Windows Media Center Gadgets for Windows SideShow (64 bit) includes four gadgets—TV, Music, Pictures and Video, and Now Playing—that you can use to control most Media Center functions from a SideShow-compatible device.
For instance, you can use the TV gadget to browse the program guide, schedule recordings, and browse and play back recorded TV shows. With the Music gadget you can browse and play music. Use the Pictures and Video gadget to browse pictures on your device and play slideshows and video. The Now Playing gadget provides information on what is playing in Media Center and provides playback controls like those on your Media Center remote.
Note: This gadget is for the 64-bit version of Windows Vista. If you’re running the 32-bit version of Windows Vista, download and install the 32-bit version of Windows Media Center Gadgets from the Windows Live Gallery website.