Unable to access Hotmail on PC with XP Home

  the mole 12:42 14 Jul 2004
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I am unable to access my Hotmail account on my friends PC where I occassionally stay. I can get to the hotmail website but when I try to sign on it gives the message "This page is unavailable" yet I can access it from other PCs running XP.

I have been through MS Knowledge Base Article 322610 but still unable to access Hotmail account.

Can anyone help please ASAP

Thanks

  xania 13:01 14 Jul 2004
  wee eddie 22:32 14 Jul 2004

I am not very knowledgeable on such things but it sounds plausible.

Anyway it will cause the problem to bump up the list.

  the mole 23:32 14 Jul 2004

We tried disabling the firewall but it didn't help at all. I thought it might be some cookie blocker/manager or perhaps cookie restriction.
How can I check if there is some form of blocker please?

  TomJerry 23:48 14 Jul 2004

Some organizations block hotmail access if it is work PC.

  vinnyo123 02:31 15 Jul 2004

try to manually let IE accept cookie tools>options>privacy>edit>"add site and always allow"

  vinnyo123 02:23 16 Jul 2004

If your question was answered you should mark solved.So everyone can benefit from the solution.

  the mole 08:37 16 Jul 2004

I thought I had clicked resolved yesterday.

  TomJerry 09:38 16 Jul 2004

?

  wee eddie 13:39 16 Jul 2004

When a problem has been solved.

It is helpful to others, who may have had a similar problem. To tell us what it was that you did to solve the problem.

That is, apart from ticking the box.

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