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Where is my location stored? Evertime I access a site that shows a location it shows up as somewhere in Virginia. I live in Ohio.

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If I go to a site that has a "store location" it always defaults to somewhere in Virginia.

If I go to a site that has a "store location" it always defaults to somewhere in Virginia.

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FredMcD
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What does this web page say about your location? http://whatismyipaddress.com/

Under the map, look for Location Not Accurate?

What does this web page say about your location? http://whatismyipaddress.com/ Under the map, look for '''Location Not Accurate?'''
darrindickey 1 solutions 2 answers

More than likely, the site is geolocating you based on the IP address of the server through which you access the Internet, which is probably based in Virginia.

More than likely, the site is geolocating you based on the IP address of the server through which you access the Internet, which is probably based in Virginia.