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Firefox wont open some site pages


MuDelta
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On my family (second) computer I cannot open some pages within a site eg My Posts in PCA and others elsewhere but there is no problem with other machines - this one for example. Clearly, it has something to do with the machine (runs XP). the machine I am writing this on has W 7. I have uninstalled and reinstalled Firefox (19.02) & updated plug-ins, all to no effect. Help!!

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alexalbert

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Try Opera web browser for open the sites

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MuDelta

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I have shut down the PC T firewall and started the windows one. Everything works perfectly with this. Is the Windows one good enough? Just remember the best is the enemy of the good (Voltaire).

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spuds

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Windows firewall does the job, some people like it some don't.

Personally I don't use PCTool products, since having a problem some years ago. There are a number of well recommended 'free anti' products out there, that do the jobs intended.

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Bris

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If I remember rightly the XP firwall only monitored incoming traffic and not outgoing. This was changed to monitor both ways in Vista and later.

I guess that there are still plenty of people using it quite successfully.

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