That is symptomatic of XML registration failure, Ramesh's 'winhelponline'
site has a good checklist.
Gadgets in the Windows Vista Sidebar are not displayed correctly:
Please use the Communities guidelines when posting.
Use the "Ratings" feature. It helps the new users.
Mark L. Ferguson MS-MVP
"medulla_86" <medulla_86@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> My laptop stopped charging and I finally saved enough to have it repaired
> about a month ago. But now I have it back, the news feed gadget won't
> itself, even when I am connected to the internet. I'm stuck with news
> headlines from May! What can I do? Thanks in advance.