How to attach execute file and add gadgets to gmail account.
I wish to send portable anti virus in execute file [Installer] to my friend via gmail. Unfortunately, gmail do not allow file “exe” although its already in zip. Easiest way I used are switching that file name to other form, wonder if my partner is confused, I just put a dash behind that file name.
Make sure your Windows display file name with with extension. Otherwise, you have to make some setting.
My Computer – Tool – Folder Option
View – Untick Hide extension For known File Types
Now, name file with extension displayed in your Windows So you no need hangover to change name file through Command Prompt. Example: file I want exchange is antivirus.zip, so I just add on a dash behind. Antivirus.zip_
Gmail cant scan file exe sent by me to friend. Usually I directed my friend to changing back that file by removing dash behind name file.
For first time user. Switch on or enable “Add any gadget by URL” via Setting-> Labs. Let say we want to add twitter gadget. Http://www.twittergadget.com/gadget.xml.
Go to widget tab, at the bottom, you can see the url named “Add a gadget by its URL: “. place the URL above . And click Add.
If you want to add more gadget, go to www.google.com/ig. Click Add Stuff then search your desire gadget like Yahoo Messenger. Get xml URL from the search result. And add to your gadget list in gmail setting.