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That doesn't mean there aren't still useful widgets, though. Users of Windows Vista and Windows 7 were able to add their desktop gadgets to the sidebar, a panel down the right-hand side of the desktop (invisible in Windows 7) where the gadgets could be placed.Various information could be displayed on your desktop with these tools, from the time and current weather, to your CPU speed (you can fix this if it’s too high If your computer fans frequently hit top speeds, it's a sign that your CPU is fully loaded. That's annoying, especially if you're not actually doing anything.) and any RSS feeds you were subscribed to.This new addition means users can change the default search engine used by the new widget – transforming the widget into a quick shortcut for any third-party engine provider.Google will purportedly ask users to choose a default search engine for the Chrome widget when setting up a new device.With the arrival of Windows Vista, there was a move towards desktop-based mini apps, along with browser-based mini apps.The latter could be seen in the much-missed i Google Relegated to a separate desktop since Lion, developers seem to have abandoned the Dashboard in favor of making apps for the i Phone.
Windows 10 has already proved successful as a combination of Windows 8 and Windows 7, merging the live tiles with the Start menu The Windows 10 Start Menu combines classic elements with modern tiles. We'll give you tips and reveal tricks for customizing the entire Start Menu to your preferences.
Unfortunately this pop-up dialogue box will only be available to users in China and Russia.
However, some users have been able to access the functionality by downloading Chrome Canary – the experimental (and at times, unstable) version of the browser that gets features much faster than the standard Chrome app.
If you find that your Windows 7 Gadgets are not wotking properly, here are a few troubleshooting steps you may want to try out. Your calendar gadget may even display without dates!
Maybe you are facing issues with Gadgets not opening or hogging too much memory, or maybe sometimes the Calendar gadget just won’t show anything in it! Go to Control Panel and change the View to Category. If this problem occurs even if you tried the prescribed troubleshooting steps, including a System Restore or after running the System File Checker, then try this!
The demise of Windows Phone follows several popular apps including Whats App ditching several versions of Microsoft's mobile operating system over the past two years.