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Windows 7: Replace corrupted gadgets in sidebar

14 Nov 2010   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

This worked for me.

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14 Nov 2010   #12

windows 7 ultimate 64bit

Thank you Popeye1953,

I had a can of spinage and reinstalled Win7 and the rest of my programs. I felt that if there was a corruption, it may be a warning that more problems lie ahead.

I have noted the Regedit entries and what to delete.
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20 Apr 2011   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
This will help

I had the same problem after catching a Trojan
- my gadgets where only blank pease...nothing worked for me...

My solution was:
Gadgets not Displaying Correctly in Windows 7 - Fix

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\Zones\
with pseudo-graphic number, you'll see it before zone number 0.

It seems this is a bug of Adobe flash player update, though I am not sure.
The pseudo-graphic number they speak of before zone number 0 looks like a miniature upper case "L"."..just Delete it and thats it..

:) good luck

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23 Apr 2011   #14

windows 7 ultimate 64bit

I did reinstall Windows. Thanks for the suggestion. I will make a note of this and I am in agreement about the Adobe Flash player. Have a nice Easter holiday.
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