Vista weather gadget not updating
Microsoft told the user not to use the gadget as it makes your computer vulnerable.Microsoft Says Windows Sidebar platform in Windows 7 and Windows Vista has serious vulnerabilities.I wrote a couple of blog articles about this issue for my German blog readers.
Issue: Windows Vista and Windows 7 sometimes have problem with Windows Live Gadget as it does not work and gives error message- " Could not connect to Service".
Some users are reporting, that their weather gadget is still running properly on one machine, whilst a second machine fails.
One user reported, that on a machine one account works, while the second account causes the “Service not available” message.
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I couldn't find a solution to this particular problem, but I am hoping someone can help me.
An attacker could even use a gadget to take complete control of your PC.