My first gadget

click I was playing around the Windows Vista public beta 2 and I spent some time reading about the new gadgets.
At the end I did a first test creating a very simple gadget for measuring computer drives free space.
Give it a list of drives you want to take under control and it will display them into the gadget’s window.

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Installation

watch – Download the file
– Double click on it
P.S. It requires Windows Vista beta 2 🙂

Download

Drive Meter gadget for Windows Vista
source url Title: Drivermeter (0 click)
go here Caption: Drive Meter gadget for Windows Vista
go to site Filename: drivermeter.gadget
http://kredihaberi.net/from-thesis-to-essay-writing/ Size: 127 kB

  • follow url wow. microsoft can’t even come up with a better name that doesn’t sound like Apple’s “widget”? So sad and un-imaginative they are. 🙁

  • Ngezi

    I agree Microsoft isn’t very creative by naming it widget, but don’t compare it to Apple, cause they stole it as well from Konfabulator. I’m not saying they where the first, but at least they were using that name before both Apple and M$