PC Health Status Gadget

To access:

From the Individual Tools pane, click Manage Add-ons and then click Start next to Configure PC Health Status Gadget.

What it does:

The PC Health Status Gadget is a sidebar gadget that provides real-time reports on system health and offers quick access to commonly used System Mechanic tools.

Note: The PC Health Status Gadget incorporates technology found in new operating systems and is therefore only available to Windows Vista and Windows 7 users.

Why use it:

The PC Health Status Gadget offers:


Windows Vista users -

Windows 7 users -

Access to the gadget is provided directly from the Windows Desktop Gadgets feature on your PC.

  1. Right-click on your computer's desktop.

  2. From the menu that displays, click Gadgets to open the Windows Desktop Gadgets area.

  3. Right-click on the iolo PC Status gadget and click Add from the menu. The gadget will display on your desktop.