desktop accessory


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desktop accessory

Software that simulates an object normally found on an office desktop, such as a calculator, notepad and appointment calendar. See widget and gadget.
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The i7300 Scanner, along with its associated software, is a desktop accessory for the PC, requiring little space compared with existing microfilm-retrieval devices.
This cute little guy can keep you company as a desktop accessory.
He got his start at AT&T Bell Laboratories, and was the personal recipient of the Ziff Davis award for Desktop Accessory of the Year.