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    My fiancÚ just got a new desktop computer and is having trouble with her internet settings. She can use most internet sites, but sites with a log in (facebook, email, etc) don't work. Is there a setting with her firewall or anti-virus that can be changed? It is a new HP desktop with Windows 8 and Norton Anti-Virus. Thanks In Advance!



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    Re: Computer Help

    Are cookies enabled?


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    Re: Computer Help

    It's always the cookies.



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    Re: Computer Help

    As far as we can tell the cookies are enabled. Any other suggestions?



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    Re: Computer Help

    How do they 'not work'? Is permission denied? Do they not load? What is the browser being used? Does it happen on another browser?



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    Re: Computer Help

    Quote Originally Posted by Jordanj6502 View Post
    How do they 'not work'? Is permission denied? Do they not load? What is the browser being used? Does it happen on another browser?
    It doesn't work in Internet Explorer or Mozilla. When she types the address in it says "page can not be displayed" and the pages don't load at all.



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    Re: Computer Help

    Quote Originally Posted by farminclone View Post
    It doesn't work in Internet Explorer or Mozilla. When she types the address in it says "page can not be displayed" and the pages don't load at all.
    Hate to be "that guy" but I bet a million bucks she's not typing it right. Google for it and then bookmark the new link, THEN login.



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    Re: Computer Help

    Quote Originally Posted by ruxCYtable View Post
    Hate to be "that guy" but I bet a million bucks she's not typing it write. Google for it and then bookmark the new link, THEN login.
    Hate to be that guy.....



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    Re: Computer Help

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneYoda View Post
    Hate to be that guy.....
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