Windows Legacy OS forum

General discussion

a little experiment for XP and IE6 users

save the log in page to favourites

while logged on to XP (or any other forum) click favourites and ''right click'' the log in page, select ''open in new window''

log in page? or profile?

Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: a little experiment for XP and IE6 users
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: a little experiment for XP and IE6 users
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.
Collapse -
Re:a little experiment for XP and IE6 users

In reply to: a little experiment for XP and IE6 users

Interesting, I got profile.

Rod

Collapse -
experiment

In reply to: a little experiment for XP and IE6 users

I got log in page.Whats it all about alfie?

Collapse -
XP and IE6

In reply to: a little experiment for XP and IE6 users

This system went back to log on screen. Tho it may be an invalid result. All zones in IE are set to max protection.

Also C-net's web page in IE has a white background, blue lettering for links, no visible frames. Firefox is showing yellow/gold background with center frame for links within C-net and forums. Yellow frame on right for ads.

Bill

Collapse -
Log-in page for me.....

In reply to: a little experiment for XP and IE6 users

and I lost the current log in. I had to log in again.

Collapse -
What am I doing wrong?

In reply to: a little experiment for XP and IE6 users

The login page (if you mean the "WELCOME to CNET Forums" page) is in Favorites. If I am in any forum, or anywhere else for that matter, and I click on Favourites, and then right click the page ID, there is no "Open in new window" choice; just an "Open" choice. Clicking on this opens the login page in the same window wheree I was, overwriting whatever had been there.

Popular Forums

icon
Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
icon
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
icon
Laptops 21,181 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
icon
Phones 17,137 discussions
icon
Security 31,287 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
icon
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
icon
Windows 10 2,657 discussions

SMART HOME

This one tip will help you sleep better tonight

A few seconds are all you need to get a better night's rest.