World Clock 0.2
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World Clock 0.2

Updated Jun 01, 2005 by Judge


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Snak3Z
Comment #1 Friday, June 03, 2005 2:47 PM
I've got the newest SysStats and I'm following the instructions to the point but somehow as I load the world.ini, it gives me a error message and crashes the whole objectdock...? Any advice?
Judge
Comment #2 Friday, June 03, 2005 9:41 PM
Hmmm. Make sure that the docklet isn't at one end of the dock (no. really). Install MSXML4 http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=3144b72b-b4f2-46da-b4b6-c5d7485f2b42&displaylang=en
Snak3Z
Comment #3 Saturday, June 04, 2005 2:28 AM
Okay, I installed that MSXML4, so lets see if it helps...
Snak3Z
Comment #4 Saturday, June 04, 2005 2:47 AM
YEEHAA, it works, praises to Judge !!!
Snak3Z
Comment #5 Saturday, June 04, 2005 2:55 AM
Okay, how can I change the location of the clock's time? I'm sorry, I'm a bit new to this objectdock system and SysStats... :
alpha-prime
Comment #6 Saturday, June 04, 2005 4:11 AM
Cool stuff I can not seem to get the zoom map in and out to work. With the docklet highlighted i.e. displaying the location label the i and o keys do nothing. Any help appreciated re what I am doing wrong.
Chris TH
Comment #7 Saturday, June 04, 2005 4:47 AM
Make sure that the docklet isn't at one end of the dock (no. really).


This is only a problem for me if it's at one *particular* end (the bottom of a vertical untabbed dock).

FWIW

Okay, how can I change the location of the clock's time?


For future reference, right-click the docklet & choose 'configure' and there're some instructions in the 'description' panel. To answer your question, CTRL+LeftClick the docklet to enter the location.

HTH
Judge
Comment #8 Saturday, June 04, 2005 9:45 PM
I can not seem to get the zoom map in and out to work

Its not enough to just have the mouse over it - you have to have clicked on it first - then the mouse-wheel and the i an do keys will work.
alpha-prime
Comment #9 Sunday, June 05, 2005 5:11 AM
Had a go when clicking on the docklet, i.e. it changed to a dimmed icon but i & o would not do anything. I managed to get the effect I wanted using configure > overlays > world > configure. By adjusting scale I could zoom in and I then used draw at x & y to nudge the map to show the whole of the country rather than be centered where my location is.

***** from me.

alpha-prime
Comment #10 Sunday, June 05, 2005 5:21 AM
But sadly, I still can't get World Clock to work. No matter what I do, I'm told the path is incorrect. Just clicking on world.ini isn't enough. Thanks for listening, alpha-prime, but I'm getting discouraged after several hours of trying!


Make sure the files are all in the correct place.

..\docklets\systats should have sysstats.dll and sysstatscom.dll

..\docklets\systats\config should have world.ini

..\docklets\systats\images\world should have lots of png and jpg files

..\docklets\systats\scripts\world should have two vbs files

Not sure if having both object dock & plus versions is causing your issues.
On the blue sysstats ? icon right mouse click, select load, world.ini should be visible.
HeyNaniNani
Comment #11 Sunday, June 05, 2005 4:53 PM
Hi, alpha-prime -- I checked everything you mentioned. sysstatscom.dll was in \ObjectDock, where I understood we were to unzip the file; all the others were correct. So I moved sysstatscom.dll to \docklets\sysstats. Right-clicking the blue question mark and then choosing Load brought up world.ini; clicking that did nothing. Then I tried it with sysstatscom.dll in both \ObjectDock and \docklets\sysstats at the same time with the same result.

My copy of the original ObjectDock is under Program Files and is not open. ObjectDock Plus is under Stardock\ObjectDesktop. I'll take out the original program, and see if that helps. I can't understand why others were able to unzip and use immediately.

Thanks for all your efforts!
rusbond
Comment #12 Friday, September 09, 2005 3:00 AM
Your clock is awesome, but I tackle a problem.
With MSXML4 I managed to load clock to ObjectDock with no crash, but whatever I do, no matter what city I choose, there's only Groton, MA on the background (clock title changes still) and it's always 10:52 AM. I can't figure out what I need to do to make it work corretly.
wilson1992
Comment #13 Thursday, September 22, 2005 11:54 AM
Great Job Judge The Best Clock I ever had Keep the good work
For People Having Trouble, Dudes Whats going on maybe i will
have to give you guys tips on how to install this docklet
its so easy.
chadikas
Comment #14 Sunday, October 02, 2005 8:43 AM
I installed the clock, but it doesnt work... It always shows 10:52 Am, even when I change the place. How can I get it to work?
Thanks
Greenglade
Comment #15 Monday, October 03, 2005 6:21 AM
i installed the clock - BUT:
1) i only seem to be able to change the location when i put it directly in the .ini file
2) the map only shows when i start the clock for the first time with the "Groton" (or whatever) location. when i click it or do anything else it vanishes and i have a black clock. even when i restart O-Dock with the manually changed location. it just wont show again

any advice? i meanits half the fun without the map
topy the sage
Comment #16 Tuesday, October 04, 2005 4:14 PM
I've the same problem of Greenglade.

What's "Groton"?
Why my clock is Black? Where is the world?
Greenglade
Comment #17 Wednesday, October 05, 2005 3:06 AM
"Groton" is the City which is "built in" in the .ini File - the City it starts with. Or so it seems...

topy the sage
Comment #18 Monday, October 10, 2005 2:26 PM
A fast HELP!

The only problem now is he black background in the clock...
Where is the map?
gth727h
Comment #19 Wednesday, October 12, 2005 9:33 AM
IS there any way to have the world clock display the time digitally above it instead of the location? I stink at reading analog clocks, but this one is so nice!
topy the sage
Comment #20 Thursday, October 13, 2005 5:35 PM
Well...I've three world clock: Los Angeles, New York and Tokyo... but all have a black backgroung instead the world map of the location.
Why?
How can I solve this problem?

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