LookingGlass Weather Suite - UltraLite Widget
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LookingGlass Weather Suite - UltraLite Widget

Updated Oct 13, 2004 by Will Rose

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Comment #21 Saturday, August 20, 2005 6:56 PM
Fantastic Widget, Looks so Kewl on my desktop
Is there any chance of adding an "Update Now" button to it, so that for ppl like me that arnt allways connected to the net can update when we actually connect to the net, rather than having to wait the 20 mins ??? , i hope u know what i mean
Keep up the Good Work!.....

Sea Hourse
Comment #22 Wednesday, May 31, 2006 12:26 AM
Just now came across this widget. Weather reporters are a dime a dozen but I've never seen one that includes a radar screen. Wow! For the gadget freaks this is definitely a must have toy/tool. Unfortunately, it won't start raining around here for another 5 months so I've set the configuration for another part of the country in order to watch the green blotches. This is really one of the sharpest things I have seen in a while.

Who reads the newspaper anymore? We have the Internet. Who listens to the weather report on the advertised clogged radio? We have the Internet. And now there is no longer any reason to tune in for the visuals of dopler radar on the evening news. We have this killer widget! Fantastic job.
Comment #23 Saturday, July 11, 2009 10:24 AM
Is there a chance you will update your widget/objects to work as there has been a change during this summer? I hope so because these are the BEST weather 'programs' I've seen (ever) for desttopx. Thanks, Battlehorse
Comment #24 Sunday, August 30, 2009 3:03 PM
I have some problems with zip codes. I write Moscow, Russia or RSXX0063 but there are no chandes in weather and location. All widgets about weather don't understend zip codes, and renew weather only by words MOSCOW, RUSSIA. But this widget automaticaly changes city's name to zip code. What can i do to solve this problem?
Comment #25 Monday, February 08, 2016 3:18 AM

Does  this work with windows 8?

Comment #26 Monday, April 17, 2006 6:21 PM
Same with all the versions. I cannot change the zip. Luckly I have one that works great. Not sure if its older or his. It just says weather. Looks like the same but WORKS. Just tested the old one and works super..
Comment #27 Friday, January 06, 2006 1:05 PM
ok, this will never work, but I'm goign to ask for help here. I love this widget! But I've been moved behind a proxy server and now I cannot get the updates on the weather, the radar works, but I can't seem to get the Zip code to change, I've tried delete and reinstall and everything. any suggestions. I even tried to edit the script to have my zip as default, no work there either
Dave Michaels
Comment #28 Saturday, April 30, 2005 12:12 AM
Thanks a bunch Starman! That did the trick. I tried looking, too, but obviously not in the right place.

All is right with the widget once again.

Dave Michaels
Comment #29 Sunday, April 17, 2005 11:37 PM
I'm having the same problem. I'm sure it's something in a .cfg file somewhere, just don't know where.

This didn't start until after I had used the minize (just the temp & sun/moon) feature. Prior to that the Moon was always within the frame.
Comment #30 Thursday, April 14, 2005 10:13 AM
Thanks for the info. I did see the line while checking out the script about 20 minutes. It would be nice to have it update sooner, but if the weather service does not update that soon then there is no reason to make it any sooner. I made some modifications to the LookingGlass Weather Suite - Lite Edition object(hope you don't mind) just for me. It appears to be working fine so far. I changed the default zip code and radar map locations to my home. I also made it so when I clicked on the sun/moon/clouds that it closed the 5 day forecast instead of showing the weather radar. I then put a radar button in the lower left corner of the forecast (where the close button was) to open the radar. This is not to say I didn't like the way you programmed it. It is great. I was just seeing what I could do with this program and I like the results. I saved it as an object and when I register looks like I can save it as a widget or gadget depending on what ver
pete griffen
Comment #31 Saturday, February 12, 2005 10:55 PM
Hey will my 5 day weather report works but not the radar part any thoughts
Jeroen Verhoeven
Comment #32 Sunday, January 23, 2005 5:23 AM
This is the best weather widget I could find! Thanks.......
Allthough I changed the temperature to Celcius (I am in Europe) the weather comments on the icons is still in Fahrenheit. Only the comments/forecast, the temp under the daily icons is Celsius again. Is there a way to change the Fahrenheit in the daily forecasts in Celsius?

Furthermore I would love the implementation of satellite images for Europe......
Will Rose
Comment #33 Thursday, November 18, 2004 5:29 PM
FYI - All the editions of LookingGlass have been updated to the latest version.
Joseph Morovich
Comment #34 Thursday, November 11, 2004 10:26 AM
I loved this Widget. But now suddently even though it is running and in my system tray, I cannot see it anywhere on the screen. I even right click and alternate between show and hide. No effect. Any ideas what I did to make it disappear?
Comment #35 Friday, October 15, 2004 5:10 AM
downloaded DesktopX purely for this widget Great animation and functionality
Dave Michaels
Comment #36 Thursday, October 14, 2004 10:30 PM
Sorry, I have it installed, I just don't have it running full tilt (Desktop X). The widget works just fine - would just like to see what the better quality looks like Perhaps I'll fire up DX and run the object.
Will Rose
Comment #37 Thursday, October 14, 2004 2:32 PM
This widget won't run if you don't have DX installed. It was not built with DX Pro, and only DXPro can export widgets as standalone EXE files. The normal version (which I imagine most of the widgets on this site were built with) builds EXEs that require DX to be installed, although not running.
Dave Michaels
Comment #38 Thursday, October 14, 2004 1:55 PM
I don't run objects since I don't run desktop x, but I do like what folks have done with widgets. I'm not familiar with the export process but would be willing to give that a shot and see what happens...
Will Rose
Comment #39 Wednesday, October 13, 2004 3:11 AM
Hitchhiker, please see my reply to your original comment for some clarification.

How do you like it?
Comment #40 Wednesday, October 13, 2004 2:06 AM

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