How to remove a gadget in Windows 7

Windows 7 has pre-installed desktop gadgets such as Calendar, Clock, CPU Meter, Currency etc. and also you can download more gadgets from online.  And you can remove a gadget in Windows 7 using the Uninstall option available as apart of the Context menu.

Click Start menu and select Control Panel from the menu list.

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In the Control Panel window, select the Programs link and click the Uninstall a gadget link available as part of Desktop Gadgets section.

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The following Desktop Gadgets windows will be displayed. Right click the gadget which needs to be uninstalled. A context menu with Add and Uninstall option will be displayed as shown below.

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Click the Uninstall option and again select Uninstall button in the Confirmation dialog as well to remove a Gadget from Windows 7

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In Category: Windows, Windows 7

Ravi Shankar

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