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Windows 7: Gadget Notes & Win 7

26 May 2010   #1
sygnus21

Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 
Gadget Notes & Win 7

LOL all this time i've been using Win 7 I just realized today that 7 doesn't have a notes gadget like Vista did. In fact there is no "Notes gadget" at all

There is however (for those challenges ), a "Sticky Notes" in Win 7 under Start, Accessories, "Sticky Notes" but it sits in your Taskbar when running; As opposed to a "Gadget" which doesn't sit in the taskbar.

At any rate I found a place to get Vista's Sticky Notes gadget for Win 7 here - Get the Vista Notes Sidebar Gadget for Windows 7 | Windows | ithinkdifferent

Download and save the zip file, rename it to Notes.gadget, click it, and it will install as a gadget.

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NOTE: You must rename the file to get it to install.

Yes, Windows Live Gallery does has some notes gadgets, but it's not Vista's note gadget, which I like

Peace




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26 May 2010   #2
sygnus21

Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Didn't know we had a sub forum
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29 May 2010   #3
breezen18

Win XP - Win7 Pro on Compaq Laptop
 
 

Nice, it worked for me
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29 Apr 2012   #4
MCPD

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Hi
Thanks a lot
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