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Excite.com problems

by Bill Veik / April 28, 2005 12:01 AM PDT

All of a sudden I um unable to access any part of Excite.com for my custommized settings or my e-mail. This particular site just hangs, but it is the only site that I have problems with.

I am running XP (completely updated), AVG Antivirus, Microsoft Spyware Beta, and a combo of Spybot and X-Cleaner. All systems test clear, and excite.com is listed as a trusted site in IE. Any ideas where the problem lies? Thanks.

Bill Veik
billveikz@talkamerica.net

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Try this
by mackman / April 28, 2005 12:38 AM PDT
In reply to: Excite.com problems

in IE options go to privacy>sites and allow www.excite.com

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cookies...
by dyspyzthespyz / April 28, 2005 1:27 AM PDT
In reply to: Excite.com problems

excite.com likes to flood a system with cookies. most peoples puters "defenses" don't allow it forcing you to completly allow all cookies or perhaps trying what the previous poster had suggested. i say, and its just me, if a place like exite.com absoluly has to add it's tracking cookies amoung oters, why go there? if it is just for the free email, yahoo or hotmail would be a better choice as with them, you do not have to subscibe to SPAM, just see ads from time to time, and both offer better security and more starage.

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Cookies
by Bill Veik / April 28, 2005 1:46 AM PDT
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My system is set to allow all cookies-I use google toolbar and other things so there are 0 popups. I run spy audit every 3 days to make a list of the damaging cookies and manually delete them. Nothing has visually changed on my system, its just that this 1 site (already an apporved site in my privacy settings) does not work. RegScrub finds 0 problems.

What about running IspFix and altering winsock?

Thanks for the responses.

Bill Veik

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