Solved

Weather widget for Win 8.1 desktop?

Posted on 2014-04-05
3
3,099 Views
Last Modified: 2014-04-05
Is there the equivalent of a weather widget (from Win 7) for the Win 8.1 desktop?
0
Comment
Question by:ou81aswell
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 24

Accepted Solution

by:
aadih earned 500 total points
ID: 39980124
You could follow the instructions at the following page to install (Windows-7 like) gadgets to your Windows 8.1 desktop:

http://www.howtogeek.com/178869/how-to-add-gadgets-back-to-windows-8.1/ >

Gadgets download link:

http://8gadgetpack.net/ >
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:ou81aswell
ID: 39980219
After a bit of a struggle with getting the "Install As Administrator" business to work (it turns out it's not necessary from what I can tell) in the Windows Explorer context menu, I got the gadgets installed. Thanks.
0
 
LVL 24

Expert Comment

by:aadih
ID: 39980227
Great! :-)
0

Featured Post

Use Case: Protecting a Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure

Microsoft Azure is rapidly becoming the norm in dynamic IT environments. This document describes the challenges that organizations face when protecting data in a hybrid cloud IT environment and presents a use case to demonstrate how Acronis Backup protects all data.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
free antivirus program for windows 8 10 89
How to remove the virus in WIn8 8 62
Windows 10 "clean" install failures 18 96
How to prevent "~WRL21.tmp" from producing in Win8 3 34
With the recent demise of Windows XP support, you may be a new convert to Windows 7 or Windows 8. Or perhaps you've been on W7 or W8 for a while, but just recently acquired your first scanner for the new OS. In either case, you are likely to be very…
Firefox seemed to slow down recently and it occurred to me that I had many open tabs — ultimately, I would find out that three-quarters of them were Experts Exchange tabs! :) So I decided to go on a hunt for a tool that would capture the names an…
The goal of this Micro Tutorial is to help navigate beginning users with the app store on Windows 8. It will explain exciting features how to maximize your PC through these apps. This will be demonstrated using Windows 8 operating system.
This Micro Tutorial will teach you how to reformat your flash drive. Sometimes your flash drive may have issues carrying files so this will completely restore it to manufacturing settings. Make sure to backup all files before reformatting. This w…

813 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

18 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now