10 plus must have Windows 7 Desktop Gadgets Summary: Desktop Gadgets in Microsoft Windows 7 are more sophisticated and more useful than in previous versions of the operating system. Here are 10+ gadgets that should be in your desktop management portfolio. By Mark Kaelin | August 5, 2010 -- 04:50 GMT (21:50 PDT) Previous | Next Image 8 of 29 One of the nice features of many Windows 7 gadgets is the way they can be displayed in two sizes - thumbnail and something more than thumbnail size but less than screen size.Images by Mark Kaelin for TechRepublic. Topics: Hardware, Microsoft, Operating Systems, Software, Windows Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.