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    Rainmeter

    Rainmeter is a desktop customization platform. Through Rainmeter, you can enhance your Windows computer at home or work with skins:...

    Open Source Windows

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    Start8

    Return the Start Button to Windows 8 With these features: - Search for Windows 8-style (Modern UI) apps - Pin desktop and Metro...

    Commercial Windows

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    XWidget Discontinued Warning

    XWidget is a free desktop customization platform. It’s light, handy with powerful visual widget editor and very subtle animations. The...

    Free Windows Android Android Tablet

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    KDE Plasma Workspaces

    Plasma Workspaces is the umbrella term for all graphical environments provided by KDE. Plasma separates components into "data...

    Open Source Linux

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    8GadgetPack

    8GadgetPack makes it possible to use gadgets on Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10.

    Free Windows

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    ThemeWidgets

    Theme Widgets has eight small apps that run on your PC desktop. The apps cover different tasks such as: clock, calculator, weather...

    Free Windows

  • VBGadgets

    Some nice gadgets for your Windows desktop

    Free Windows

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    Vista Rainbar Discontinued

    Vista Rainbar is a Windows Sidebar clone for Rainmeter. Entirely free and easy for using, this sidebar, whose you can change the...

    Free Windows

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    gDesklets Discontinued

    gDesklets is an architecture for "desklets", which are tiny applets sitting on your desktop in a symbiotic relationship of...

    Open Source Linux BSD

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    SE-DesktopApps Discontinued

    SE-DesktopApps is set of desktop tools that can help you in your daily routine and increase your productivity: explorer, desktop...

    Freemium Windows

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    AveDesk

    AveDesk is a program that will give you the possibility to have icons on your desktop which could update themselves. Each icon of...

    Free Windows

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    Amnesty Generator

    Easily convert millions of web widgets, games and videos – designed to live on home pages, blogs or social network profiles – into...

    Open Source Mac Windows

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    Winstep Xtreme

    An integrated workspace environment, Winstep Xtreme is a powerful suite of desktop enhancement utilities that merge incredible...

    Commercial Windows

  • Open Sidebar

    Open Sidebar is a vertical bar on your Windows Desktop that helps you keep your gadgets organized. This project is written on C#.

    Open Source Windows

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