Search for the required gadget by putting the gadget ID in the search field and selecting Search.
To the selected Gadget, clicking the link provided when the search is completed.
Select Download for the desired gadget
Read the third party development warning and click Continue.
Select Install when prompted by the sidebar security warning message.
Confirm that the gadget installed on the sidebar.
To remove or uninstall a Windows Live sidebar gadget
Right click on the sidebar and select add gadgets
Right click on the gadget to be removed and select Uninstall
Confirm that the gadget was removed from the sidebar.
Some gadgets will have a .dll file loaded into memory causing an error during the uninstall (removal) process because the .dll file will be in use by the system. If this occurs do the following steps to resolve the error:
Select the gadget to be removed on the sidebar and click the small “x” in the upper right hand corner of the gadget. This will remove it from view, but not the sidebar.
Exit the sidebar by right clicking on it and selecting exit
Restart the sidebar by selecting it from “Start”, “Programs”, “Accessories”, “Windows Sidebar”.
Repeat the removal process outlined above.