Storage forum

Question

Seagate support

by Willy / April 15, 2013 11:12 PM PDT

I tried today with: www.seagate.com goes to webpage and then when I click on support it becomes a Russian version. I did nothing to my browser, so I wonder how others see this.

I see the translate from browser but that fails. The click on proper webpage is available for "language version" but this has never happened before what gives?

TIA -----Willy Happy

Answer This Ask For Clarification
Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: Seagate support
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: Seagate support
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.

All Answers

Collapse -
Answer
Works fine for me - in English
by wpgwpg / April 16, 2013 12:05 AM PDT
In reply to: Seagate support

Willy, have you tried clearing your browser cache? I just tried www.seagate.com with Chrome, Firefox, and IE9, and in all 3 cases it worked for me in English, no sign of Russian. If it's not your browser cache, maybe you should boot to Safe Mode and check for viruses.

Tada! Grin

Collapse -
Fixed for now
by Willy / April 16, 2013 1:20 AM PDT

I use Chrome and when it repeatedly when to a Russian support website, I exit out. I later tried IE and it did OK. I then re-tried Chrome and it was correct. Go figure...

I *might* have accidently hit the language key selection, but that's a guess. The browser is OK now, but I'll keep an eye on it. As for any virus, etc., that isn't a problem with my PC, it's well protected, though it could happen. Scans came-up negative. I just posted the ? because I thought it odd and wondered if anyone else ran across this. thanks ----Willy Wink

Popular Forums
icon
Computer Help 51,224 discussions
icon
Computer Newbies 10,453 discussions
icon
Laptops 20,090 discussions
icon
Security 30,722 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 20,937 discussions
icon
Windows 10 1,295 discussions
icon
Phones 16,252 discussions
icon
Windows 7 7,684 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 15,215 discussions

CNET's Oh, Snap! Sweepstakes

Enter for a chance to win* a 360-degree camera

Do you Snapchat? We want you to snap for this sweepstakes and give you the chance to get your hands on the Theta S so you can make your very own 360-degree videos.