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Discussion in 'Tech Talk' started by MrMurphy, May 4, 2005.

  1. MrMurphy

    MrMurphy ********* Moderator Moderator Millennium Member Lifetime Member

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    Hotmail keeps telling me "You need to enable cookies on your browser or we won't let you check your mail".


    My Cookies ARE enabled as far as I can tell. I'm using Internet Exploder, the current version.


    Anybody know how to fix this? ANNOYING! I fixed it once and now THAT fix doesn't do it.
     
  2. DaNoblest

    DaNoblest

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    when they tell you that do you see a little red circle at the bottom right of your browser(assuming you have ie)
     

  3. fastvfr

    fastvfr Ancient Tech

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    http://www.mozilla.org/

    I'll bet this works a little better. Either Firefox or the full Moz suite, take your pick.
     
  4. David_G17

    David_G17 /\/\/\/\/\/\/\/

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    might try this:

    tools -> internet options -> privacy -> advanced

    "override automatice cookie handling" should be unchecked.

    if that doesn't work, might try
    tools -> internet options -> privacy -> sites

    type hotmail.com in the blank and click "allow"
     
  5. It might be the level of security in your firwall or internet security settings.