Windows 7 Desktop Gadget Gallery Fix
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Author:  Day2Die [ Mon Dec 29, 2008 10:21 pm ]
Post subject:  Windows 7 Desktop Gadget Gallery Fix

In Windows 7 (x86 and x86) Build 6936, 6956, 7000, and above, Desktop Gadget Gallery does not work if User Account Control is disable. To enable sidebar, obtain copy Windows Sidebar from Windows 7 build 6801 (x86 and x64) and replace the one in the newer build.

Run the following to start Desktop Gadget Gallery: "%ProgramFiles%\Windows Sidebar\sidebar.exe" /showgadgets

Open sidebar.exe will NOT work!!!

This guide has been modify from the original source: ... ows-7-beta

Author:  zamadatix [ Mon Dec 29, 2008 11:39 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Windows 7 Desktop Gadget Gallery Fix

so if i enable uac it works? *goes to see if this absurd thing is true*

edit1:hmm... i just about shat my works! 9i never used vista so the entire sidebar thing is doubly exciting :D)

edit2: you dont need a copy of the older sidebar files btw

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