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Windows 7: Unable to access certain sites in IE but can in Firefox

11 Feb 2009   #1
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 
Unable to access certain sites in IE but can in Firefox

This morning when I tried to access spaces and skydrive I found that I was unable to access them in IE8 but they work in firefox. Any ideas? Im assuming its something in IE.


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11 Feb 2009   #2
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

managed to solve this by resetting the settings.
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11 Feb 2009   #3
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Swarfega, you're always answering your own problems. lol I like that.
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11 Feb 2009   #4
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

lol glad you do but i thought it was worth putting down the answer in case anyone else has the same problem
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11 Feb 2009   #5
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

No disputing that. :)
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16 Feb 2009   #6
jbosa1

Windows 7, Vista, Mandriva 2008
 
 

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This morning when I tried to access spaces and skydrive I found that I was unable to access them in IE8 but they work in firefox. Any ideas? Im assuming its something in IE.
Why ask when you already know?
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