Windows 7

Guide to Gadgets in Windows 7

Written by Ian Carnaghan · 36 sec read >

Q: What are Gadgets in Windows 7?

A: Gadgets put information, e.g fun, news, pictures on your Desktop. They are fun and useful.


Q: How do you add Gadgets?

ARight click on the Desktop and select Gadgets from the MenuDouble click on the Gadget you want on the Desktop


Q: How do you view Gadgets?

A: Press Windows Key and G together


Q: How do you remove a Gadget from the Desktop?

A: Hover over the Gadget you want to remove and click on the Close button that appears


Q: How do you download new Gadgets?

ARight click on the Desktop and select Gadgets from the menu. Click the Get more gadgets online link at the bottom of the window, click the Desktop gadgets tab, and click the Download button for the Gadget you want to download.


Q: How to view a Gadgets options?

A: Hover over the Gadget, then click the Options button to view and changesettings for the Gadget

Last Updated On March 24, 2018
Written by Ian Carnaghan
I am a software developer and online educator who likes to keep up with all the latest in technology. I also manage cloud infrastructure, continuous monitoring, DevOps processes, security, and continuous integration and deployment. Profile

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