Widget

Widget

[wij-it]

Widget may refer to:

In computing, the term has become frequently used to refer to objects on a computer screen the user interacts with:

  • GUI widget, a component of a graphical user interface with which a user interacts
  • Widget toolkit, a software library containing a collection of GUI widgets that collaborate when used in the construction of applications
  • Web widget, a physically-inspired applet on the web
  • Widget engine, a software system for running applets on the web, desktop or mobile phone

See also

  • Widget Workshop, an obscure science-based computer game developed by Maxis
  • Widget uk, A UK based personal electronics distributor

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