Windows® Vista® Meter Gadgets
Detail information on the use of Windows® Vista® Meter Gadgets.
The CPU Meter Gadget for Windows is present on the desktop that displays two dials. One dial is used to determine the CPU usage of your system and the other dial for determining physical memory usage. These are represented in percentage basis. The reading in the Meter Gadget is easy to read and understand. The Windows also support Meter Gadget to the Operating Systems, such as Windows Vista and the newly launched Windows 7.
The following are the uses and functions of the Meter Gadgets in Windows Vista.
- Add Meter Gadget
- Uses of Meter Gadget
- Functions of Meter Gadget
Add Meter Gadget
When your system is working with the Windows Vista Operating system then it is better to add the Meter Gadget on your sidebar. This enables you to view the information about the CPU and memory easily. For this task you need to click the Gadget symbol which is present at the top of the sidebar to open the Gadget gallery and then, drag the CPU Gadget to the sidebar. The same task is done for opening the memory Gadget in your sidebar.
Uses of Meter Gadget
Meter Gadgets for Windows Vista is quite simple and easy to use and has got various advantages. Since, it has two gadgets the CPU Meter Gadget monitors the functions of CPU. It also monitors various programs and functions. However, memory Meter Gadget monitors the RAM to show how much memory is being used currently by your system.
However, the Meter Gadget in Windows Vista is a simple tool. The main function of this software is to monitor the present condition of the CPU and the Memory. It shows the same value in the memory gadget and you need to free some space for the memory. It offers a number of options that are useful. In addition, it provides system information that users are interested in monitoring. Gadgets are visually attractive and optimized to do a single task only. It is a part of the desktop like the Start button, taskbar, and notification area. Unlike normal Windows, Meter Gadgets are also represented with a taskbar button.