|File Type||Windows 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.
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.
|Published||August 11, 2009|