Almost every user now knows about HTC Home, an excellent free animated weather gadget for Windows 7. Those who have missed it or having difficulty to find out how to use it or from where to download it, this guide is intended for them.
Firstly, you can download HTC Home from their official website for free: htchome.org
” HTC Home 2 is first of all a widget with a clock, weather forecast and realistic animation. You can watch clouds floating across your desktop, rain drops slide down your screen and even lightning striking here and there. The quality and accuracy of weather forecast are guaranteed by The Weather Channel and MSN and others.
HTC Home 2 is analogous to the weather widget for HTC communicators. The program can be installed to your PC with Windows Vista or Windows 7 operation system (other operation systems are not supported, although it might work with Windows XP). You can adjust HTC Home 2 to your taste with the help of different skins. Bright or tranquil, informative or plain “ you can choose the one that suits you.
HTC Home 2 does not mean only weather forecast. It also implies a calendar, bookmarks, music player. “
Installation is quite easy. Just download the installation file from the above mentioned link, run it:
It will download and install additional files. The installation is of few Kb size!
On the first run, it will ask you for location and provider. You can edit any setting from the right click menu too: