If your computer has the Windows 7 operating system, you don't even have to download anything and install to weather widget appeared on the desktop – enough to activate the appropriate device, and specify your location.
To do this, click the right mouse button on the desktop and from the context menu, choose "Gadgets". Double-click on the gadget icon the "Weather" and the screen will display a widget showing the current temperature.
Hover over the gadget and click right on the icon of a wrench. In the settings dialog box, specify your location and if your location is not listed, select the city closest to you. Click "OK" to finish configuring the app.
If you are a user of one of the previous versions of the Windows operating system, use the free program Weather Reader, which works on the same principle as the Windows 7 gadgets. Download the app on the official website of the developer at the address www.beregsoft.com.
After installing the program, you will be prompted to check the Internet connection, and specify the locality, the weather information which will be displayed on the screen. When you are finished, you will immediately see the desktop weather widget which will display the weather at the moment.
At any time you can click on the widget on the screen, thereby causing the program window with more detailed weather information. Available here, you the forecast for hours and days, here you can customize the design appearance of the widget, and change other settings.
Alternative installation option of mini-applications, which include utility and a showing the weather forecast, offered by the company Google. You can download on the website www.google.com a program such as Google Desktop, and once installed on your desktop, among other useful gadgets will weather widget.