mini applications that are hosted in the OS X Dashboard

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Dashboard Widget for persistently editing a file

Is there a dashboard widget that one can use to persistently edit a text file? For example, suppose I want to have my changelog open all the time in a Git repository. Many thanks.
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Is there a dashboard widget that has extended Unicode characters?

I've been looking for a decent Unicode widget that allows access to some of the weirder characters like ✓ and ✗. Does such a beast exist? I've tried a few and all of them seem kind of ...
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Is it possible to make a web clipped widget smaller?

I am trying to make a "web clip" widget for my dashboard of the Stack Exchange top bar (to keep an eye on moderator flags, etc). The problem is that it won't let me make the widget smaller than 110 ...
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Additional languages in dictionary dashboard widget?

Ok I added more languages to the build-in dictionary application and they are available in the desktop application. Now it would be great if they were also available in the dictionary dashboard ...
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align widgets in the dashboard?

Is it possible to move a dashboard widget to a specific coordinate? I looked in google, and there's no specific answer to it. I asume that there should be some plist file somewhere with the numeric ...
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Sticky note widgets each have their cursor blinking as if active all together

Using a new MBP Retina at work with Mountain Lion. I always used the sticky dashboard widgets to organize my oh-so-chaotic life on my Lion MBP. Now that I use them in 10.8 (around 16-20 stickies) I ...
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How to create a dashboard web clip without a theme

Is there some way to create a web clip without a theme? The problem is, all the available themes have some kind of glassy effect over the top half or third that compromises the quality of the image ...
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How do I change the URL of a widget?

I've got a widget that was pointing to a page on a server on the LAN. Problem is, something in my configuration changed, breaking the URL (e.g. I put "host" instead of "host.local.net" and now "host" ...
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My Dashboard k-notes widget has suddenly turned all my notes blank. Any ideas?

I'm running OS 10.6.8 on Macbook pro . My Dashboard k-notes widget has suddenly turned all my notes blank. I tried (without success) using the solution posted here in response to the question below, ...