Windows Live Spaces Power Toys

Windows Live Spaces has a few Power Toys that are not in any way advertised, and seem to only be known to those ‘in the know’.  These Power Toys are:
 
Tweak UI PowerToy: "&powertoy=tweakomatic"
The Tweak UI Power Toy is designed to allow you to customize the look of your Space. Once you add the Tweak UI Power Toy to your Space you can use it to control colors, module borders and transparency, and the background image’s placement and presence. Granular control combined with existing Spaces layout and module configuration allows for almost endless customizability and personalization.
 
Custom HTML PowerToy: "&powertoy=sandbox"
The Custom HTML Power Toy is designed to allow you to add a sandbox module to your Space in which you can enter text, link to images, and use other HTML features. The Custom HTML Power Toy supports all of the same HTML that you can enter into a Blog entry and can be moved around your Space as a separate module, just like a list or any other Spaces module. Additionally you can control the Title of this module and whether the borders for this module are displayed or not.
 
Windows Media Player PowerToy: "&powertoy=musicvideo"
The Media Player Power Toy is designed to allow you to play audio and video files within your Space. While editing your Space specify the URL of a Media file located on the web in the Media Power Toy and hit Save. This will allow the people viewing your Space to watch or listen to the media file you have linked. You can customize the experience even more by altering the player settings (like auto start, times to play, and player mode) while editing your Space.
 
Follow these steps to add a Power Toy to your Space:
1. Log into Passport and Edit your Space.
2. In the Address bar of your web browser add the text “&powertoy=[nameofpowertoy]” to the end of the displayed URL.
3. Click the Go button next to your web browser address bar.
4. Once the page has finished reloading, click on the Customize tab in your Space.
5. In the Modules drop down menu in the Customize tab there should be a listing for PowerToy: Tweak UI. Click the word Add next to it and then click the Save button.
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