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950 views

Cannot browse external website with IE8 but still can with Firefox

Yesterday at my workplace something happened that meant that I could no longer visit any sites apart from from those within the company Intranet with IE8 any more. This also applies to Chrome, which ...
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3answers
2k views

Firefox does not play .AVI video but Internet Explorer does

I have a new PC running Windows 7 and Office 2010. My default browser is Firefox. I also have a website that was produced entirely in-house and is hosted by one.com (genesiswatchmaking.co.uk). On the ...
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1answer
302 views

Chrome, Firefox and IE all blank pages

IE, Chrome and Firefox are, no matter what page I go to, coming up blank. No content whatsoever. If you view source in all three browsers it is blank. Yet, if you use Wireshark the appropriate ...
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4answers
161 views

Internet Explorer 8, Firefox, Office, and other programs are not displaying correctly

I'm trying to help my father with his computer, he had some viruses that were removed by a local company, but since their cleanup everything has been displaying very weirdly. Here are some examples: ...
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1answer
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internet explorer 9 slow on some intranet websites

It seems we found some problems recently with some of our intranet websites. When the page loads on one computer with IE9 the rendering is very slow (more than 2 minutes). If the page is loaded with ...
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1answer
759 views

IE8, Mozilla Firefox, not displaying website icons, links, images. WinXP

After moving to an area my previous internet provider didn't cover and waiting a week for the local internet company to come, they hooked up a new router and after two days, my desktop icons were ...
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0answers
485 views

Internet Explorer and Firefox crash, but Chrome doesn't?

I have a system where either IE 8 or Firefox 3.5 will crash out without any error message, and do this spontaneously after about 1 or 2 minutes of being open. Chrome, however, is stable and doesn't ...
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JavaScript not working locally in any browser

I am operating on Windows7 with IE8, Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari and Opera. JavaScript will work on the live site but it won't work on any local site I am testing in any browser. I don't get an ...
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Browser freeze-ups really getting on my nerves. Please help!!! How to stop this?

I have a relatively new Windows 7 laptop (Gateway NV79). Inexplicably, all browsers on the machine periodically freeze-up for 10-20 seconds while browsing common popular sites - Gmail, Facebook, ...
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2answers
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How to fix the IETab extension work under Firefox 3.6?

I'm a happy user of Firefox, but I sometimes need to access sites using IE (at work, mainly). Until now, I've used IETab which works fine... until you want to update to Firefox 3.6. The update program ...
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2answers
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Browsers hang when loading web pages

HP Laptop with Windows Vista Home Premium, Service Pack 2. Problem affects IE8 and Firefox. When attempting to browse most web sites, browser loads web site title in browser's title bar, then ...
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1answer
113 views

Why can't this site be viewed properly by Firefox?

The following web page cannot be viewed properly by Firefox: http://personel.saglik.gov.tr/ When I try to view it on Firefox (3.5.5), the source code of the page shows up. OTOH, it can be viewed by ...
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353 views

“install Chrome” Ad on IE8

Why does the "Install Chrome" ad appear on IE8 when opening Google home page and not for Firefox?
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6k views

how to troubleshoot flash player on Internet Explorer 8?

I have installed flashplayer 10 for Firefox 3.5 and Internet Explorer 8 on Windows 7 x64. When I visit Test Adobe Shockwave & Flash Players page in IE8 I see a blank square where the flash ...
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1answer
788 views

Can Firefox have 2 Windows or Tabs open side by side, each for a different profile (one for work, one for personal use)? IE 8 can but can't remember the profiles

It seems that Firefox can use ProfileManager by firefox.exe -ProfileManager but then it seems like if a profile "work" and another profile "personal" are created, you can't have them side by side ...
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4answers
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Does Chrome use a different DNS server from Firefox and IE which use the OS default?

Is the common set up for Chrome that it will use a different DNS server, while Firefox and IE will use the OS networking default? My Chrome (including one on virtual PC) will sometimes show ...
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106 views

what's the problem of using 4 browser at the sametime on one pc? [closed]

I have four browsers on my computer. They are: Internet Explorer 8 Mozilla Firefox Safari Opera The default browser is Firefox. My problem is that sometimes the other browsers (except Firefox) ...
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How do I disable automatic cursor placement in web browsers?

Well, pretty much my question is the title. I use Google Chrome, Chromium, Firefox, and Internet Explorer 8 and was wondering how I could disable the automatic cursor placement when accessing ...