Free Desktop Gadget Downloads

Desktop gadgets are lightweight single-purpose widgets, placed right on your Windows desktop.

This software collection includes a number of freeware desktop gadgets, from weather reporters to Google Search widgets.

Free Desktop Gadget download selection by Keath Wyszynski. April 29, 2015

Rainmeter

Rainmeter

 FREE
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Rainy and the Rainmeter community
Rainmeter is a system modification tool for Windows PCs.
...on top of your desktop that shows useful ...system. The drives gadget shows free space on your hard...
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Very good-looking and useful modification tool
Lots of configuration options
ClocX

ClocX

 FREE
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Bohdan Rylko
A handy software tool that simply installs an analog clock on your desktop.
...an analog clock on your desktop. This clock, however ...to any position on your desktop ─ or apply a...
You can drag the clock to any position on your desktop
You can set the transparency level of the clock
Includes nearly 400 funny clock skins
Includes some complicated parameters
VistaClock

VistaClock

 FREE
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Respect Soft
VistaClock is a simple and free desktop clock gadget.
VistaClock is a simple desktop gadget that displays a stylish ...But since it’s free, my two cents are...
Allows you to set up alarms, including recurring ones
Lets you toggle chimes and "always on top"
Includes timers and a "world clock" option
Comes with only 2 skins and doesn't offer any customization options
WinAmp Control for Google Desktop
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Kirill Zinov
Adds the ability to control the Winamp player from Google Desktop Search.
...Google Desktop Search application. But what are the gadgets anyway? The gadgets are...
Easy-to-use
It's free
Pretty convenient
Not a Google tested plug-in
HDDlife Google Desktop Gadget
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BinarySense Inc.
Monitors and take care of problems regarding hard drives and external drives.
...on with HDDlife gadget. Google Desktop Search developed by ...you go for the free version, which only...
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Freeware license. Quick access to information. Always visible
Not a Google tested gadget. Free version limited to only one disk. Some bugs on the installation
StandAlone Gadgets Pack
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nCube
StandAlone Gadgets Pack has everything you need for your desktop.
...Gadgets Pack has everything you need for your desktop ...add to you desktop shorcuts for your Music...
gdShutdown

gdShutdown

 FREE
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Yannick Stucki
gdShutdown - control your computers sign-off options, even online.
...Google Desktop Gadgets by Yannick Stucki . Some gadgets have a ...sure, feel free to mail Yannick Stucki...
LotRO Character Journal
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Digital_Utopia
View your character's up-to-date basic stats and equipped gear on your desktop.
...gear right on your desktop. The gadget has two state ...by mousing over the gadget and clicking the...
LiveRSS Gadget
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Apexoft
This gadget downloads RSS feeds and scrolls them as a creeping line.
...gets right on your desktop. All the fresh ...your screen. The gadget automatically delivers the news...
Weather Monitor
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Bushin SOFTWARE - Igor "Igogo" Bushin
Desktop gadget that shows the weather conditions for your current city.
...rich and effective desktop gadget meant to offer ...is a nice desktop gadget that offers a really...
Includes additional astronomical data and geomagnetic storm monitoring parameters
Unobtrusive
Highly-customizable
Can be a bit tricky and difficult to install, considering it comes as an archive that contains a .gadget file
Coolyou

Coolyou

 FREE
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CoolYou Inc.
The CoolYou application is a simple desktop gadget.
...application is a simple desktop gadget that enables you ...play your favorite free online games, keep...

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