Software & Apps Backup & Utilities margu-NotebookInfo2 Gadget A Full Review of the margu-NotebookInfo2 Windows Gadget by Tim Fisher General Manager, VP, Lifewire.com Tim Fisher has 30+ years' professional technology support experience. He writes troubleshooting content and is the General Manager of Lifewire. our editorial process Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Tim Fisher Updated on May 20, 2020 Backup & Utilities Design Cryptocurrency MS Office Windows Linux Google Drive Apps File Types Backup & Utilities View More Tweet Share Email The margu-NotebookInfo2 gadget is an excellent multifunction system monitor gadget for Windows 7 and Windows Vista. This gadget can track CPU and memory use, wireless network strength, battery performance, and much more. Either a lot or very little thought went in to naming this gadget—margu-NotebookInfo2 certainly doesn't roll off the tongue. The strange name aside, the margu-NotebookInfo2 Windows gadget is an excellent one. You can monitor several aspects of your Windows PC in one place through this highly configurable gadget. Download margu-NotebookInfo2 What We Like Displays CPU usage for up to 2 cores. Contains several system monitoring options. Many configurations options are available. What We Don't Like Has some issues running on Windows 7. The margu-NotebookInfo2 gadget works with both the Windows 7 and Windows Vista operating system. Since the gadget is downloaded through a ZIP archive, you'll have to first open the archive before finding the margu-NotebookInfo2.gadget file. More Information on the margu-NotebookInfo2 Gadget Here are some additional details about this free Windows gadget: The margu-NotebookInfo2 gadget monitors CPU and RAM usageClicking on the various displays bring up additional informationThe CPU info includes the manufacturer, name, family, description, maximum clock speed, current clock speed, cache size and speed, and moreSome of the info you can find in the memory section of this Windows gadget is the total memory being used right now, the total virtual memory, and total free space left in the paging fileYou can toggle the various modules on and off to show/hide the clock, calendar, CPU, network, battery, system uptime, hard disk, RAM/CPU usage, and PowerPlans modules, as well adjust the layout to arrange the modules however you likeUp to 2 CPU cores can be monitored simultaneouslySeveral configurations exist for monitors in margu-NotebookInfo2Selecting the power plan module opens the Power Options applet in Control Panel so you can adjust the power plan, but you can also instantly change the power plan from right within the gadgetYou can quickly open Windows Explorer through the gadget by selecting the hard drive section. This module also shows the percentage of used disk space so you can just glance over to see how much hard drive space is remainingThe current time is also displayed in this gadget, and it includes a fun digital animation for the seconds that pass by Thoughts On the margu-NotebookInfo2 Gadget The margu-NotebookInfo2 Windows gadget has a funny name but I think it groups many different system monitors in an attractive way. You could probably replace many of your existing system monitoring gadgets with margu-NotebookInfo2. Probably the best thing about margu-NotebookInfo2 is the large number of monitoring options. You really could leave all system monitoring up to this one gadget and likely not miss much. I also like the choice of font and clean design of the gadget. My biggest issue with margu-NotebookInfo2 is that I had a problem getting it to work in Windows 7 (as of v2.3.3 of the gadget). I finally did after accepting some script errors, but that's something that should definitely be cleaned up by the developer. Margu-NotebookInfo2 is a very good multifunction Windows 7 or Windows Vista gadget. If you're after an all-in-one Windows gadget, give this one a try. Download margu-NotebookInfo2 You can download the margu-NotebookInfo2 gadget for free from Softpedia using the download link above. See How to Install a Windows Gadget if you need help.