Customize your Search widget

You can control the color, shape, and transparency of the Search widget that appears on your Android phone or tablet.

  1. Add the Search widget to your homepage if you haven’t already. Learn how to add a widget.
  2. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google app Google Search.
  3. At the bottom right, tap More More and then Customize widget.
  4. At the bottom, tap the icons to customize the color, shape, transparency and Google logo.
  5. When you’re finished, tap Done.

Reset your Search widget settings

You can reset your widget to default. If you reset the widget to default or clear your Google app data, your customization settings will be reset.

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google app Google Search.
  2. At the bottom right, tap More More and then Customize widget.
  3. At the bottom, tap Reset to default style and then Done.

Remove the Search widget

You can remove the Search widget from your phone or tablet. Learn how to remove an app, shortcut, widget, or group.

If you're on an older device, you may not be able to remove the Search widget from your phone or tablet.

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