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How to create quick single-tap iOS webhook “buttons”

TL;DR: Is there an app (or some other means) that would allow me to create a grid of webhook buttons (which accept a json string) that work like the example in this video (i.e. single tap to issue ...
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Create a shortcut/widget to an Accessibility feature

I would like to build a shortcut to General -> Accessibility -> MFI Hearing Devices -> Adam Hearing Devices -> Stream to left hearing device, and toggle that off/on. I've been searching the Shortcuts ...
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Show custom image in Mac OS Mojave Dashboard

I really like the Dashboard overlay in Mac OS Mojave. Can I add a widget to show an jpg image in the dashboard? Thank you for reading.
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Where'd My iTunes Today Widget Go?

The iTunes extensions has vanished as an optional widget for my Notification Center. How do I get it to unvanish? I tried the solution in this post, which was to run: /System/Library/Frameworks/...
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A way for whole Calendar to show after swiping down in Iphone

I want to see the whole calendar after swiping down. The part where the widgets are. Basically, when you swipe down, you can see the current date but when you try to click it, nothing happens. When ...
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How to use Notification Center widgets on Desktop?

Many times when I am working, I reference stuff from Notification center, (calculator, stocks, calendar, 3rd party, etc.). But as soon as I click on anything outside of notification center, ...
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Unable to change the order of widgets in Yosemite Notification Center Today View

I tried clicking on Edit and then dragging the widgets around. I also tried doing so from the System Preferences Extensions pane. And either ways, I am successfully able to change the order in which ...
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How can I bring back my world clock widget?

I love my world clock widget, but today I don't see it. How can I bring it back?
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Missing Notification Center Widgets & Share Extensions

Half of my Notification Center widgets (most importantly, Weather) suddenly disappeared, and can no longer be added back by clicking Edit at the bottom of the Notification Center. Those that remain, ...
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Where are widget screen positions (coordinates) stored?

I keep a widget open on my desktop on my secondary monitor. Went away on vacation. No external monitor. The widget was "trapped" offscreen and active. I tried looking in the preferences file for that ...
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Path to the Folder where Widgets are stored!

There are lots of useless widgets in the notification center of macOS, so does anyone knows where these widgets are stored in the system, I want the path to that folder in-order to remove the useless ...
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Notification Center iTunes widget bug?

Does the iTunes notification center (Today view) not display the track for live streams? Mine only shows for tracks in my library. In the case of live streams, it is simply blank. The main iTunes ...
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Stocks widget will not let me add new stock

I'm trying to add new stocks to my stock widget but it won't let me do so. It validates the symbol and then does nothing. I have to remove a current stock and then only will it let me add a new one. ...
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Does a 'low backlight dimmed constantly turned on screen' use battery & can it burn in?

TL;DR: Can a smartphone LCD screen burn in when emitting nearly no light, but just dark dimmed pixels? And could, by such way, a screen-on time of 8 hours be achieved? I'm designing a concept that ...
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“Today summary” widget in notification centre displays strange behaviour

I have upgraded from El Capitan to Sierra a couple of weeks ago. Today, I have been experimenting with widgets in Notification Centre and came across this puzzling issue. I am not sure whether it is a ...
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How to add a custom widget to IOS 10? (Website)

Is there any way to add a widget from a website to iOS? I'm not familiar with xCode, plus there's an annual fee of $99 to publish an app. Is there any way to add a widget from a website, similar to ...
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Can’t add clock to world clock widget in El Capitan

Whenever I try to add a clock to the World Clock widget in the Today area of Notification Center, it never gets added. Sometimes I can’t even search for the city I want to add. However, whenever I am ...
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How to convert OS X Dashboard widget to desktop app?

I would like to convert a OS X Dashboard widget to a desktop app, namely the Stocks widget. I understand I could move the widget to the desktop using terminal to enable developer mode for Dashboard ...
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Display Photo from URL in iOS 8 Today View Widget

I've got a old web cam that takes an image every 5 minutes and uploads it to an FTP site (which I can access from an http url). I'm looking for a simple iOS 8 today view widget that I can point to ...
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Putting “widgets” on Mac desktop

Is there any software to put certain "widgets" on the desktop, such as notes or a clock? I would like to have apps permanently affixed there, rather than being open as separate apps or hovering over ...
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Does Apple approve widget-only iOS apps?

Does anybody know if Apple will approve an app whose sole purpose is to provide one (or several) today widget(s)? Somehow I have a feeling that they won't, but the fact that keyboard-only (or crappy ...
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Are there still working photo widgets?

Under previous Mac OS's there were widgets like "Modern Moments" and "Desk Photo" to display photos on the Dashboard. I tried them under Mac OS 10.10(.1) and they do not seem to be working. I'd like ...
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Yahoo Widgets - crashing - clean uninstall

Anyone remember Konfabulator / Yahoo Widgets? Anyone still use it/ them? Well, I do… to track my IP, and put rotating pictures on my desktop. Pretty low-level stuff, but it's been part of my desktop ...
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Showing all reminders in iOS 8 widget

I love using the Reminders app for my todo list, and a big part of that is that you can just pull down the "Today" menu and see all your current todos, and check off any you've completed. But now on ...
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Shortcut key to send new Messages.app text

I was wondering if there is a way to have a system wide shortcut key to display Messages.app with the "New Message" window open so that I can quickly send messages. Something like the little popup in ...
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How do I get the weather widget in the Notifications Center of the iPad?

This is driving me crazy because I see this in notification center in a lot of a screenshots for iOS reviews: What is the app that adds weather to the notification center?
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Is there a dashboard widget for displaying (and monitoring or reloading) plain text files?

I use todo.txt as a todo list manager, and so my todo list is saved as a text file. I'd like for there to be a widget that monitors text files, so that it's not on my desktop, but in my dashboard. Is ...
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My dashboard widgets are “inactive” since Lion upgrade

Since my upgrade from Snow Leopard to Lion, my dashboard widgets are inactive. I can enter the dashboard, move widgets around, add and remove them, but their content is not updated and I cannot ...
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Use widgets on Desktop Lion

How can I use my widgets on the desktop in Lion? I have done defaults write com.apple.dashboard demoed yes But, when I click and hold and hit dashboard, it stays on the dashboard. How can I use ...