I cannot open web page links

  Intenso 14:40 05 Sep 03


I am having a problem with accessing links everywhere.

When I press the link a new page comes up but there is nothing there just have the surrounding bars. I have the hour glass but nothing loads so I get fed up of waiting and cancel. I am with Virgin and am usng a Speedtouch 330 modem. I have repaired IE6 checked for spyware and virus' and now I am completely out of ideas.

I e-mailed Virgin support but they have not got back to me.

Any advice would be gratefully received.


  VoG II 14:46 05 Sep 03

http:// support.microsoft.com/?kbid=281679

Copy this, paste into address bar, remove the space after // and click Go.

Follow the instructions.

  Stuartli 16:39 05 Sep 03

Or try Proxomitron (it's in Downloads or Sept 2003 issue cover disk of Computer Sho---r!).

If you do install Proxomitron make sure that you follow the instructions exactly(!); when filling in website order form fields etc you may have to use the Bypass facility temporarily.

Proxomitron also prevents adverts and popups appearing.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Nintendo Switch (Nintendo NX) release date, price, specs and preview trailer: Codename NX console…

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

8 things designers (and brands) need to know about the modern woman

How to speed up a slow Mac: 19 great tips to make an iMac, MacBook or Mac mini run faster | Speed…