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Windows 7: Cannot access certain websites.

09 Jul 2012   #1
iroro

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Cannot access certain websites.

When attempting to access www.environment.nsw.gov.au all I get is a blank screen. I have started internet explorer without add-ons, tried compatability mode, reset privacy settings, typed in the IP address instead of website and added as a trusted site. But after all my efforts I have had no result. The computer is running Windows 7 Enterprise x64.


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09 Jul 2012   #2
iroro

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

The page also has flash content. I will update flash, but I doubt that this could be the problem as no text or script opens.
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09 Jul 2012   #3
koolkat77

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

The page loads nicely for me here on firefox.
What browser are you using?

Completely uninstall the version of Flash you have now using http://www.revouninstaller.com/ revo's advanced mode. And download the latest version of Flash player.

Here's the 32 bit Flash player for non-IE web browser:
Download Flash Player 11.3.300.262 (Non-IE) - FileHippo.com

And 64 bit Flash player non-IE:
Download Flash Player 11.3.300.257 (Non-IE) 64-bit - FileHippo.com
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09 Jul 2012   #4
iroro

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Internet Explorer. The strange thing is, that it is only that one website.
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09 Jul 2012   #5
koolkat77

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Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

Did you try loading it on firefox?
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09 Jul 2012   #6
iroro

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Yes. The problem still continues though
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09 Jul 2012   #7
koolkat77

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Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

Okay did you follow the steps I mentioned in my previous post?
Are you able to load youtube videos?
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09 Jul 2012   #8
iroro

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

yes I did and no I cannot
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09 Jul 2012   #9
koolkat77

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Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

Very strange.

Were you able to load youtube videos earlier? and that page too?
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09 Jul 2012   #10
iroro

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Yes I was able to. Permission restrictions do not allow for screen captures.
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