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Making Your Own Widgets

Dashboard is great—if you haven’t tried it, click its Dock icon and take a look at the cool widgets you can add. And you can even make your own widgets; it’s very simple to turn your favorite web pages into Dashboard widgets, and you do it right from Safari.

  • red-1.jpg In Safari, type the URL of the web page you want to turn into a widget.
  • red-2.jpg Choose File, Open in Dashboard.
  • red-3.jpg Select the area on the web page that you want to include in your widget.
  • red-4.jpg Click Add; the new widget opens in Dashboard.
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