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Download the updated Geekzone Gadget for Windows Vista Sidebar

By Mauricio Freitas, in , posted: 19-May-2007 21:58

If you have downloaded our Geekzone Gadget for Windows Vista Sidebar on its first release, please download it again... That first version had a problem that would cause the gadget to reload the feed every 30 seconds if a disconnection occurred.

This gadget will keep an eye in all our forums and show the ones with most recent topics or replies on top of the list. You can then click on a forum name to see the most recent discussions with posts or replies. You will also see a colour coded "meter" showing how busy the forum is.

Also, I've noticed a few IP addresses hammering the XML feed, at rates of up to five times per second. Since this doesn't look like normal traffic we are now blocking these IP addresses. If you try to access Geekzone and see an error message, then please contact us.



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