What are Windows® gadgets
How to turn on gadgets in Microsoft Windows 7 OS when they are not shown
Microsoft Windows 7 OS has been loaded with some great gadgets that might help in keeping up to date with weather, news, traffic and lot more. Gadgets might be a blend of information with pictures and games. They are located at the right hand side of the desktop, and can be moved to any corner of the desktop. With these gadgets, you might customize your desktop. If you drag a gadget to the edge of the desktop, or next to a different gadget, it could snap into place giving your desktop a more streamlined look. There might be some issues in gadget also.
Following are some techniques to turn ON gadgets in Microsoft Windows 7 OS when they are not shown:
- Use registry editor
- Remove malwares
- Compatibility issues
Use registry editor
You have to make sure that the UAC control is in the original condition. You have to access the UAC firstly. So first you have to type 'regedit' in the search box. Then in the nest window of the registry editor you have to navigate for the following registry key that is 'HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE' and select the folder called 'SOFTWARE', form that you need to select Windows from Microsoft. Now you need to navigate to Current version, Sidebar and then select Settings. Then you have to find the process named "AllowElevatedProcess". You would pit this value to 1 and then have to close the registry.
Malwares are now becoming threat to computing. If these unwanted threats are present in the system that would prevent working of gadgets in Microsoft Windows 7 OS. Your system files and folders might get corrupted. In order to remove these viruses you have to use a best Antivirus or the Antimalware in the system. They can delete all these threats. When these infections get deleted the gadgets would start work normally. After doing this you could simply double click on the gadget to turn it on.
If the gadgets that you have installed are not working that might be non genuine gadgets. There might be incompatibility issues. The gadgets have to be compatible with the Microsoft Windows 7 OS. You have to make sure that the gadget with you work are the genuine and compatible ones. When the gadgets like Google calendar is not working you have to install the latest version of that gadget from the website. Sometimes reinstalling of gadgets would also solve the problem with working of gadgets.
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