no icon for the stock weather app?

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    I'm a brand new RAZR MAXX user. I was at first disappointed to not find a stock weather app (it's not in the app list), until my daughter showed me that she gets it with a widget. So, I've now got the weather widget on the screen and it works well.

    However, I don't want/need the widget. It takes up too much space and I just don't need the info to be that handy. I just want an icon that I can press to see the weather (like all my other app icons). Does anyone know how I can get at the stock weather app via an icon?

    (I prefer not to install another weather app just so I can have an icon. The stock app works well.)
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    I have WeatherBug and it runs in the background. I have a notification in the system tray, and it will let me know when there is severe weather.
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    If you use the stock weather widget you mentioned you can long press it, release, then you can resize it to the size of a icon. Then when you press on it it will show the forecast
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    droid razr maxximized!!!!
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    hi where did you manage to find the stock weather widget? I've been searching for a while now :/

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    Menu-Add-Widgey
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    Oops
    Widget
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    thanks!
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    Press down on an open area of your sreen for a few seconds. A menu will come up with several options including Widgets. Hit the widgets and you will be overcome with choices...
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