Starting with Windows 8, Microsoft unfortunately decided not to offer Windows Gadgets, some useful tools available for the desktop, any more. In addition, many gadget sites have disappeared.
To be sure they won’t get lost, I put my favorite gadgets here.
Wake on LAN
(If an author does not want to be listed here, please send me a message)
Note: To run the gadget under Windows 8 / 8.1, use 8GadgetPack.
Note 2: Internet Explorer might try to add the .gadget extension to .zip when downloading. In this case simply rename the file back to .gadget (do not extract!) after download has finished.