How to instal gadgets

Is there any way i can still instal gadgets like cpu temp ones?
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  1. Just go to Microsoft.com and look for gadgets and you can get whatevers there.

    http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/downloads/personalize/gadgets
  2. Microsoft has killed gadgets.

    The above link points to this statement:

    Quote:

    Desktop gadgets

    Because we want to focus on the exciting possibilities of the newest version of Windows, the Windows website no longer hosts the gadget gallery.

    Gadgets installed from untrusted sources can harm your computer and can access your computer's files, show you objectionable content, or change their behavior at any time. If you are concerned about the safety of gadgets you’ve downloaded in the past, you can learn more about gadgets and steps you can take to protect your PC.

    Some info for developers:

    You can now use your HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript skills to build modern apps for Windows 8. To get started developing modern apps, go to Windows Dev Center.
  3. The thing is it says i can download any because they are focusing on windows 8
  4. ya... that sucks
  5. any other ways to instal them?
  6. You can get Gadgets it's just that you have to look for them. I have Kaspersky Internet Security and it ame with a desktop gadget so they are out there it's just a matter of finding them.

    http://www.google.com/ig/directory?synd=open
    http://www.thoosje.com/desktop-gadgets-gallery.html
  7. why does it say that there is a potential threat for gadgets on all you website suggestions?
  8. Microsoft doesn't support them now.
  9. so i cant use them? and eset says that it might be a virus
  10. I don't use them they aren't all safe.
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