What is Windows Sideshow

Windows Sideshow Logo

Windows SideShow (codenamed Auxiliary Display) was a feature by Microsoft introduced in Windows Vista to supply information such as e-mail, instant messages, and RSS feeds from a personal computer to a local or remote peripheral device or display - Wikipedia

Windows Sideshow Display

Windows Sidebar was one of those cool features of windows 7 that isn't available on windows 8.1 and onwards


There were lots of Sideshow gadgets developed but sadly many are lost media. Of course there are some downloads. But i only found one Winamp Sideshow gadget :(

But if you know any download links (Or have some yourself) Then feel free to contact me


Here's some i have currently saved

Winamp Sideshow Gadget
Computer Status v1.1New
Windows Media Center sideshow Gadgets (64bit)New