firefox connection problem

  jagx400 23:01 25 Jul 06

I am with NTL 10 mb and for the past hour I cannot connect to the internet with Firefox unless I go into tools-options-general connection settings, the manualy proxy connection is ticked and some ip address is there, if i change it to direct connection to tje internet it connects fine but when i shyt Firefox and restart it , it goes back to manual proxy connection, and i have to change it again, any ideas as to why it wont stay on direct connection please..By the way internet explorer works fine

  wbiggchiefy 23:12 25 Jul 06

You sure you are clicking Apply then Ok when u change the settings - this is usually the cause

  jagx400 23:13 25 Jul 06

there is no apply button to click

  phono 23:15 25 Jul 06

If it's any consolation I've had the same problem, possibly a bug in the software.

  jagx400 23:20 25 Jul 06

it only started playing up tonight maybe the manual proxy connection ip address is down.

  wbiggchiefy 23:25 25 Jul 06

sorry get that option cos of network I think - u tried the start run ipconfig commands ??

  wbiggchiefy 23:27 25 Jul 06

once one of the gurus sees this problem they will prob sort in short order

  jagx400 23:35 25 Jul 06

having to use IE yuk, no tabbed browsing

  jagx400 09:58 26 Jul 06


  jagx400 12:06 26 Jul 06

In case anyone has the same problem, I found the answer here click here
cured the problem.

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