security question

  mobileman1953 18:04 17 Nov 2007
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when using this site for the last 2 days i get a message bar on ie7 saying to help protect security internet explorer blocked this site from downloading files to your computer click here for details, what files are pc advisor trying to download and is it safe to accept them

  woodchip 18:17 17 Nov 2007

Probably cookies, and it’s most likely Windows Firewall that’s stopping them

  mobileman1953 18:45 17 Nov 2007

not changed any settings for cookies etc so can i stop this from happening

  woodchip 19:22 17 Nov 2007

Yes turn Windows Firewall off, in control panel\security

  VoG II 19:33 17 Nov 2007

I wouldn't turn off your firewall.

When the warning appears, is there a yellow information band just below the toolbar? If so click it and there should be an option to allow the download. You won't get anything harmful from this site.

  mobileman1953 08:54 18 Nov 2007

thanks VoG™ your advice worked thanks again

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