to whether the "all-day event" description is shown in your all day events in the widget. You can also select if event location is shown in the widgets. To learn how you can easy add locations in your events.
You can also choose to change the header title size and the background colors.
For the weather options: you can choose whether the weather forecast and temperature to be shown. You can also change the temperature colors, temperature size and the weather icon size.
When you select "Weather icon size", you can adjust the size of the weather icon with a live preview of size.
You can also choose to adjust the colors of all the widget items instead of making use of our widget themes.
You can make use of the color picker to change the color, opacity and the transparency level.
You can also choose to adjust the font size for all the widget items, and go beyond the font size customization offered by the font size presets.
When you adjust the font size, a live preview of the size will be shown, giving you a better idea of how it will look like in the widget.
You can also adjust the selection border and the colors.
Select "Selection border" to adjust the selection border.