How to Create a "Windows SideShow" Shortcut in Windows 7
A Windows SideShow-compatible device can display information from gadgets that are running on your computer. Some devices can even display information while your computer is turned off or asleep. Depending on the gadgets you install, you may be able to play music, read e-mail messages, scan top news stories, and more.
This will show you how to create or download a Windows SideShow settings shortcut.
Windows SideShow is not available in the Windows 7 Starter and Home Basic editions.
1. Click on the Download button below to download the file below.
2.Save the .zip file to the desktop.
3. Open the downloaded .zip file, and extract (drag and drop) the Windows SideShow shortcut to your desktop.
4. Right click on the Windows SideShow shortcut, and click on Properties, General tab, and on the Unblock button. (See screenshot below) NOTE:If you do not have a Unblock button under the General tab, then the shortcut is already unblocked and you can continue on to step 5.
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