Goodbye, SkypeGadget

 Nov 3rd, 2012 

Five years after releasing the first version of SkypeGadget, I decided to stop supporting and developing SkypeGadget. I believe that I discontinued it about a year ago when I provided the latest update but today it is official. Starting today, Nov 3rd 2012, I will no longer offer support for SkypeGadget. There are a few reasons behind this decision: (1) […]

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Bug in SkypeGadget

 Jan 22nd, 2011 

There is a bug in the Skype client that affects SkypeGadget. See status and workaround here. Sorry for the inconvenience!

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100000+ Downloads

 Jul 19th, 2009 

I am proud to announce that SkypeGadget was downloaded more than 100.000 from There is a problem with the posted date but I remember that I uploaded it on at the beginning of 2008 (or late 2007). So, I think that it was downloaded 100K times in ~19 months. SkypeGadget is a Windows […]

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SkypeGadget 1.4 for Skype 4!

 Mar 7th, 2009 

A new version of SkypeGadget is available. It brings support for Skype 4. It can be downloaded from the project’s page: Later edit: It was accepted also on Microsoft’s Live Gallery and can be downloaded from there too:

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SkypeGadget 2 A1 is available

 Oct 5th, 2008 

The first public release of the new Skype Gadget is available for download. It is an incomplete version but I need feedback in order to make is better. Try it and send me your oppinion.

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Blog news – SkypeGadget 2

 Sep 29th, 2008 

I had a busy month and I couldn’t write much on the blog. However I worked on SkypeGadget 2 and I want to announce that it will be released in October (I don’t know yet the release date). Will include many new features like: history and conference support a new interface new options for displaying […]

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First Donation

 Aug 20th, 2008 

Today I received the first donation for my Skype Gadget :D It is not a large sum but I am impressed.

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Skype Gadget

 Jun 4th, 2008 

Skype Gadget is a Windows Vista Sidebar gadget developed by me. It comes to help Skype users who don’t want to go to this application every time they need to call/chat to someone. It integrates with the Sidebar, displays all your contacts and gives you options for call and chat. Uses Skype4COM, a component offered […]

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