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File Type Windows Gadget IconWindows Gadget
File Format Proprietary (Microsoft)
Usage Runs when opened
Popularity ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆  Common

A gadget is a small program developed for the Windows sidebar, which was introduced with Windows Vista. Gadgets are simple applications that typically have a single function. Examples of common gadgets include a calendar, to do list, weather forecast, and calculator.

Info About Microsoft Windows

Windows is the most widely used operating system in the world. It includes a graphical window-based interface and supports a wide range of applications. Recent versions of Windows include Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7. Windows 7 is available in several editions, including Home Basic, Home Premium, Business, and Ultimate.

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Published August 11, 2009
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