It's a desktop search application that provides full text search over your email, files, music, photos, chats, Gmail, web pages that you've viewed, and more.
By making your computer searchable, Desktop puts your information easily within your reach and frees you from having to manually organize your files, emails and bookmarks.
Google Desktop doesn't just help you search your computer; it also helps you gather new information from the web and stay organized with gadgets and sidebar. Google Gadgets can be placed anywhere on your desktop to show you new email, weather, photos, personalized news, and more.
Sidebar is a vertical bar on your desktop that helps you keep your gadgets organized.
- Fast and easy search for your computer like Google.com for the web.
- Launch applications and files with just a few keystrokes
- Google Updater is no longer required to install or uninstall Google Desktop.