Categories Windows 7, Windows Vista

Restore desktop gadgets installed with Windows


Capture d'écran - Fenêtre des gadgets Windows

Have you mistakenly deleted system gadgets provided with Windows 7 or Vista? Just one click to restore/reinstall them... here’s the solution!

Imagine that you have deleted a Windows gadget via right click Uninstall of the Gadgets module — itself accessible via the context menu of the Office Windows.

Capture d'écran - Fenêtre des gadgets Windows
Screenshot — Windows gadget window

How to restore them?

Just click on the button start Menu then enter the following search: Restore desktop gadgets installed with Windows.

Capture d'écran - Menu Démarrer, restauration des widgets Windows
Screenshot — Start Menu, restore Windows widgets

Press Entry to start the restoration process.

The gadgets window will then show you that:

All Windows gadgets and installed by the administrator have been restored.

Capture d'écran - Les gadgets Windows sont restaurés avec succès
Screenshot — Windows gadgets are successfully restored

A trick can't be easier to restore your gadgets. It was enough to know!

11 comments

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  • Desh

    Bonsoir,
    I don‘t know very well or I’ll have to ask so I do it here.
    I'm in trouble with my usb key. In fact the automatic execution no longer launches on my PC but on others it does.

    So I'd like to know how to settle this little one.
    Thank you in advance.

  • Good morning,

    opens the start menu, enters Execution and enters. In the Auto Run window, connect your USB stick and (at the bottom of the page), configure the options for USB devices.
    Click on OK to validate.

    • Good morning,

      did you apply the manipulation described in the article?

      The gadgets function may be disabled. To reactivate it, enter in the start menu, enable or disable Windows features, patient for a few seconds, check the Windows Gadget Platform checkbox and then do OK.

  • KELAI

    good morning,
    I carried out the procedure of restoring the gadgets of the office: the emssage tells me no restorationA a effectuer:les gadgets get worse but I can't get them back to my office. How to do it?

  • guess

    Have you mistakenly deleted system gadgets provided with Windows 7 or Vista? Just one click to restore/reinstall them... here’s the solution!
    This may work with seven but the indicated commands do not exist under Vista family edition

  • Dhelin

    after manipulating the gadget that I was missing (processor counter) is still missing.
    is there a solution to reinstall it from the cd of seven