Windows 10: Desktop Clock and Calendar "Gadgets"?

  1.    29 Jul 2015 #1

    Desktop Clock and Calendar "Gadgets"?


    Is there any way to get a Desktop Clock and Calendar like the Windows 7 gadgets?

    The other gadget I miss is All CPU Meter, any thoughts?
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  2. Posts : 123
    Win7 SP1 Ultimate and Win10 1709 16291.0 64bit Pro
       29 Jul 2015 #2

    nigelmercier said: View Post
    Is there any way to get a Desktop Clock and Calendar like the Windows 7 gadgets?

    The other gadget I miss is All CPU Meter, any thoughts?
    There is an application (free) that worked under Windows 8/8.1 named Desktop Gadgets Revived that works under Windows 10. The location is: http://gadgetsrevived.com/ You can download the sidebar and install any of the Windows 7 gadgets that are still available.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  3.    30 Jul 2015 #3

    Perhaps I need a different mindset, I think I can put a clock etc on the Start Menu tiles ...
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    30 Jul 2015 #4

    nigelmercier said: View Post
    Is there any way to get a Desktop Clock and Calendar like the Windows 7 gadgets? The other gadget I miss is All CPU Meter, any thoughts?
    I installed a program that lets you have all your previous Win7 gadgets, and install new ones (it's the same extension as old gadgets)

    It found my previous TOSHIBA (Power Consumption Meter) and HP printer gadgets, so every gadget from Windows 7 that you installed will be there.
    How to get desktop gadgets and sidebar back in Windows 8 / 8.1
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  5.    21 Aug 2015 #5

    nigelmercier said: View Post
    Is there any way to get a Desktop Clock and Calendar like the Windows 7 gadgets?

    The other gadget I miss is All CPU Meter, any thoughts?
    any luck with this? i'm having the same issue with the Desktop Calendar.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

Related Threads
Hi In Windows 10, how I do not display the "Life at a glance" and "Play and explore" columns of the Start menu? Thanks Bye
Anyone know how to reinstall "Mail & Calendar" on 10162?
As MS attempts ti integrate all devices under one OS is it too late to provide us Luddites who still routinely us a 'desktop tower device' with a user controlled tool that sets a "this is home unless I say otherwise?" Map and shopping websites...
I had "Mail Calendar and People" app installed on my Windows 10 build 9926, then 10041 update came and after it finished installing, that app was gone! And since then I couldn't install it back, gives the errorcode 0x80073cff as you can see on the...
I am using build #9926 with all updates to drivers and Win 10 TP. I have a system with 3 SSD's one for Win 7, Win 8.1 Pro and Win 10 TP. When putting the computer to sleep (S3) all goes well. When I try to wake up, using mouse or keyboard, the...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 15:49.
Find Us