Windows 11 comes with many new features on the design side, including a new widget field ( Windows 11 Widgets ) in which they are sent Weather (weather), news , sports news , currency exchange and other information from various sources "by Microsoft".
After Microsoft officially launched Windows 11 in a "preview" version, many au users have problems loading Windows 11 Widgets . Even though fields dedicated to widgets open immediately, they don't load and remain empty. Blank.
Fortunately, this problem is easy to solve, and most likely in future versions of Windows 11 it will not exist at all.
Apparently this problem occurs on laptops and PCs with small screens or with integrated video chips from older generations / Intel HD Graphics 4000 for example
We can make Windows 11 widgets appear in a new field dedicated to them, if we disable and re-enable the video driver. We do this by following these steps:
1. Right-click the start button of Windows 11, then click “ Device Manager ”.
2. In the "Device Manager" we go to Display adapters “, Then double-click on the display driver. Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000 in our case.
3. In the box that opens, go to “Driver”, then click on Disable Device ”And confirm the action when you are asked if you are sure you want to do this. After disabling the display driver, the screen will remain black for a few seconds.
After the image came back, we went and opened it Windows 11 Widget. We'll see that this is listed correctly, but the transparency effects of the Windows 11 UI. We go back to "Divers" and re-enable the display driver. "Enable Device".