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Set Default Geographic Location in Windows 7

Many programs in Windows 7 will utilize your geographic location. If you would like to be ahead of the game and set your location, follow this guide.

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Setting Your Default Geographic Location

To set your default geographic location, do the following:

  1. Click the Start button, type loc, and click on Default Location
  2. From this screen, you may set you default location settings
    Set Default Geographic Location in Windows 7
  3. When you are done, click Apply

Now you are ready for maximum utilization as more location-aware programs and services are released.



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