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Firefox work fine on my desktop running xp but explorer does not any suggestions , it just started this rtecently. Explorer 8. Explorer says it canot find the sites, but firefox does fine have used both for 3 years
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  1. Exit all programs, including Internet Explorer (if it is running).
  2. If you use Windows XP, click Start, and then click Run. Type the following command in the Open box, and then press ENTER:inetcpl.cplIf you use Windows Vista, click StartCollapse this imageExpand this imageStart button. Type the following command in the Start Search box, and then press ENTER:inetcpl.cplThe Internet Options dialog box appears.
  3. Click the Advanced tab.
  4. Under Reset Internet Explorer settings, click Reset. Then click Reset again.
  5. When Internet Explorer finishes resetting the settings, click Close in the Reset Internet Explorer Settings dialog box.
  6. Start Internet Explorer again.


If this does not correct the problem uninstall internet explorer from the add remove programs section of the control panel and re install internet explorer from this location.
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
It worked and I am doing just fine thanks
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