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07 Feb 2010   #1

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windows 7 widget how to mk installation?

I have done a widget using my office pc.. It works well in my office pc.. bt when i copy it to my laptop it doesnt work... it just show me a blank white screen....

Its a player tat grabs song list from a xml... wonder y its like tat???

this is my xml file tat i use to create the widget....
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?>
 *<description>K Tools</description>
 * *<host name="sidebar">
 * * *<base type="HTML" apiVersion="1.0.0" src="test1.html" />
 * * *<permissions>Full</permissions>
 * * *<platform minPlatformVersion="1.0" />
 * *</host>

Both my laptop n office pc is running on windows 7....

I run my widget like this....

1) Go to C:\Program Files\Windows Sidebar\Gadgets

2) Drag drop the widget folder into the “Gadgets” folder.


The widget runs well n the player displays in my pc.. but when i put in my laptop which runs in windows 7 also.. it doesnt work...

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 windows 7 widget how to mk installation?

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