If you have updated your devices to iOS 14 / iPadOS 14, you have access to all new Timepage widgets that can be added right onto your home screen. You choose from different sizes and arrange them in a way that suits you. Widget colours match your app theme. You can add multiple instances of the same widget and configure them to show different things.
- Ensure you have updated your devices to the latest operating system by following the Apple instructions here.
- To add widgets to your home screen, tap and hold an empty area until the app icons jiggle, then press the + button and select Timepage from the list (detailed instructions here.)
Tap an event to open it directly in Timepage and tap an Action to open it in Actions. You can customise the theme in the widget settings and choose whether to display Actions for medium and large sizes. Events will automatically remove themselves once they have passed.
The small widget shows the next remaining events coming up on your schedule. Tapping takes you straight to today in Timepage.
You’ll see the date on the left and what events are coming up for today. If you also use our to-do app Actions, you’ll see your first three next scheduled Actions on the right hand side. Tapping your schedule takes you to Timepage and tapping your Actions launches the Actions app.
A combination of the date, schedule, actions and weather. Tapping on each section will deep link you into the app.
Conditions for your current location with customisable theme.
The current temperature and conditions.
See the temperature high and low, humidity and forecast for the day. Detailed condition information is shown for the next five hours.
Heatmap (Month Calendar)
Available in medium and large.
The heatmap shows you how busy or available you are at a glance by how strongly the date circles are represented. Tap any date to open it in Timepage.
The medium size shows two weeks, the large size shows the full month.
- Theme: match the current Timepage theme, or choose a theme just for this widget
- Calendar: use the existing visible calendars from Timepage, or select a custom group of calendars.
- Show All Day events
- Show Week Numbers
- Show Month Title
Available in medium size.
The countdown widget is a great way to look forward to exciting events coming up, right on your homescreen. You can choose the event directly from the widget editor, as well as a matching icon and theme. When your event has past, it optionally starts showing the time that has passed since the event.
You can configure the countdown widget to be connected to an existing calendar event in Timepage by selecting “Search” in the Event Picker option then tapping “Event - Choose”.
Alternatively, you can select “Custom” for Event Picker and enter event details straight into the widget. For “Custom Event Date” type the exact date and time you want to count down to, e.g. “1/6/22 7pm”. The subtitle text will confirm your entered date.
- Choose an icon from the list to be displayed on the widget
- Select a custom theme (default will use Timepage theme)
- Allow the widget to automatically show the time since the event has occurred by enabling “Past events count-up)
Add New Event
Available in small and medium sizes.
This widget is the quickest way to add a new event to your calendar. You can choose which calendar the button adds the event to, with up to three configurable buttons for the medium size.
- Choose whether to use a plus icon or Timepage icon for the button
- Enable the “Open Date Picker” option to show date selection first when the button is tapped. If this is disabled, the quick add will default to adding an event to the current day. Upcoming Event
Available in small and medium sizes. See the next event on your calendar with time and attendee initials.
- Weather conditions are shown on the medium size only.
- Choose your travel mode (drive, bike, walk) for travel time estimates.
Available in the small widget size, you can see how long it will take to travel to your next event. Choose your preferred transport method from the settings (drive, bike, walk). Enable “Advanced Travel Modes” for some whimsical fun.
This Day in History
Available in the medium size, enjoy learning about significant historical events that happened on this day.
Available in the small size, you can choose whether the time is shown with an analogue or digital face, customise the theme and toggle whether the day name is shown.
Available in the small size this widget shows the current day name with optional date and custom theme.
A small size widget that shows the current date. You can choose whether to show the month name, which theme to use and whether to use an alternate calendar (Chinese Lunar, Hebrew or Islamic).
Previous Generation Widgets
Prior to iOS 14, Timepage had widgets for weather, countdown, month and today. These are being phased out and replaced with iOS 14 style widgets, but in the meantime you can still use them on the original widget screen available by swiping to the left of the first home screen. To set them up:
- Swipe to the left of your first home screen
- Tap Edit on the bottom of the screen
- Tap Customise on the bottom of the screen
- Add the old Timepage widgets from the list