Windows Gadgets - special mini-programs that make it easy and simplify the work on the computer, allowing the user right on your desktop for more information.
You will need
- - PC with Windows operating system.
To configure the gadget, you do not have any additional skills. In Windows - all extremely simple. The main thing - to decide what kind of gadget you want to install on the screen.
Installing additional informationicons in two ways. Which one you feel most comfortable, you decide. To use the first method of installation of the gadget, you'll need to click on the screen and right-click the drop-down box, select "Gadgets". Click on the link and in the window, where the list of available mini-programs will be presented, select the one who is going to fill up your desktop. In a standard build of Windows it represented only a small part of the gadget. Including - calendar, clock, currency, puzzle, headline news feeds for you to be aware of all the events, the CPU indicator, weather, slideshow.
Select the desired widget and place it onyour desktop by double-clicking. Then you can drag the icon to any location of the screen. You can also configure the gadget on your own. In particular, you can resize it, set certain parameters. For example, when setting the clock, you can change the name of the watch, their appearance, time zone, whether to show the second hand or not. When setting the calendar following options are available: Change the size and species. To use them, press the corresponding button on the panel to the right of the gadget. For convenience, when you hover over an icon appears description of the functions.
Also, electronic gadgets can be set in a different way. To do this, click "Start", then select "Control Panel". Open it and find the option "Desktop Gadgets." Press the button and from the list presented in the new window, select the desired item. At any time, with the help of the same side of the toolbar, you can also disable the widget or collapse icon.