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How To deploy gadgets to Windows 7 RRS feed

  • Question

  • We have a requirement to deploy a HP Gadget to all our Laptop users. How can we deploy same - so when user logs in nect time he sees the Gadget on his Desktop? How can I create apackage or script for same. Please help.

     

    Regards,
    SB


    Regards, Sagar
    Monday, February 14, 2011 2:39 PM

Answers

  • this guide is about SideShow, not the desktop gadgets.


    Copy the expanded gadget files to this folder:

    C:\Users\USERNAME\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows Sidebar\Gadgets (user based)

    C:\Program Files\Windows Sidebar\Gadgets (all suers)


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    • Proposed as answer by Andre.Ziegler Thursday, February 17, 2011 1:14 PM
    • Marked as answer by Cloud_TS Wednesday, February 23, 2011 10:07 AM
    Thursday, February 17, 2011 1:13 PM

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  • Hi,

     

    As a recommendation, you could refer to the following article:

     

    Deploying a gadget: Documentation update

     

    Alex Zhao


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    Thursday, February 17, 2011 9:02 AM
  • this guide is about SideShow, not the desktop gadgets.


    Copy the expanded gadget files to this folder:

    C:\Users\USERNAME\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows Sidebar\Gadgets (user based)

    C:\Program Files\Windows Sidebar\Gadgets (all suers)


    "A programmer is just a tool which converts caffeine into code" CLIP- Stellvertreter http://www.winvistaside.de/
    • Proposed as answer by Andre.Ziegler Thursday, February 17, 2011 1:14 PM
    • Marked as answer by Cloud_TS Wednesday, February 23, 2011 10:07 AM
    Thursday, February 17, 2011 1:13 PM