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Please help, its really inconvenient!... something to do with cookies/settings?...

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escape Wed 09-Jul-08 20:04:37

All of a sudden I'm unable to log on to anything.
except mumsnet and my email account which I am permanantly logged on to wink
eg. as soon as I try to log into internet banking I get the error screen 9standard IE one) same for facebook wink and ebay.
i had to go to an internet cafe yesterday to book some flights as soon as I tried to submit m,y card details error again

I have chec ked my settings, but I must be missing something...
Please help, I need to get stuff done!

escape Wed 09-Jul-08 20:14:02

bump as I'm sure is something really simple
pretty please

nannynick Wed 09-Jul-08 20:25:35

Are you getting a specific error code?

Have you already tried the usual:
Reboot Computer
If using a router, reboot the router
Virus Scan and Spyware scan

Check for new software having been installed... have you noticed anything new recently?

If you install another browser - such as FireFox - do you get the same issues?

escape Wed 09-Jul-08 20:42:10

its the standard 'page cannot be displayed'
error message

nannynick Wed 09-Jul-08 20:55:06

Could be a DNS issue.

If using Windows XP, try:

Start, Run
type: CMD
type: ipconfig /flushdns
type: exit

If using broadband, could be worth unplugging your broadband connection (from the phone line) waiting 20 mins, then plugging back in. That with luck that will renew your connection.

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