Weather Widget

Weather Widget

Add a Weather Widget to your Desktop or Panel

Many people find it convenient to have the weather forcast or current weather at their fingertips. This guide will help you do just that!

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Background

Background

Adding a Weather Widget, or any applet in Plasma, is easy. Widgets and applets are one of the things that makes Plasma so unique to other desktops. While this widget is built-in, there are many more made by other users in the KDE Store.

There are two methods, the latter of which is described in this Guided Solution:

Add Weather Widget to the System Tray

Add Weather Widget to the System Tray

Once set-up, this will become an easy at-a-glance way to see your current weather. You can click on it for more detailed information, such as your current forecast.

Troubleshooting

Content will be added as needed.

Revisions

This is a partial revision history. See the git repository for all entries.

Disclaimer

We try hard to provide a useful solution validated by professionals. However, we cannot anticipate every situation, and therefore cannot guarantee this procedure will work for your needs. Always backup your data and test the solution to determine the correct procedure for you.

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