Internet gadgets on Windows® 7
What are the different Internet gadgets used on a Windows 7 system?
Gadget is a feature of Windows 7 that helps the users to display information and fun items such as news, pictures, and games. They are displayed on the right side of the desktop. There are certain gadgets on Windows 7 that can only be used when the Internet is connected. You can choose the position of the gadget on the Windows 7 System. The gadgets may be moved and positioned according to your choice. The gadgets help you to stay connected to the latest news, without distracting you from your work. The performance of the Windows 7 operating system may be increased with the use of the gadgets. It keeps you away from many system related issues by showing the temperature, fan speed, loads, memory usage, and clock speed.
Following points may give users an idea about the features of Internet gadgets on Windows 7:
- Xirrus Wi-Fi monitor gadget
- G-mail reader gadget
- Wired network meter gadget
Xirrus Wi-Fi monitor gadget
Xirrus WiFi monitor gadget is a cool gadget that helps you to see available wireless network connections and verify wireless coverage on a single interface. With the help of Xirrus WiFi monitor gadget you can manage your wireless adapter and connection. This gadget can display clear and detailed signal strength and history. Another function of this gadget is the unique radar/sonar display of available networks.
G-mail reader gadget
Function of the G-mail reader gadget is to check the G-mail account of users for new mails. You would be notified by a sound alert when you receive any new e-mail. The gadget connects to the Google Mail’s servers and using the Google Account API it authenticates your account. You would be taken to your G-mail account by clicking on a mail. The gadget shows you the 20 latest e-mails from your Inbox.
Wired network meter gadget is a simple gadget that displays many things related to your Internet connection on your display screen. The internal and external IP address may be displayed on your screen and it may also display signal strength of the WLAN. The gadget also gives you awareness about the uploading and downloading speed of the Internet connection of your system.
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