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I hate widgets...

by Alegoo92 / March 14, 2007 12:53 PM PDT

Translation widget in particular. It stopped working. The GUI is all screwy and it is unresponsive--this happened to me before too (i forget how to fix it)/

Help anyone?


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Maybe we can help
by Hiedran / March 15, 2007 2:53 AM PDT
In reply to: I hate widgets...

What widget? What system? (Is it a 10.4 dashboard widget? Is it a Vista sidebar widget? Is it a Yahoo! Widget Engine widget?)

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by Alegoo92 / March 15, 2007 4:40 AM PDT
In reply to: Maybe we can help

I completely forgot to give system info...

It's the OS X 10.4 Translation Widget (for the dashboard) that's bundled with Mac OS X.

I'm running 10.4.9 which could be the problem, but this has happened before. The words aren't even in spacing and size and the background is no longer transluscent --- not to mention the widget has no functionality..


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by Hiedran / March 15, 2007 8:41 AM PDT
In reply to: Sorry...

I can't help. Vista, yes. But I'm running 10.3.9 so no Dashboard for me.

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by Alegoo92 / March 16, 2007 11:41 AM PDT
In reply to: I hate widgets...

For some reason the 4th post mysteriously won't appear... but it's ok. I contacted Apple support who refused to help me (Translation widget is third party)...

I went on my Guest user, copied the translation widget file from it, and put it into and replaced the one in my user's. Problems all fixed.


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