Surfing Problems!!

  Heinzy 10:50 09 Mar 2003
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While browsing on the internet,on certain web pages I visit,when I click onto links from them I get no response. I use AOL and have XP as my operating system.Could anyone please advise?

  scooby43 10:59 09 Mar 2003

Hi Heinzy
do you have a firewall ? because I believe these can cause problems getting to web pages?

cheers

  VoG™ 11:04 09 Mar 2003

Do you have a pop-up stopper? If so you may need to SHIFT+CLICK or CTRL+CLICK to get them to open.

  Heinzy 11:22 09 Mar 2003

I have no firewall and no pop-up stopper!

  VoG™ 11:31 09 Mar 2003

I'm not sure about AOL but this is a fix for Internet Explorer

http:// support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;Q281679

Copy the above, paste into address bar, delete the space after // click Go and follow the repair procedure.

  woodchip 11:34 09 Mar 2003

I think you will find it is the built in security of AOL you should be able to override it in the settings

  Tom123 12:08 09 Mar 2003

you can try changing the access numbers that you use to get onto aol, maybe that will help?

  Andsome 12:31 09 Mar 2003

You SHOULD have a firewall

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