By now you have probably taken advantage of Window’s newest version, Windows 7. As you explore the inner workings, enjoying the new found speed, why not add some personalization and fun to your desktop?
You may be familiar with desktop gadgets as a prior Windows user, especially prior Vista users. With the advent of Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit you can run them better, faster & with more choices than before. Lets get to it shall we.
*UPDATE SEPTEMBER 17 2010
Presenting the new area for Free Windows 7 Widgets & Gadgets. Includes preview and descriptions with ratings by you.
*UPDATE AUGUST 8 2010
If you are looking for gadgets you have to see this article. It is all about Rainmeter which turns my Windows 7 into a widget and gadget desktop on steroids. It almost makes all other gadgets and widgets obsolete, almost. Just check out the article for a screenshot of my desktop and you will understand.
The Official Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit Gadget Gallery
As of this article there are over 3309 choices of gadgets all with the ability to use Windows 7 automatic install feature. Right click on your Windows 7 desktop and you will see the Gadgets option.
While not a Microsoft sponsored site, Yahoo Widgets is chock full of over 5,685 different new gadgets for your desktop. You will use Yahoo! Widgets 4.5 to install these gadgets. Many of the widgets are very highly customizable so exploring & trying these out should keep you busy for a while.
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