Best Windows Sidebar Gadgets
Everyone who uses Windows Vista has their own list of the best Windows sidebar gadgets. There are many sidebar gadgets available for Windows. From things as simple as a clock to the more complex, techie gadgets, there is bound to be something that everyone needs or can use on their sidebar.
- AccuWeather.com Forecast Gadget. This is a great Windows sidebar gadget. Once you program in your zip code, your local weather is visible at a glance.
- Universal Dictionary. The Universal Dictionary Vista sidebar gadget is a must have for everyone. It is a great reference tool for students and parents. Find out the definition of any word in seconds!
- Google-bar. Who doesn’t Google it? The Google-bar gadget allows you to search any time without taking up precious tool bar space.
- Package Tracker. In today’s world, with internet shopping more popular than ever, the Package Tracker comes in handier than ever. Once you copy and paste the tracking number into the gadget, just run the mouse over the number to see updates on the delivery status.
- Vista Calculator. Everyone uses a calculator, and this Windows gadget puts a basic calculator at your fingertips. You can balance your checkbook or the kids can get their math homework done in no time at all with the Vista Calculator.
- Unit Converter. A unit converter comes in handy while cooking. Turn kilograms into pounds or milliliters into ounces without having to leave your computer!
- MyFacebook. With Facebook being a popular way for friends and family to keep in touch, adding MyFacebook to your Windows sidebar lets you see who is online at a glance. This gadget shows you any new friend requests, messages and posts on your wall.