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Windows 7: Website knows my location.

14 Apr 2012   #11

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by EzioAuditore View Post
Okay so windows isn't giving away your location. What site is it that redirects you, if you want us to try?
Could be your ISP too, giving away location info to some sites. . .
I think I need to change my location details to a country that has the same time.
Do you know the mechanics of doing this?


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14 Apr 2012   #12

Winbdows 7 ultimate x64 | Ubuntu 12.04 x64 LTS
 
 

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14 Apr 2012   #13

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by EzioAuditore View Post
You really are a clever fella.
I'll have a look at it right now.
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14 Apr 2012   #14

Winbdows 7 ultimate x64 | Ubuntu 12.04 x64 LTS
 
 

Lets hope that link prove useful to you.
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14 Apr 2012   #15

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by EzioAuditore View Post
Lets hope that link prove useful to you.
geolocate seems to work only with firefox.
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14 Apr 2012   #16

Winbdows 7 ultimate x64 | Ubuntu 12.04 x64 LTS
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by inouno View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by EzioAuditore View Post
Lets hope that link prove useful to you.
geolocate seems to work only with firefox.
Yeah its an addon for firefox afterall.
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14 Apr 2012   #17

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by EzioAuditore View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by inouno View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by EzioAuditore View Post
Lets hope that link prove useful to you.
geolocate seems to work only with firefox.
Yeah its an addon for firefox afterall.
Yes, but, I want to relocate Internet Explorer. I think Kakistan (wrong spelling) Russia, has the same time as me.
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14 Apr 2012   #18

Winbdows 7 ultimate x64 | Ubuntu 12.04 x64 LTS
 
 

Well there was a manual file creation option too there.
Why are you so leaned towards IE?
You can also use some anonymizer or ip hiding tool to fake your location.
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14 Apr 2012   #19

 
 

Is it your actual address, or just general location?

If general, then it's your IP address.
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14 Apr 2012   #20

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by EzioAuditore View Post
Well there was a manual file creation option too there.
Why are you so leaned towards IE?
You can also use some anonymizer or ip hiding tool to fake your location.
Leaned, because it is familiar to me.
I am not trying to be scary, merely I don't like intrusion.
I didn't want to fake nothing.
A bit of privacy, that's all I want.
But I suppose that's real mad. If you're going to go on the internet, well..what can you say?
Crooks, liars, devils, cheats, ..who really wants to be among them?
It's such a bloody struggle just to keep ones computer going, I am thinking, is it really worth it ?
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