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  Garthyy 11:37 06 Feb 2006
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my friend has just installed a netgear dg834gt router and now gets emails no problems but struggles to get web pages. it seems he has to go to options-privacy-advanced and add each website manually. these problems have only started since installing the wireless network. could it be norton systemworks?

  recap 11:46 06 Feb 2006

I would check the permissions in both Norton and Windows Firewall. It is really only necessary to have one firewall active at any one time.

  Garthyy 12:21 06 Feb 2006

I'll get him to try these and see what happens.

  Garthyy 13:01 06 Feb 2006

He can get emails still but very intermittent internet. Cant even locate the router now. Disabling norton doesnt change a thing - any other ideas? I've only just found out he's running win2000

  Garthyy 13:13 06 Feb 2006

All wireless security is off. ssid is set to broadcast. Going to ask him to try cable, he is disabled and has to wait for someone to help I live 300 miles away so am working fairly blind. please be patient I know he is getting upset.

  Garthyy 15:57 06 Feb 2006

he got a tech guy in who told him it was down to explorer dropping site names. New one on me can anyone enlighten me.

  Garthyy 17:00 06 Feb 2006

it might be so but I cant see it there. I'll try get more info but not promising anything. Thanks to you all for your help very appreciated

  Garthyy 17:03 06 Feb 2006

it might be so but I cant see it there. I'll try get more info but not promising anything. Thanks to you all for your help very appreciated

  Garthyy 17:03 06 Feb 2006

it might be so but I cant see it there. I'll try get more info but not promising anything. Thanks to you all for your help very appreciated

  Garthyy 17:13 06 Feb 2006

it took the techie 90 min to sort out.

  Garthyy 19:24 06 Feb 2006

techie hard wired comp and is back Wed to do laptop and configure Norton. he wrote stuff into system so I'm told. sorry cant be more specific

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