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The short answer is, Yes the full list is gone. With the upcoming release of Windows 8 it seems Microsoft are shifting their focus on writing Apps (or gadgets) for Windows 8 rather than Windows 7. I did find this article which lists a few more gadgets for Windows 7 that are still about elsewhere on the internet. Incidently, a quick look at that Microsoft ...
If the YouTube video is the active part of the screen, F seems to work for me.
While not a simple shortcut, there are several ways to achieve fullscreen play without a mouse: Visit https://youtube.com/html5 and opt-in to the experiment. After that most (but not all) youtube videos will use the native <video> tag instead of Flash, with a slightly different UI. The fullscreen control is reachable in this UI by pressing (quite a ...
As linked in the comments above, you can sometimes download from the developer's site, however, I found this is rarely the case. Personally, I'm a heavy user of I Forgot The Milk and the Google Calendar gadgets, and luckily you can still find both hosted on the developer's site.
Go to your Firefox components folder. The default path is C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\components Now open the file nsLoginManager.js with a text viewer (Notepad or Notepad++). Go to the function at around line 804 (varies with version of Firefox), which is: /* * _isAutoCompleteDisabled * * Returns true if the page requests autocomplete be ...
I'd say it would be better to use a password manager plug-in like LastPass or 1Password.
Unfortunately, there is no built-in keyboard shortcut for going full screen on Youtube. This is the current list of shortcuts.
Google Chrome also has a web application shortcut feature to separate a webapp out.
I found the online copy of Microsoft's Sidebar Gadget Gallery. It is the best option for those searching for good old sidebar gadgets. gallery-live.com The Windows Live Gallery has been retired - Here it is back again including all gadgets!
I'm getting double-spacing in Gmail for the Unreads Click Settings Select Compact Is there a "switch" that would hide the read messages? One option is to Archive your read messages. What I find easier is to configure your Inbox to have Unread messages listed first: Click on the popdown arrow at the right of your Inbox Select Unread First. ...
Unlike Adobe Flash Player, the YouTube HTML5 Player buffers the entire video while it is playing, so there is no stuttering and you can search anywhere in the timeline of the buffered part of the video.
While it is not a Microsoft desktop gadget, Elements of Nature promises more than a simple gadget. It is an animated desktop weather widget that I created. It has voice weather description and can change the wallpaper of your desktop based on weather conditions. Video presentation here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TqxNnVMsSss Official website: ...
I went through most all Win 7 gadgets on Microsoft's site a while back, my conclusion was that they weren't worth worrying about. They all tended to be clunky and poorly designed in my opinion. For any of the features I was looking to gadgets for I was able to find far better software app replacements. For the basic gadget/widget like elemnets suchs as ...
I updated my location by going to Google Groups and then finding businesses near me and then there was a little box that said My location, and I clicked on that and it said not your location and clicked on that and then entered my address and it updated my location and to the address I gave it.
Make sure you have GPS on - get a GPS fix for your location while connect to your wifi device. You'll need line of sight to the sky for your GPS to work properly. It takes multiple weeks before the location cache stored on Google's side is updated, so be patient.
One way is to click the little circle above the Street View man's head. This forces it to detect your location, and Maps will ask you for permission to share your location. Assuming you accept, or have turned on auto-accept, it should then update your position to your new location. The only time it seems to fail is when you're on a network that Google ...
Press F11 it will display the video in full screen and when you press Esc it will change it back to normal size.
Via @Nifle from Super User (10k+ only): Try starting Firefox in safemode, go to Start > Run and type firefox -safe-mode and hit return. If it works then one of your extensions is probably giving you problem. To find out which extensions is giving you trouble disable them all, then enable them one by one until Gmail breaks.
Fluid works brilliant for Mac OS X
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