1. imurrx's Avatar
    Has anyone else had this problem? I pulled my phone out of my pocket this afternoon and I noticed that my widgets on the different home screens had disappeared.

    I don't think it is a case of but dialing or but erasing , but I have no idea how it happened.

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    01-28-2014 03:27 PM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Just to be clear, are you talking about widgets like a clock widget, or are you talking about app shortcuts? And are you saying all shortcuts and widgets disappeared, or only some?
    01-28-2014 03:28 PM
  3. snoking's Avatar
    All my direct dial in a folder disappeared a couple days ago. Had the redo them. Lost the google search bar about the same time. Had gotten a remove x in red letters at the top of the screen that I could not make go away. Probably had something to do with at least part of it! Chris

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    01-28-2014 06:24 PM
  4. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    In this case, something like Nova and backing up your launcher would make this a little easier. Just restore the backup and you are good to go.
    01-28-2014 06:33 PM
  5. techitrucker's Avatar
    Happens once in a while when and app with a widget updates in the Play Store. I think it's and Android bug honestly.

    Posted via Android Central App
    01-28-2014 08:24 PM
  6. dmark44's Avatar
    I agree with techitrucker. Are most of these widgets from one particular 3rd party app? If so that app probably did get auto updated by the Play Store.

    I was surprised this bug is still around with Kit Kat. It's the most annoying Android bug I know of.

    Sent from my Moto X
    01-28-2014 09:25 PM
  7. imurrx's Avatar
    The only widgets I had on the home screens were Google's Gmail, Notes, and the Moto X calender. They occupied the full screen.
    01-29-2014 12:37 AM
  8. davidnc's Avatar
    The only time my widgets disappeared was when I booted into safe mode once.When I booted back into normal mode they were still gone,. I fiqured that happened since 3rd party stuff is disabled in safe mode,but that was only time it happened. I dont know why they didnt reappear when I rebooted in normal mode, I just had 2 widgets so just added them back.

    I didnt really have a reason to boot into safe mode just did for grins,lol
    dmark44 likes this.
    01-29-2014 06:01 AM

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