How to convert Google Gadgets for the Windows Vista Sidebar?

A long time before of Windows Vista release there was Google and its gadgets.  You can simply place these gadgets on your web page using a generated code. Microsoft came with new operating system and clever heads began think how one could place existing Google gadgets in the Windows Vista sidebar. Result of this is application Amnesty Generator which can convert Google gadgets for new Vista.

Amnesty Generator is a simple application, which using is as easy as it can be. Everyone, who is able to add gadgets for Vista Sidebar, could use the Amnesty Generator without problems. Just insert gadgets code, press the appropriate button and new gadget appears in a list in Windows Vista.

Using your web browser open an internet archive of Google Gadgets. If doesn't know how Amnesty Generator offers the appropriate links. Click on button Open Site in Browser – Google gadgets site appears in your browser.

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Pick library of gadgets and display it in the browser

Find the gadgets you would like to use in Windows Vista Sidebar. There are games, news, finance, tools and other categories. Click on the button below the gadgets thumbnail.

Google Gadgets

Amnesty Generator will convert Google gadgets for use in Vista Sidebar

Now Google display settings form for selected gadget. Adjust gadgets width and height and check any other settings.

Google Gadgets

As soon as you are satisfied with new settings, click on button to obtain code. Copy it to the clipboard and then paste to the Amnesty Generator window.

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Then click Name field. Application will automatically fill up gadgets name a dimension. Set up picture (optional) which will be displayed in Vista gadgets list.

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Google Gadgets in Vista Sidebar and Mac OS X

After the click on the Generate button the gadgets will be generated and displayed in Vista gadgets list. As you can see, there is nothing tricky with converting Google gadgets for the Windows Vista Sidebar. Amnesty Generator supports Windows Vista Sidebar and Mac OS X Dashboard.

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