Google Now has a weather widget based on your location that brings a fun little frog to the interface. Users who often use the feature can add a shortcut icon on the Android home screen. That way, one tap is enough to see the day's forecast without having to access Google's virtual assistant.
In the following tutorial, check out how to add the shortcut to Google Weather with the frog on your phone's home screen. The procedure was performed on a Motorola Moto E5 Plus, with Android 8.0 Oreo, but the tips also apply to other devices with the robot system.
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Learn how to add a weather forecast shortcut on Android Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
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Step 1. Access Google Now. To do this, swipe the Android home screen to the right. Then tap on the weather forecast at the top;
Open Google Now weather forecast to add shortcut home screen Photo: Play / Helito Beggiora
Step 2. Now tap on the right menu button of your city name, and go to "Add Home Screen". Hold the sun cone and drag to the desired position;
Adding weather forecast shortcut to Android home screen Photo: Play / Helito Beggiora
Step 3. Whenever you want to check the weather forecast, just tap on the "Weather" icon to open the day's forecast without having to access Google Now.
Google Weather shortcut on Android home screen Photo: Playback / Helito Beggiora
Ready! Take advantage of the tips for adding the Google Weather frog shortcut to your phone's home screen.
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