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Windows 7: Currency gadget showing old data

12 Nov 2014   #1
urteddy

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 
Currency gadget showing old data

When ever I see my currency gadget in my desktop it shows data, below that it is mentioned 13 days ago. How can i make it to give me current data ?


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12 Nov 2014   #2
pbcopter

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Hi and welcome.

From what I can see and from all the posts on different forums, it appears that the currency gadget that came with Windows is no longer supported.

Microsoft has indicated that the will not support gadgets citing security reasons.
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30 Nov 2014   #3
morph000

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

I used it too but then it just started showing old data like yours
Go here for an alternative : Most Wanted Windows Desktop Gadgets - Windows 8, Windows 7 and Windows Vista
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