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My location is Rockford, Ill. Until a few days ago, I had no problem with websites accessing my correct location. Now, I have some sites that show my location as Sacramento, Ca. !!! I'm planning some travel this summer(hopefully), so this can be a problem. I have tried clearing the cache and a few other suggestions, to no avail. Anyone have an idea what to do about this? Thanks, Mike P.

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What do these websites say about your location? Under the map, look for Location Not Accurate?

How to set your location manually in Firefox(Windows)


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Hi Mike, websites generally guess your location using the IP address assigned by your service provider. Typically that is within 25-50 miles, so yours is a little bit off. Are you connecting through a VPN or similar service that might be changing your IP address to one registered in Sacramento?


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