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My Gadget Weather Has a problem

by islandporgy / March 5, 2013 10:17 PM PST

First it does not want to give the correct temperture. So I tried re putting the zip Code, it tells me location not found.
I tried to do system restorore could not get that done so could some one let me know what to do ?

Thankl Youi

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Re: gadget
by Kees_B Forum moderator / March 5, 2013 10:33 PM PST
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Windows Gadget
by islandporgy / March 5, 2013 10:42 PM PST
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It tells me about Sensors, Disable or Enable Can not get it to disable it stays at enable. May be I have a Viirus, but I run virus protection every day.

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I got system restore to working
by islandporgy / March 5, 2013 11:18 PM PST
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I do not know what caused the problem.

Thank You

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Still Not Working
by islandporgy / March 6, 2013 12:52 AM PST

Went into Control Pannel, Location and other Sensors it told me that know Senors are installed. I know it needs A sensor for Windows Weather Gadget to work just getting the right one is a big issue.


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Not That Gadget
by islandporgy / March 6, 2013 4:44 PM PST
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Windows 7 Gadget, Does this run by a sensor. where do I get the right senor to download.

Thank You Very Much


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Re: sensor
by Kees_B Forum moderator / March 6, 2013 4:58 PM PST
In reply to: Not That Gadget

Google finds this one: http://ceekam.com/blog/?p=787

It finds your IP-address. Then it searches in the big Internet database where approximately you are. Then it looks in another database what the current weather is.
Wouldn't it be simpler to just look through the windows and see if it rains or not?


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