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Hello hoping you can help me as four days, hours of searching and im still none the better.
PC. New acer T180 Win media
Took modem card from old pc into new pc.
Set up new internet connection using windows newtwork wizard.
am connected viw 56k modem & ntl dial up (not broadband untilk two weeks or so)
Basically im am unable to connect to secure sites... like logging into online banking, tescos shopping, ebay etc etc.. Just get page cant be displayed message.... but can logg into some pages... like PC Advisor
can view my e-mail through NTL but not through a new set up outlook express. I know the settings are correct but just get
""The connection to the server has failed. Account: 'pop.ntlworld.com', Server: 'pop.ntlworld.com', Protocol: POP3, Port: 110, Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 10051, Error Number: 0x800CCC0E::
Have searched internet, turned off all firewalls & bin Norton via a uninstaller programme but still problems.
Would appreciate any help & will pick any replies up in the morning.
If that does not work, Your problem Could be with your cookies or firewall,Cookies try,Tools, Internet Options,Privacy, Advanced, Accept First party cookies , deny third party cookies,Tick always allow session cookies,Or you can type in web pages that you want when you press sites, Then press allow.
Try this, go into Internet Explorer, tools menu/internet options/click the advanced tab/then scroll down to the security part and make sure these are ticked, USE SSL 2 USE SSL 3, also tick TLS 1. These are ticked on mine and I can access secure sites with Internet Explorer, if you are using Firefox then do the following,
go into tools menu/options/ then click the advanced tab and then click the encryption tab and then tick under protocols, USE SSL 3 USE TLS 1.
Hi, thanks for responding.
Buteman.... local area connection is crossed out... think this is because im on a 56k connection so couldn't run repair.
Buteman tried your next suggestion third party cokies changed from accpet to deny, all other settings were the same.
Fatboyslim71 TLS 1 changed to add this.
None of the above worked.
any more suggestions??
Problem solved!! it turned out to be NTL causing the blocking
Eventually got an email back from NTL support
""Problems with secure pages are a symptom of using the wrong dialup number to
connect to the internet which can be corrected by reinstalling the connection
Here is the procedure for downloading the freedom connection software in
Following NTL website to get the telephone numbers isn't enough, i needed a specific dialer programme that isn't available through the wesite support links. This was lost along with my old pcs hard drive.......
Ive suggested that a decent web description for the free dial up packages needs to be added to their site........
Thanks to everyone who tried to help.
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