Free Sidebar Gadgets for Windows 10/8.1/7 Desktop


PC Control overview

PC Control

PC Control Windows 10 gadget aims to do your daily routine to be as easy and smooth as possible. This is great lifehack not for beginner users but even from computer geeks. You can easy use all the power functions, namely shutdown, restart, hibernation, standby or log off.

Gadgets provide two methods of auto action. First - you can run selected command at user-define date and time in the future (you can select a certain day and hour). It is possible to set gadget to repeat selected action every day in specified time after selected date (first action will run on specified day, of course). Second - you can choose a specified time interval (up to 120 minutes with 15 minutes step) starting from the scheduling moment. For prevent damage or loss your data you have possibility to set confirmation before action.

Main gadget's frame inform you about selected auto action and date/time of next run. Also you can see three buttons: immediately execute selected action, go to control panel and clear scheduled task. It will help you use gadget more comfortably.

The PC Control gadget comes with full appearance customization capabilities, as you can easily change the colors of all the elements in the main window, such as the background, the title, date and time, information string, error messages, etc. Moreover you can use gadget in one of two modes: standard and controls only. In last case sate/time settings is not used. Gadget works on both 32-bit and 64-bit systems.

PC Control gadget

Special features

  1. Double click on icon control to open special PC Control panel.
  2. In special PC Control panel double click on appropriate icon for perform desired action immediately.

Show changelog

Version 2.0 - Added controls only mode (#2 tab). Improve code.

Version 1.9 - Fixed bugs. Improve usability.

Version 1.8 - Improve usability.

Version 1.7 - Fixed working "Stand by" under Windows 8 or above.

Version 1.6 - Working under Windows 10 Technical Preview.

Version 1.5 - Disable hibernate action in settings if hibernate is off.

Version 1.4 - Determine hibernate status and show/hide hibernate icon.

Version 1.3 - Fixed bugs. Improve usability.

Version 1.2 - Fixed bugs. Fixed wrong icons under Windows 8. Added new settings tab.

Version 1.1 - Fixed bugs. Improve working with PC control panel.

Version 1.0 - Release version.