Tips To Fix Issue of Windows® Vista Gadgets Not Working
What are the causes due to which the gadgets in Windows Vista stop working? What are the tips to fix such issues?
Windows Vista is the Operating System released by Microsoft. This Operating System has got a lot of new and improved features compared to the earlier versions. Many security features have also been added to this Operating System. It would give protection from unwanted and the latest viruses and malware present in the system. High performance and reliability are other good qualities of this Operating System. It would be available in different editions. The issue of 'not working of Windows Vista gadgets' might arise due to many reasons. If you have outdated and incompatible gadgets, that might lead to the not working of gadgets in the system. If the system has many malware present, they would also cause infection of the gadgets. As a result, the gadgets would not be able to work. If the UAC control settings are being changed, that would also cause not working of gadgets issue in Windows Vista system.
Following points are tips to resolve issue of not working of gadgets in Windows Vista:
- Using registry editor
- Delete malware
- Fix gadget issues
Using registry editor
You have to make sure that the UAC control is in the original conditions. You have to access the UAC first. So first, you have to type regedit in the search box. Then in the nest window of the registry editor, you have to navigate for the following registry key : 'HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionSidebarSettings.' Then you have to find the process named 'AllowElevatedProcess'. You would put this value to one and then you have to close the registry.
Malware are now becoming a threat to the modern PC world. If these unwanted threats are present in the system, they would cause the issue of not working of gadgets in Windows Vista. These threats have the capability to corrupt the system files and folders. So, in order to remove the infection from these viruses, you have to use the best antivirus or the antimalware in the system. They would delete all these threats. When these infections are deleted, the gadgets would start working normally.
If the gadgets that you have installed are not working, they might be non genuine gadgets. There might be incompatibility issues. The gadgets have to be compatible with the Windows Vista Operating System. You have to make sure that the gadget with which you are working is genuine and compatible. When the gadgets like Google calendar is not working, you have to install the latest version of that gadget from the website. Sometimes, reinstalling of gadgets would also help resolve the issue of not working of gadgets.