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I know they have not been supported for quite a while but they still worked fine.

If that was so, the menu item in the desktop context menu and the Control Panel applet would have been removed as well and any update for that purpose would have also stated that.Installation consists of downloading the .gadget file and allowing the download process to install the gadget or saving the .gadget file to the local system and double-clicking to start the installation process.Users can run multiple instances of a gadget simultaneously.Microsoft has officially killed the Windows Gadgets feature of Windows 7 and Windows Vista, following the discovery of a major security flaw in the Windows Sidebar.Introduced in Windows Vista, the Sidebar and its associated Gadgets functionality was supposed to make users' lives easier.