How to Remove a Gadget in Windows 7

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  1. Right-click the Gadget and select Close Gadget.
    Close Gadget

  2. The Gadget is uninstalled from the desktop.

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Author: Margaux Judge

Margaux Judge has worked as an e-learning editor and instructional designer for over ten years, writing and editing a wide variety of courses, from technical topics to soft skills. She has a Bachelor's degree in English and Textual Studies from Syracuse University and a Master's degree in Television Writing from Boston University.