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Windows 7: Cant get gadgets to stay working... very frustrating

13 Jan 2010   #11
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

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edit - Im 95% sure I know why they were not working. Occasionally to get around download limits I would use Internet Explorer with a proxy. I just figured this out because they started working all of a sudden (I just put in a working proxy). This also explains them all of a sudden not working. Yay! Didnt know the gadgets depended on IE

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05 Jan 2012   #12
rdwray

Windows 7 Home Premium 64
 
 

I read all this and what I have is still not working. I have gadgets that monitor the "dollar value" and it works. Other like Oil Price Monitor and Weater Gadget do not. Any ideas? thanks...
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