Day: March 27, 2020

gadgets for windows 10 – Microsoft Community

Hi Shiv. I’m Greg, an installation specialist and 8 year Windows MVP, here to help you.

There are no gadgets in Windows 10.

But you can install 8 Gadget Pack which works fine:
http://8gadgetpack.net/

You can right click on it’s dock at the right side of screen to close it so the gadgets are free-floating.

They are then available to change or add new ones by right clicking the Desktop.

The popular Windows 7 weather gadget is available to add here:
http://win7gadgets.com/weather/weather.html

I hope this helps. Feel free to ask back any questions and let us know how it goes. I will keep working with you until it’s resolved.

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I am a volunteer and not Microsoft.

Over 100,000 helped in forums for 10 years. I don’t quit for those who are polite and cooperative.

Windows MVP 2010-20


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