Windows Vista™ allows us to add small programs, called gadgets, to the Windows Sidebar. You can even add multiple instances of the same gadget in case you wanted to keep track of time in two different time zones. Follow the steps below to learn how to add gadgets to the Windows Sidebar.
To Add A Gadget To The Windows Vista Sidebar
- Right-click on an empty area of the Windows Sidebar.
- Then click on Add Gadgets.
- Now double-click on a gadget that you would like to add to the Sidebar.
- Windows Vista will then add that gadget to the Windows Sidebar.
Note: One again, you can add multiple instances of the same gadget. To do so, after you double click on a gadget and it is added to the Sidebar, simply double click on that same gadget again.