You can have virtual sticky notes on your desktop. Sticky notes can change both in colour and size .
To open sticky notes:
Start > All Programs > Accessories > Sticky Notes
Article: Using Sticky Notes ()
The Snipping Tool allows you to capture a screenshot of any object on your screen, or the entire screen and save it as an image.
Start > All programs > Snipping Tool
Article: Using the Snipping Tool()
The calculator has a number of features, such as scientific, programmer and statistics mode. It also has measurement and date conversion.
To open the calculator:
Start > All Programs > Accessories > Calculator
Article: Using the Calculator()
Gadgets include slideshows, weather information and news and updates and they can be placed anywhere on your desktop .
Gadgets downloaded from the Windows website will not be compatible with your computer.
To add gadgets:
- Right click on your desktop
- Choose Gadgets
- Double click to choose a gadget